Wellington Fried Chicken Fest

Sometimes all we want is epic chicken fried to perfection – this upcoming festival has us sorted

Crispy, piping hot, and mouth-wateringly good – you can expect a bounty of fried chicken delights at the upcoming Fried Chicken Festival, taking place at Frank Kitts Park.

With vendors such as Choice Bros, Dutchy’s Burger Joint, Winner Winner, and the JFC Truck, you can expect a huge variety of delicious food, with both classic and unique fried chicken dishes on offer. You’ll find Southern recipes, tasting plates, Mexican and Japanese flavours, toasties, and burgers. Alongside the savoury plates will be ice-cream, sweets, and desserts to finish off the day. 

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The event showcases the best-fried chicken vendors the region has to offer, along with a range of local craft beer, cider, and wine to make sure you don’t go thirsty. Those after a non-alcoholic bevvie can grab a juice or soda, or hydrate at free water stations available throughout the festival grounds.  

You’ve got three sessions to choose from, Friday 4-8pm, Saturday 11am-2:30pm and Saturday 4-8pm. Whichever one you pick you’re invited to take in the sunshine of a classic February afternoon.

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