The Desert Flower Art Bar and Lounge will be hosting their 1st annual Chili Cook Off and block party on Saturday, March 9th in downtown Big Spring.
Participants in the chili cook off will have the opportunity to win a grand prize of $500 cash. Chili will be judged in different categories such as Texas Chili, Anything Goes Chili, Gourmet Chili, Vegetarian Chili, and Fire Dept. Chili.
Registration for the event will begin at 10 AM on-site on Saturday, Mar. 9th, in front of the Desert Flower Art Bar, located at 123 S. Main. Entry for the competition is $20, be advised that a fire extinguisher and table will be needed for each participant. Head cook meeting will be at 11:45 AM, cooking begins at noon, and cooks will have 3 hours to prepare their chili.
The Block Party will begin at 2 pm with live music throughout the day, as well as a hot dog eating contest, cornhole, and giant Jenga for kids. Vendors will be welcomed to set up at the event for free.
For more information about you can win $500 from the chili cook off competition, or for more information on being a vendor for the event, contact the Desert Flower Art Bar and Lounge through their Facebook page, or text them at 432-270-0290.