HOBOKEN -- The first annual “A Wing and a Prayer” cook-off will be held on Saturday Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. at the Elks Club. The title of “Best Chicken Wings in Hoboken” is up for grabs. All proceeds will be directed toward support of local families and individuals impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
Contestants include: City Bistro, Hotel Victor, Liberty Lounge & Grill, Maxwell’s, 1 Republik, Hoboken Bar & Grill, Mikie Squared, Marty O’Brien’s, Zak’s Oak Bar & Restaurant, and Wicked Wolf. Sponsors include Hoboken Elks Club and Munchies. Tickets to "A Wing and a Prayer" are $40 and include all-you-can-eat wings, sides, desserts, beer and wine - and the ability to cast your vote for Hoboken’s Best Chicken Wings. A silent auction and 50-50 raffle will also be held.
St. Francis Helpers, a philanthropic and outreach organization associated with St. Francis Church, 308 Jefferson St, is hosting the event.