First, second and third prizes will awarded in both categories. Prizes will also given for People’s Choice and Showmanship. The fee to enter is $20, or pay $30 to enter in both categories. Attendees can purchase a tasting cup ($2 to taste as much chili as desired) and cast votes. Prizes will be awarded at around 9pm.
Businesses are invited to sponsor entrants for $100. Please note the change of venue and start time! Formerly held at the lake, the cook-off has been moved to the Elephant Butte Community Center, and starts at 5pm!
Elephant Butte Chili Cookoff
- 313 Rio Grande Circle
- Elephant Butte, NM 87935
- Elephant Butte Community Center
- $2 per tasting cup Entrance Fee: $20, or $30 to enter both categories