Tie on an apron and get into the competition with your best red or green! First, second and third prizes will awarded in both categories. Prizes will also given for People’s Choice and Showmanship.
Fee to enter is $20, or pay $30 to enter in both categories. (Please not entry fees are subject to change.) At 11am gates open to visitors who can purchase a tasting cup and cast votes. Enter through the main gate.
Chili must be submitted by 11:15, prizes are awarded at 3pm. Businesses are invited to sponsor entrants for $100.
Elephant Butte Chili Cookoff
- Hwy 195
- Elephant Butte, NM 87935
- Elephant Butte Lake State Park
- Spectators pay park entrance fee of $5Fee to enter is $20, or pay $30 to enter in both categories. (Please note entry fees are subject to change.)