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  • Join us on October 20, 2019 for the Fountain Valley Chamber's Fall Festival Chili Cook-Off! You can join 2 Categories Sanctioned by the International Chili Society (ICS) with a $10 cook-off membership with the ICS. You can also enter our People's Choice Category which is a freestyle Chili Cook-off where the only objective is to win the people's popular vote! 

    • Minimum 2 Gallons of Chili
    • $15 Entry Fee is waived if you prepare at least 4 gallons of Chili
    • 1 (6ft) Table is provided
    • If you are joining the Homestyle Chili and the Youth Homestyle Chili categories you will have to register as an ICS cook for $10 on their website


    6:30am: Setup 

    8:00am: Cooks Meeting 

    8:30am: Start Prep

    11:00am Tasting


  • Homestyle Chili Cook offHomestyle Chili is any kind of meat or combination of meats and/or vegetables cooked with beans, chili peppers, various spices and other ingredients. Beans are required.


  • Fountain Valley Chamber Youth Homestyle Chili Cook-offMust be active ICS members 6 to 17 years of age and must prepare their chili with adult supervision, but not adult participation. 


  • People's Choice Chili Cook-offThe People's Choice category is a good old small town Chili Cook-off freestyle where the winner is crowned by the people.    


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