Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 · 8:00 am
Gander Mountain Tyler store Get Directions 
32nd Rose City Chili Cookoff, CASI sanctioned and hosted by Rose City Chili Pod and Tyler Rotary Clubs. OPen for anyone intrested in cooking chili for charity and fun. Registration begins 8:45 AM for cooks competing in CASI chili, Junior Chili (open to juniors age 7-17), beans and People's Choice (open competition, no rules). Entry fees are $20 chili, $10 for beans and junior chili.Open to public tasting (People's Choice) at 11:00, donation will get you a tasting cup, spoon and ballot to vote for your favorite chili. Showmanship competition from 10:30 - 12:30. Arts and Crafts vendors welcome. Bean and chili judges needed, contact Blu Monday-Daniels at 903-372-2818. Winners announce approx. 3:30-4:00 PM.