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Wings and Rings Continued Expansion in Texas with Grand Opening Event in Harlingen on September 25th

The Cincinnati-based sports restaurant and bar franchise opened a new location in Harlingen, Texas and offered customers the chance to win free wings for a year.

By Erica InmanStaff Writer
SPONSOREDUpdated 9:09AM 09/26/23

HARLINGEN, TEXAS – Wings and Rings, the 85-unit restaurant and bar franchise, continued its growth with a new restaurant in Harlingen, Texas. Nearly 40 years ago, Wings and Rings served its first wings in Cincinnati, Ohio, and now the lively, elevated sports bar concept is bringing good food and fun times to communities all over the country.

Continuing its growth trajectory, the newest location located at 6710 W Expy 83, Harlingen, Texas 78552 opened on September 25th. This new location is owned by Carlos Guzman, who also owns the Brownsville, Texas location.

The Grand Opening event featured many contests and giveaways for the restaurant’s local community. Guests who were present prior to the store opening on September 25th entered into a drawing to win free wings for a year. 20 winners were selected prior to the store opening at 11:00am.

Additionally, a ribbon cutting ceremony, featuring Harlingen City Council members, took place at 10:30am on September 25th to commemorate the store’s opening. The first 250 customers on Opening Day received a Wings and Rings bottle koozie.

“We are excited to be growing in the restaurant and bar industry,” explained Dan Doulen, Director of Franchising and Real Estate. “Harlingen is an excellent addition and we are really looking forward to seeing its success.”

Wings and Rings is focused on driving growth through single-unit and multi-unit franchise opportunities available throughout the U.S. They are currently focusing on continuing development near other existing locations across several states including Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Texas, California, Florida and more.

The Grand Opening event in Harlingen was the sports restaurant and bar brand’s third of the year with at least one additional opening planned before the end of 2023.


Established in 1984 in Cincinnati, Ohio, Wings and Rings is THE club-level sports restaurant and bar with Craveworthy Wings and Rings, My Place Service and a Club-Level Ambiance, all to encourage social connections. Whether it’s enjoying a bit of banter, catching up over the game, finding new craft beer favorites, or celebrating a big win, Wings and Rings is the place where everyone can kick back, enjoy life, and champion everyday moments. With 85 units across the globe, Wings and Rings is changing the sports restaurant category, making elevated food and beverage experiences accessible to all fans. For more information, please visit and

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