SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. – The Saxtons River Rec Area will hold its annual chili cook-off Saturday, Oct. 21 from noon to 2 p.m. on the lawn at Main Street Arts. In case of rain, the event will move down the street to the basement of Christ’s Church.
For a small fee, attendees can sample all the chili they want, have a piece of cornbread, and vote for a winner in the individual and professional categories. There will also be other refreshments for sale and live music to add to the festive air.
Anyone wanting to enter the cook-off must pre-register by contacting Samantha Fletcher at 802-869-1407 by Wednesday, Oct. 18. The event is a fundraiser for the Saxtons River Rec and for its youth soccer program.