13th Annual Chili Fest and Cook Off

2809_Chili_Fest_web_banner_SmallThis event is being held in conjunction with Summer Saturdays (formerly First Saturdays) so take in the Market and the entertainment, too.

Western-themed activities take over Olde Towne Okotoks, including the central event: a chili cook off. Come down to taste the chili creations or register a team and compete!

Compete in the Chili Fest Cook Off!

Enter your team into the Chilli Fest Cook Off on Saturday, August 30.

Registration fee: $20 (includes 20lbs of ground beef, donated by Hirsche Fraser Meats, the Lydell Group and Bearspaw Environmental),

Teams will obtain the rest of their ingredients to develop their own ‘secret recipe’, with Sobeys Okotoks offering 10% off of purchases of chili ingredients.

Teams will be judged on:

  • Judges Choice: Best Chili
  • People’s Choice: Best Chili
  • Best Theme Display
  • Most Enthusiastic

Contact Mark Doherty at mdoherty@okotoks.ca or 403-938-8950

Chili Tasting: 11 AM to 1 PM

Head to Olde Towne Okotoks, Elizabeth St for the Chili Cook Off. Tasting will take place from 11 am to 1 pm. Taste the day away, then vote for the chili you like best! The Chili Tasting area is at Elk Ave & Elizabeth St.

Tasting tickets: $5 each.

Where does Chili Fest Take Place?