Saturday, Sept. 30, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.—POULTNEY—The Poultney Rotary Club brings its 33rd annual Chili Cook Off to downtown Poultney this Saturday.
In addition to the chili cook off competition and tasting, EnerJazz Big Band will provide musical entertainment, a silent auction will line the center of Main Street and the famous Chili T-shirts will be back. The Poultney Pub (formerly the Tap) will offer beer in your own Chili Cook Off glass for a nominal fee, and this year Chili Cook Off will include the Rolling Rooster food truck.
$1,000 in prizes will be awarded. Anyone interested in entering as a chili cooker (at no charge) should reach out to Rotarian Craig at email@example.com or text 518-321-6354.
The fall Chili Cook Off serves as the club’s largest fundraiser and businesses and individuals in Poultney make the club’s ongoing work possible.
Poultney Rotary Club was instrumental in providing scholarships to five deserving Poultney graduates this past spring, contributions to various summer recreation programs, an annual back to school drive.
For more information, visit:poultneyareachamber.com/events/33rd-annual-chili-cook-off.