2023 Greg Tipton Chili Cook-off

1st Annual “Greg Tipton Chili Cook – Off
& Fall Festival”

Saturday, 10/21/2023
Northwest Elementary
4738 Henley Deemer Road
McDermott, OH 45652

Terri Freeman
(740) 646-1868
[email protected] 
Vanessa Redoutey
[email protected] 
Julie Smith
[email protected] 
Chief Judge :
Head Scorekeeper:

Event time - 11am-3pm
Chili Sampling – 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Craft Fair – 11:00AM – 3:00PM

The community teams are bringing their best chili to McDermott to sample and enter in competition. There is no admission fee for the event, however all Chili Cooks will pay $30.00 to enter the competition. Craft Fair Setup is $25.00

For the Public, all chili sample tickets are $1 each!
There will be live music and contests throughout the day at the Elementary, a “Kids Corner” event with inflatables and games. Craft Fair along with food and drink vendors and fun for the entire family!

  • 10x10 space provided, with electricity
  • Cooks must bring their own chairs, supplies, tables and pop up tent (optional)
  • All cooking teams should plan to arrive starting at 8:30 am, Saturday to set up. You will need to enter the cook-off area at Northwest Elementary “Parent Pickup” parking lot and come to the Registration/Judging Tent to register. Please unload your equipment after registration and move your vehicle outside the cook-off area to the front parking lot (front of Northwest Elementary). Vehicles should be out of the cook-off area no later than 9:45 am.

8:30am to 9:45 AM - Set up and Registration

ALL CONTESTANTS must prepare TWO gallons of People’s Choice chili (PC).
Please note that the # of gallons of PC is per cook, not per category.

Entry Fee: $30.00
1st - $100.00 & Trophy
2nd - $50.00

Greg Tipton Back to School Backpack & Supplies
Greg Tipton Scholarship Fund
Northwest Elementary Parent Teacher Organization

Other Activities on Event Day
  • Music
  • Inflatables for the children
  • Free hot dogs for all children
  • Games
  • Kona Ice
  • Lemonade
  • Craft Fair

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