5th Annual Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Join us for the Boardwalk's 5th Annual Chili Cook-Off! Bring your appetite and join the fun as both professional and amateur chefs work their culinary magic and compete for the title of Best Chili!
9:00am-10:00am: Preparation period (no heat)
10:00am-1:00pm: Cooking period
10:00am: Tasting kits go on sale
1:00pm: Public tasting begins
4:00pm: Winners announced at the Beach Amphitheater
Try Some Chili!
Boardwalk admission is free! Just purchase tasting kits to sample chili from dozens of competitors.
Tasting Kits are $9 each.
Each kit Includes 5 taste tickets, spoon, cup, and a People's Choice ballot.
A portion of the proceeds from Chili tasting kit sales will benefit Haven of Hope.
Enter a Team!
The competition features four categories:
- Amateur Red
- Amateur Vegetarian Red
- Professional Red
- Professional Vegetarian Red
Awards will be given for Best Chili in each category, plus People's Choice, Most Tasted, and Most Original Booth.