Southern Wing Showdown You Won’t Want To Miss

Summer fun has arrived in Atlanta, which means it’s time to celebrate with some good old fashion southern cooking! A Taste of Atlanta produced event,  Springer Mountain Farms is proud to present the annual Southern Wing Showdown on August 5, 2018 at Novare Events venue The Fairmont. This Showdown will bring some of the south’s best chefs from Georgia, Tennessee and South Carolina together for one intense, mouth-watering cook-off that is sure to leave the crowd with satisfied taste buds. Trust us, you won’t want to miss out on the chance to sample Springer Mountain Farm chicken wings prepared by the best chefs around!

Along with plenty of delicious wings, The Southern Wing Showdown will have delicious side dishes, and cool cocktails available to all guests. While you sample the fare, be sure to check out the musical stylings of soul-pop artist, Alex Guthrie (also the 2015 Georgia Americana Artist of the Year).

We encourage you to purchase your tickets early before this year’s Southern Wing Showdown sells out. General admission and VIP tickets are now on sale by visiting online at A new feature of the 2018 Showdown is the all-inclusive ticket, which provides you access to the event as well as an all-access pass to beer, wine, and cocktail samples and as many wings and savory sides you can eat! Proceeds from all ticket sales will benefit Angel Flight Soars and Second Helpings Atlanta. The only thing better than devouring wings at the Southern Wing Showdown is knowing that you are helping such worthy local causes while enjoying those wings!

The host venue, The Fairmont is conveniently located in the trendy Westside, at Huff Road and Fairmont Avenue (on the Atlanta Beltline). Come experience Novare Events’ newest and largest venue, featuring over 19,000 square feet of space for corporate, social and non-profit events. While you are enjoying mouth-watering wings cooked by southern top chefs, be sure to inquire about renting The Fairmont or one of Novare Events’ other five properties for your next wedding, reception or corporate gathering. Each of Novares’ properties are unique and established in Atlanta to meet any need for making event dreams come true. Learn more about Novares’ collection of Atlanta venues by visiting

Angel Flight Soars fills a vital role for patients who need medical care outside the Atlanta area. Private pilots based out of a Hartsfield-Jackson Airport volunteer their time to transport these patients free of charge to get the lifesaving medical treatment they wouldn’t receive otherwise. Founded by Jim Schaeffer in 1983 as a loosely organized group helping patients when possible, Angel Flight Soars has grown to coordinate eight missions a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. For more information on this organization visit online at

Volunteers for Second Helpings Atlanta Inc. have picked up excess food and delivered it to various distribution points since 2004. Surplus foods are donated by restaurants, grocery stores, corporate dining halls, farmer’s markets, and schools. Recipients are front-line agencies that feed the hungry daily throughout many communities in Atlanta. Each year shows significant progression which makes this effort worthwhile. For more information about this organization visit online at