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Calling all wing worshipers! National Chicken Wing Day is set for July 29 and six local spots will welcome those looking to celebrate through a variety of preparations (one even requires you sign a waiver). The various restaurants and their chicken wing offerings are outlined below.

Timothy O'Toole's Pub - Streeterville
Award-winning wings by Chef Corey Grupe include: mild; spicy; extra spicy; volcanic; traditional buffalo; BBQ; chipotle BBQ; and garlic ginger. Wings are served with celery and carrot sticks with the choice of ranch or bleu cheese. In celebration of National Chicken Wing Day, an order of 10 wings will be $8 on Wednesday, July 29 (regularly $10). Orders of 20/$19; 30/$28; 50/$45. Timothy O'Toole's is open from 11 a.m.-3 a.m. 622 N. Fairbanks Court, Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 642-0700

Cactus Bar and Grill - Loop/Financial District

Chef Glenn Pistorio offers "Death Valley" chicken wings with a variety of sauces: mild; hot; BBQ; spicy BBQ; sweet Thai chili; garlic honey mustard; and the waiver-required "insane" sauce (seven pieces per order, $8). Guests may choose ranch or bleu cheese dressing. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. 404 S. Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60607

Stout Barrel House and Galley - River North

Stout suggests pairing their Sriracha Maple, Korean BBQ or buffalo chicken wings ($12) with a pint of Ska Brewing's True Blonde Ale. The chef-driven, American comfort fare menu will be offered from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on July 29. 642 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654 312-475-1390

Ani Sushi + Japanese Kitchen - Lakeview
For a slightly different take, try Chef Shin Matsuda's Kushiyaki, a chicken thigh with togarashi and yuzu kosho, prepared on a robata grill ($5). Pair your skewers with Arami/Ani's custom brewed sake, Ichi No Tori. 5-10 p.m. 3056 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657

The Happ Inn - North Shore/Northfield
Chef Freddy Sanchez features chicken wings with buffalo, BBQ or sans dressing, served with ranch for $10. Need wings for a group? The Happ Inn offers platters of wings for carryout, available in 30 piece ($30) or 60 piece ($57). For a meal with chicken wings, try their famous General Happ's Fried Chicken with french fries and coleslaw, $16 (all white or dark meat, $4). 4-10 p.m. 305 Happ Road, Northfield, IL 60093 847-784-9200

Fuller House - Downtown Hinsdale

This newly opened upscale pub is the perfect place for a suburban wing day celebration. Fuller House offers chicken wings with buffalo sauce, hot sauce or BBQ sauce, served with celery, carrots and the choice of bleu cheese or ranch dressing for $11. Pair your wings with a draft brew, seasonal bourbon lemonade or classic craft cocktail. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 35 E. First Street, Hinsdale, IL 60521 630-568-5466


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