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Something That Matters Chili Cookoff for Charity

  • Sully's Irish Pub 860 1st Street West Des Moines, IA 50265 (map)

Chili Cook Off to benefit The Food Bank of Iowa!

Please bring non-expired and/or non-perishable food to donate to the Food Bank. No limit on the items that can be donated! Each item donated counts as $1 towards samples/bowls.

Samples = $1
Bowl of chili = $5
Unlimited samples = $20

Entries and setup 12pm- 2pm.

Judging at 2pm. 

Awards & raffle at 4pm.

Categories are:

Judges choice (grand champion)

Crowd favorite

Most unusual

Best beef only

Best chicken only

Best pork only

Best vegetarian

Best vegan

Best Cornbread ($5 entry fee with a chili, $10 stand-alone entry fee)

Anyone that would like to enter a pot of chili please contact Brian Pitt McCleary @ 515-371-5271. 

Entry fee is $25 per pot. Entry fees may also be sponsored by an area business! If you do have someone to sponsor you, please get some business cards or some information about their business so we can advertise for them and list them as a sponsor to you and the event!

This is a family-friendly event, so kids are welcome.

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