11th Annual  chili cook-off

Join over 1,800 Quad Citians as they enjoy 15,000 samples of chili from over 20 chili teams!


There are many ways to get involved with this fun event, from being a sponsor or serving on our chili committee, to being a chili team or simply attending and enjoying the event. Learn more about how you can make an impact on our participants of all abilities through the Chili Cook-Off, or by contacting Samantha Yeager-Walrath

Chili Cook-Off Team
Chili Cook-Off participants
Chili Cook-Off Team
Judges table at Chili Cook-Off

2020 Chili Cook-Off Results

    People's Choice (Individual/Non-Restaurant)

   1st Place: Per Mar Security

    2nd Place: Beans and Jeans 

    3rd: O'Rourke Sales 

    People's Choice (Restaurant/Professional)

    1st Place: Smokin' Butt BBQ

    2nd Place: Happy Joes 

    3rd: Famous Dave's BBQ

     Judge's Choice

    1st Place: Per Mar Security

    2nd Place: Smokin' Butt BBQ

    3rd: Famous Dave's 



    Best Booth
    1st Place: Per Mar Security 
    2nd Place: Happy Joes 
    3rd: Fidlar Technology 

    Spirit Award
    1st Place: Per Mar Security 
    2nd Place: No Name, No Theme, Just Chili
    3rd: O'Rourke Sales 

Saturday January 25, 2020 from 2:30-6:30 pm

at the New Fair Center, Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds

Adults: $15  Kids (6-12): $5  Kids 5 and under: FREE

Title Sponsor 


Major Sponsors 

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Harcros Logo - 2014 Employee Owned (002)
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Builders Sales and Service
Dimensional Graphics 
GreenState Credit Union
HUB/Ruhl and Ruhl Insurance
Iowa 80 Truckstop
Iowa Illinois Taylor Insulation Company
Medix Dental
Modern Woodmen, Doug Grenier
Needham Excavating 
O'Rourke Sales 
Quad-City Times
River Valley Construction
Ryan & Associates 
Townsend Engineering
Wells Fargo

Activity Sponsors 

Kids Zone Sponsor: Scott and Jodi Ennis
T-Shirt Sponsor: Vibrant Credit Union
Chili Award Sponsor: Russell Construction
Koozie Sponsor: Duck Creek Tire 
Judge's Table Sponsor: Mel Foster Co. 
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