Wingstop of Lake Charles to Host Atomic Wing Eating Contest September 1

Wingstop of Lake Charles to Host Atomic Wing Eating Contest September 1

Wingstop of Lake Charles is spicing up Labor Day Weekend with a grand opening celebration and Atomic Wing Eating Challenge Saturday, September 1, at 2:30 p.m.

Located at 2950 Ryan Street in Lake Charles, Wingstop will award first, second and third place to the top three contestants who finish the most Atomic-flavored wings in 90 seconds. First-place will receive a $100 Wingstop gift card, second-place a $50 Wingstop gift card and third-place a $25 Wingstop gift card.

Radio stations KISS-FM 92.1 and 107- JAMZ will be onsite back-to-back for live radio broadcasts and giveaways throughout the day with KISS-FM opening the event from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. followed by 107-JAMZ wrapping up the event from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

“We are the wing experts, and an Atomic wing-eating challenge featuring our hottest flavor is the perfect way to introduce the community to Wingstop,” said Wingstop owner and operator Rahul Agrawal. “We’re excited to see who can handle the most Atomic wings.”


Wingstop of Lake Charles will host an Atomic wing-eating challenge to celebrate their Grand Opening. Made with habanero peppers, Atomic are the spiciest wings on the Wingstop menu.


Contestants can register in-store. The first contestant to eat the most Atomic-flavored wings on Saturday, September 1, will be crowned the Wingstop Atomic Wing Champion. Prizes and giveaways throughout the event include:

  • 1st Place – $100 Wingstop gift card
  • 2nd Place – $50 Wingstop gift card
  • 3rd Place – $25 Wingstop gift card
  • Wingstop Atomic Challenge t-shirt


Saturday, September 1, 2:30 p.m.


Lake Charles, LA
2950 Ryan Street

Wingstop Lake Charles is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. More information is available at or (337) 436-WING (9464).

For Wingstop franchise information, please visit

Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Richardson, Texas, Wingstop has more than 515 restaurants open across the United States and Mexico. With a sole focus on chicken wings, the Wingstop menu features 10 wing flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ and Louisiana Rub. Wings are made fresh, cooked-to-order and customers can also choose from homemade side dishes including Wingstop’s award winning fresh-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced eight consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a Top 10 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, and has been voted ‘best wings’ in markets across the country. Troy Aikman, three-time Super Bowl champion and Hall of Fame quarterback, has served as the chain’s national spokesman since 2003 and recently joined the Wingstop Board of Directors. Wingstop was acquired in 2010 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 $1.0 billion. For more information visit, or