Hooters will host the Worldwide Wing Eating Championship finale on Thursday, July 25 at 7 p.m. at the Original Hooters in Clearwater, Fla. to conclude its nationwide wing eating competition in partnership with Major League Eating (MLE).
Smyrna native and professional eater, Damien Boykin, will compete against the world's top professional ranked eaters in a grueling 10-minute, all-you-can eat contest of Hooters world famous chicken wings for cash prizes and the coveted title of Worldwide Wing Eating Champion.
The stakes are higher than ever before as renowned professional eater Joey Chestnut defends his reigning champion title against two female competitive eating sensations – Miki Sudo, who bested Chestnut in a rib eating contest in Chicago, and Michelle Lesco, who upset the top ranked eater at Ribfest's RibMania.
Hooters will crown the worldwide wing eating champion as part of a weekend-long celebration in advance of National Chicken Wing Day on Monday, July 29. In honor of the holiday, Hooters locations across the country will offer unlimited chicken wings to guests to challenge wing eating enthusiasts across the country to collectively consume one million chicken wings in one day.