Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Location: Rahr & Sons Brewing Company, 701 Galveston Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Come, eat AMAZING chili, and enjoy some cold beer (21+). Bring dollar bills to vote for your favorite chili, as the amount of cash votes will decide the people’s choice winner AND the cash collected will benefit PAC.
There will be hot dogs, Frito pie, chips, water, and the YPs will be holding a bake sale also benefitting PAC – there’s something for everyone to enjoy!
Join us for a fun evening of chili tasting, beer tasting and support our PAC fundraiser!
Click HERE for the Official Chili Cook-off Entry Form (must submit no later than October 19)
INFORMATION ABOUT THE COOK-OFF:
JUDGES “BLIND” VOTING
(1 Blind Choice Award will be presented)
We will pick 4 individuals to be our “blind” judges
They must be willing to test each entry
Judges are set at their own table
Judges are given numbered chili entries to taste and judge
Note pads will be provided to each judge
****Prize = $200 VIP Gift Certificate to Rahr Brewery****
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
(1st, 2nd and 3rd Awards)
Attendees can taste as many entries as they wish
Votes ($) will be determined by the amount of cash in their entry bucket
$1 counts as 1 vote
Winner will be the entry with the most $$$
****Prizes = $50 gift card for 1st place and $25 for Second and Third place****
*Contestants must provide a crock pot worth of tasting chili
*Chili must be made in advance (cannot be made on location)
*Power will be provided
*Blind judging will begin at 6:15
*Blind judging winner will be announced at 7:15
*Peoples’ Choice Awards will be announced at 7:45
CHILI IS JUDGED ON:
Taste, texture and flavor
Chili cooks may arrive as early as 4:30 for setup and crock pot warming
COST & RSVP
RSVP to Maribel Moreland at Maribel.firstname.lastname@example.org by 12pm on Friday, October 19th to attend. The cost to attend the event/dinner is $35. Credit Unions under $10M are free. $10-$20M are $20. Preferred Partners must make reservations for all attending. Reservations received after October 19 will be billed $40. Reservations not cancelled before 5pm on October 19 will still be billed.
**Mark your calendars for the Chapter Annual Meeting, which will be held at the November meeting on Tuesday, November 13.**
ATTENTION YP’s: Attendance Award: Don’t forget to fill out your attendance card at each meeting! YP’s have a chance to win an additional $25/meeting attended in a special drawing for YP’s only at the December meeting. *Must be present at the December meeting to win.