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8th Annual Charitable Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, November 5, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

We will once again showcase the area’s best and tastiest chili at our 8th annual Charitable Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, November 5, 2016 starting at 5PM. Like the last seven successful years, the cook-off will be at 2010 W Carroll Ave and this year, attendants should expect even more fun and yum!


Online General Admission tickets are $20 and At-The-Door tickets will be $25.

Your ticket includes: unlimited chili, Black Dog Gelato, and two Lagunitas beers!

Tickets available at:


Contestants from all culinary backgrounds are welcome to join, everyone from Executive Chefs to home-cookin' pros. Fame, glory, bragging rights, and giant handmade spoon trophies are at stake for the competitors!

Chili Entry tickets are $25 (covers team of 2), this fee and team registration form must be submitted by Friday, October 28th. 

Team registration form:

Chili Entry Tickets are available at:

Additional Info

Emcee: Ji Suk Yi from ABC7's Windy City LIVE


  • David Eigenberg from NBC’s Chicago Fire
  • Doug Sohn from Hot Doug's
  • Val Capone from the Windy City Rollers

Performances by:

  • The Arts of Life Band
  • Chrash

Sponsored By

Cayenne Sponsors:

Lagunitas Brewing Company

Chili Cook off sponsor

Black Dog Gelato

Black Dog Gelato

Jalapeño Sponsors:


Chili Cook off sponsor

West Town Chamber of Commerce

Chili Cook off sponsor

The Mitchell Group

The Mitchell Group 

For more information about the 8th Annual Charitable Chili Cook-Off, contact

Chili Cook off

Tickets available at:

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Sponsor our 8th Annual Charitable Chili Cook-Off!

Sponsorship opportunities are now available for The Arts of Life's 8th Annual Charitable Chili Cook-Off!

There are various levels of sponsorship; each one is a great opportunity to promote your business and help out your community.

Click HERE to view/download the 2016 Sponsorship Brochure here.

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