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4th of July Chili Cook Off at Becker Vineyards Live Music

It's Independance Day! World class teams will compete in this CASI-sanctioned event in an effort to win qualifying points toward the Terlingua International Chili Championship. The sampling public will vote for their favorite chili of the day. Entertaining chili showmanship, wine tasting, and live music. 

Join us for the annual Independence Day Chili Cook-off benefitting Habitat for Humanity of Greater Fredericksburg, Thursday, July 4th from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  The Chili Cook-off Itinerary is as follows:  10 a.m. Chili Cooks' Meeting; 11 a.m. Public Chili Sampling Begins ($5 for 10 samples); 11:30 a.m. Salsa Judging Begins; 2 p.m. Chili Judging Begins.  CASI rules can be downloaded at Chili Cooks'/Salsa Registration Contact:  Alan Dean 512-567-2835.  Registration Fee:  $20 Chili/$10 Salsa.