• March 15, 2020


  • High Noon (12:00 pm)


  • University Vineyard Coffee Shop


  • The Chili Cook Off is a free event.  Join us in the coffee shop for all you can eat chili and cornbread.*  
  • Do you have secret family chili recipe or just a favorite chili recipe that delicious? Submit it into our chili cook off for a chance to get your name on our esteemed Chili Cook Off plaque located in the coffee shop.  Bring your prepared chili in a crock pot to share and our judges will be the judge.
  • Prizes awarded for Most Original Chili, Spiciest Chili, and Grand Chili Champion (best overall).  Our 2019 Grand Chili Champion will also get their name engraved on the Chili Cook Off plaque.
  • Let us know you’re participating by filling out the form to the right.  We’ll make sure we have a spot for your fantastic chili.
* Only samples size cups available for contestant’s chili.


2020 – The Do Men’s
2019 – Bruce Cormack
2018 – Christine Morgan
2017 – Barb Christoffersen
2016 – Mark & Nate VanDyke
2015 – The Chapmans
2014 – Karlie Orender
2013 – Bill Beukers
2012 – Mark & Nate VanDyke
2011 – Sally Lovejoy
2010 – Kim Holland
2009 – Janet Grimson
2008 – Victor & Jody Guerrero
2007 – 3 Guys Chili