In St. Peters, Hundreds Camp Out for Chicken Wings
The Buffalo Wild Wings grand opening in St. Peters today was about more than just free wings for a year to the first 100 people in line.
It was also about bonding over a collective love of chicken wings.
Austin Hughes rests after partying on the sidewalk all night long, while reserving his spot in line for free wings.
Most wing lovers arrived to the sidewalks of Buffalo Wild Wings, 179-C Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Wednesday evening for the 11 a.m. grand opening today.
Among ways to kill boredom, an intense football game broke out in the parking lot at 3 a.m.
As Dylan Haggerty put it, ''After an experience like tonight, I think we'll do this at every Buffalo Wild Wings grand opening." Godspeed, Dylan.
One group met at the grand opening of the Wentzville Buffalo Wild Wings this past March and remained. friends. They met again at Mid Rivers location Wednesay.
Christina Linnenbringer, Buffalo Wild Wings marketing manager, said one guy arrived at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, but the afternoon rain forced him to leave.
Attending Buffalo Wild Wings on Friday is the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales and Bud Girls, and on Sunday, Fredbird. The next grand opening will be in Belleville, Illinois in October.