Wingapalooza Tickets on Sale Today!

Sample wings from area restaurants, caterers, food trucks and our ‘Home Chef’ competition winner

Fairbanks, AK, September 16 – SMG of Alaska event planners are preparing for the 2nd Annual Wingapalooza presented by Alaska Fuel Distributors, taking place Sunday September 29th at 2:00 p.m. at the Carlson Center. Come on out and enjoy an afternoon of wings, beer, live music, games, and corn hole!

Sample wings from a variety of area restaurants, caterers, food trucks, and our recently named TDL Staffing Home Chef Champion and vote for your favorite to be crowned “Lord of the Wings!”

The event will feature live music provided by local band, Firewall. Sign up in advance for the Corn Hole Tournament sponsored by Buick GMC of Fairbanks; $10 per team. Enter your name to participate in the wing eating contest! Participants will be chosen at random. Entertain yourself with yard games and a giant inflatable boxing ring, sponsored by Shannon Fortune, State Farm.

In addition to delicious wings, carrots, celery and dip stations will be included with admission. Additional side items will also be available for purchase, such as: beer cheese fries, onion rings, and more by SMG Savor Catering.

Not sure which beer to pair with your wings? Check out the Alaska Craft Beer tasting – 4 different craft beers, plus a 16 oz. pour of your choice, along with a commemorative glass for $15.00.

In addition to delicious wings, carrots, celery and dip stations will be included with admission. Additional side items will also be available for purchase, such as: beer cheese fries, onion rings, and more by SMG Savor Catering.

General admission tickets are $25.00. VIP tickets, which include a private table and cocktail service, are $50.00. Additional fees may apply. VIP Tickets are extremely limited so purchase early! This is a 21+ event only. You must be 21 years old, or older, unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to attend this event.

Tickets go on sale on Tuesday September 17th at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at the Carlson Center Box Office or Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are limited so get yours early!

Thank you to the 2019 event sponsors, including: Alaska Fuel Distributors, MAC Federal Credit Union, State Farm Shannon Fortune, TDL Staffing, Chevy Buick GMC of Fairbanks, iHeart Media, Savor Catering by SMG and SMG of Alaska.

For full event details, including participating vendors, Wing Eating Contest Application, Corn Hole Tournament application, and an updated list of participating vendors, please visit www.carlson-center.com/wingapalooza

About The Carlson Center

The Carlson Center is located on the banks of the Chena River, features the only trade show

decorating capabilities in the interior, plentiful parking, handicap accessibility, on-site catering, and

a professional staff with experience in meeting and event planning.

About SMG
Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to 243 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 19 million square feet of exhibition space and more than 1.5 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s NRG Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering companies, currently serving more than 140 accounts worldwide. For more information visit www.smgworld.com.

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