Chili Judging

The first three categories will be judged by our esteemed panel of Judges. Each chili will be rated individually on 5 attributes: aroma, color, taste, texture and aftertaste. Judges will give each attribute a score of 1 to 10. There are a total of 250 points possible per contestant.

  • Team
  • Civic Organizations
  • Restaurants & Professionals
  • Peoples Choice Award

  • 1st place in each category: $500 cash prize
  • 2nd place in each category: $250 cash prize
  • 3rd place in each category: $100 cash prize
  • Peoples Choice: $1,000 cash prize

2024 Chili Contestants

Judges and Winners all had a great time!

Volunteers, Chili Contestants and Visitors