There is plenty of space available yet for contestants and the entry fee is only $10.00.
All you need to do is sign up by contacting Mary Beth Rice at 920-373-1216 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign up today.
It is easy to participate. All you need to do is make your favorite or signature CHILI and bring either 3 gallons or one large nesco roaster full and let the fun begin. Three local chefs will judge the entries and the people will decide the “PEOPLES CHOICE” winner by their votes.
There are great cash prizes too! First place wins $200.00, 2nd place gets $125.00 and 3rd place wins $75.00. The People’s Choice winner will receive a Racheal Ray 12 Qt. covered stockpot filled with cooking supplies valued at over $100.00.
The Chili Cook Off is Sat., Sept. 8th. Right here in Oconto Falls. It starts with contestants setting up at 9:00 A.M. , judging by the 3 local chefs at 10:30 A.M. and tasting open to the public at 11:00 A.M. Chili and beverages will be available for purchase.
The Chili Cook Off is a fundraiser for the Oconto Falls Lioness Club and the Avenue of Lights Project. The Lioness Club is raising funds to pay for the electrical upgrades done along the Beach and the river so that the Avenue of Lights can continue and even be bigger and better. The Lioness Club truly feels that the Avenue of Lights is something that is worthwhile for the community and has pledged to keep it going.
So grab your soup ladle, stock pot and that favorite Chili recipe and join the Oconto Falls Lioness Club in their 2nd . annual Lioness Chili Cook Off. We are looking forward to seeing you!!
Mary Beth Rice,
Oconto Falls Lioness Club and Avenue of Lights Committee