A Fried Chicken Festival Is Coming To Wellington This Summer And Tickets Are On Sale Now

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Wellington Fried Chicken Festival 2022

Wellington will welcome a delicious Wellington Fried Chicken Festival early next year. Indeed, on February 25 and 26, you can indulge in all the chicken imaginable at this wonderful foodie festival.

Like the one in Auckland, the festival promises to be bigger and better than ever. Already, they have an incredible line up of fried chicken participants, including some of Wellington’s most eligible restaurants and food trucks. Check out the video from last summers event below.

Expect the greatest food porn of fried chicken-inspired dishes for the whole day down at the lush Frank Kitts Park. There will be three sessions, the first taking place on Friday, February 25 from 4-8pm. Meanwhile, the second will take place on Saturday, February 26 from 11am to 2.30pm, and the last session from 4-8pm.


Excitingly, there will be an array of craft wine and beer, fun activities and live music to keep all you food enthusiasts entertained while you chow down on some scrumptious varieties of chicken. Plus, all meals will be capped at $10, so you don’t need to worry about spending a fortune.

Wonderfully, you can opt to purchase your ticket now via the Fried Chicken Fest website. Definitely, you can’t miss this iconic chicken festival in Wellington this summer.

📍 Frank Kitts Park, Jervois Quay, Wellington 

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