“Chili with Beans”
“Chili without Beans”
“Wild Card Chili” (wild game,vegetarian, etc.)
There will also be an award for Best Booth Design so put your creative cowboy hat on pardner!
Each team will bring enough
precooked chili to feed approximately 30 people in a large pot or slow cooker,
along with toppings, plus your own extension cords, tables, hot plates, small canopy,
Bunsen burners, hot pads, ladles and any other items that are necessary to keep the chili hot and serveable.
Electric outlets are available on a limited basis.
NOTE: disposable bowls, spoons and napkins will be provided by the BSC.
The cost to register a team is$35.The teams must submit their team name when registering,
for example – “TheRed-Hot Chili Mamas” (already taken!).
Registration will be set up on theBenders Landing website, with payments made through PayPal.
We are also seeking 12 volunteers (3
groups of 4) with cast-iron stomachs to judge the chili and choose the winner
in each category. Of the three category winners, a grand champion will be
chosen. In addition, those in attendance will be able to cast their votes for
the “People’s Choice” winner by putting a quarter or more into a voting box
located on their teams booth and the one with the most $$$ wins. *ALL of these
proceeds will be donated to Angel Reach as well.
This event is open to the entire
Benders Community at large and their guests.
Entry into the event will
cost $5.00 and will include one bowl of chili.
A quart of your favorite
chili to take home will cost $10.00
Frito pies for the “kiddo’s” will also
be available for $2 .
For $1, the ingredients for S’mores will be provided to
prepare over a supervised fire pit for kid’s of all ages.
BYO favorite beverage to enjoy with your chili and friends.
Bottled water will be available for purchase.
Beer/Wine will be permitted.
+ Proceeds from this event will go to the BSC to help fund this year's events,
A minimum of 10% from this event will be donated to the Angel Reach Program
(to learn more about Angel Reach, go to www.angelreach.org).