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Wingstop of Crestwood, Ill. Hosting Wing-Eating Contest

7/24/2014

DALLAS (July 24, 2014) – Wingstop, the award-winning chicken wing chain with more than 660 locations, will host an Atomic wing-eating challenge at the Crestwood, Ill. location next Tuesday, July 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. WBBM-FM (B96) will also be on site signing up guests to register for a chance to win Six Flags tickets.

The contest will feature wing fanatics competing to see who can eat the most Atomic wings in three minutes with Crestwood Mayor Louis Presta participating as the judge. The winner will receive free wings for a year, second place will receive a $50 Wingstop gift card and third place will win a $25 Wingstop gift card. During the contest, guests will receive five free wings with the purchase of a 32-oz. Coca-Cola fountain drink.

“This contest is going to get hot, and it’s going to get messy,” said Asheesh Seth, Crestwood Wingstop Brand Partner. “But more importantly, it’s going to be a lot of fun for everyone involved.”

There is still time to register for the wing-eating competition by visiting the restaurant at 13211 S. Cicero Ave., in Crestwood, or by calling the restaurant at 708-385-9464.

Wingstop of Crestwood is open Sunday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to midnight. For more information on Wingstop, including location and franchise information, visit www.wingstop.com.

With a sole focus on cooked-to-order chicken, the Wingstop menu features traditional and boneless wings as well as strips all sauced and tossed in 11 original flavors including fan favorites Mango Habanero, Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan and Original Hot. Sides are made fresh daily including hand-cut seasoned fries, made from #1 Idaho potatoes.

About WingstopFounded in 1994 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Wingstop has more than 660 restaurants open across the United States, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia, with locations coming soon to the United Arab Emirates. The Wing Experts menu features classic and boneless wings with 11 bold, distinctive flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ, Louisiana Rub and Mango Habanero. Wingstop’s wings are always cooked to order, sauced and tossed and served with a variety of house-made sides including Wingstop’s world famous hand-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced more than 10 consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a 2014 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, was ranked the #3 Top Growth Chain by Nation’s Restaurant News and has been voted “best wings” in markets across the country.Wingstop is owned by affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that specializes in business and consumer service companies with attractive growth prospects and revenues ranging from $20 million to over $3 billion. For more information visit www.wingstop.com or www.wingstopfranchise.com. Become a fan of Wingstop by visiting facebook.com/Wingstop or twitter.com/wingstop.



About Wingstop

Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Wingstop has more than 670 restaurants open across the United States, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia, with locations coming soon to the United Arab Emirates. The Wing Experts menu features classic and boneless wings with 11 bold, distinctive flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ, Louisiana Rub and Mango Habanero. Wingstop’s wings are always cooked to order, sauced and tossed and served with a variety of house-made sides including Wingstop’s world famous hand-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced 11 consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a 2014 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, was ranked the #3 Top Growth Chain by Nation’s Restaurant News and has been voted “best wings” in markets across the country. Wingstop is owned by affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that specializes in business and consumer service companies with attractive growth prospects and revenues ranging from $20 million to over $3 billion. For more information visit www.wingstop.com or www.wingstopfranchise.com. Become a fan of Wingstop by visiting facebook.com/Wingstopor twitter.com/wingstop.