Madeira Beach, Florida: World's Largest Chicken Wing

Fresh from the Deep Fryer Sea. A half-ton chicken wing dangledd from a fishing hook on a 14-foot-tall crossbeam, over buckets of mild, medium, and hot sauces.

Address:
192 Johns Pass Boardwalk W., Madeira Beach, FL
Directions:
On the east side of Hwy 699/Gulf Blvd at 129th Ave. W. On the north side of the inlet, on the second floor waterfront outdoor deck of the Johns Pass Village retail plaza, outside the Hooters.
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World's Largest Wing.

World's Largest Chicken Wing

It's on the second floor observation deck at Johns Pass Boardwalk, near the Hooters restaurant: 1,037 pounds of chicken wing sculpture. The deck is also a great spot to watch for shore birds and dolphins.

[Emily, 03/20/2022]
World's Largest Chicken Wing

My boyfriend and I saw this giant chicken wing on our vacation last year. We just made the same vacation, and of course had to come back to this same Hooters -- only to find out the giant chicken wing is gone! I asked where it went, and they said it fell off a while ago. There's no news about it that I could find, so I don't know what happened (if it fell off on its own or if weather had a part in it) or if it will ever come back.

[Courtney D, 06/30/2021]

World's Largest Wing.

World's Largest Chicken Wing

This tribute to the popular deep fried delicacy weighs in at 1,037 lbs., according to the accompanying sign. Another sign warns finger food fans (in nine languages) to not climb on or hang on the "World's Largest Wing."

The giant chicken drumstick replica is displayed on the dockside second story deck of a Hooters, part of a complex of souvenir shacks and restaurants at Johns Pass Village retail plaza. The two sided photo op welcomes anyone to pose with it, either standing fisherman's catch-style, or sitting on a Hooters surf board bench or fake bucket of dipping sauce (in three levels of heat).

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 11/14/2014]

Largest wing.

World's Largest Chicken Wing

Great shopping nearby.

[Jen, 09/29/2012]

But don't be embarrassed to visit Madeira Beach solely to gape at Hooters' dangling chicken part.

World's Largest Wing

World's Largest Chicken Wing

The World's Largest Chicken Wing is at Hooters at St. Johns Pass.

[Ashlei, 05/11/2011]

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