Chili Cookoff


Community Chili Cook Off….

Join in the family friendly fun competition for the best chili in the greater Grand Rapids area.

November 6, 2021

Location:  New Life Community Church 17659 Woodburn Ave. Grand Rapids, Ohio

  • No charge to compete or to participate.
  • Competitors need to register prior to October 31.
  • Competitors will make a homemade chili (no store mixes) at home, that will be left at the church hall by 5:30 on November 6 in a crockpot that is around 6 quarts in size.
  • Chilis are judged by participants who are given a sample of each chili and asked to choose their favorite.
  • Prizes will be awarded for the top 5 chilis. Categories of judging: Creativity, Heat, Appearance, and Flavor
  • Following the judging, the chili will be available to share with the community.
  • Chips, crackers, breads, desserts and drinks will be provided.