International Chili Society (ICS) cooks compete for cash prizes, trophies, and the
to be crowned
the Arkansas State Champion. Local organizations will be
pots of chili
to taste and raising
money for their favorite community
favorite chili and
select the People's Choice Winner.
Admission is $3.00, Kids under 12 are FREE.
Activities include live entertainment all day,
vendors, crafters, exhibitors, and lots of chili. Sample the cooks’
chili and vote for your favorite to win the Peoples Choice award. The
Rotary Club will have chili for purchase by the bowl, chili dogs, sodas
and water. A contest is held for the Best Decorated booth, so check out
the creative talents of the cooks!
All proceeds of the Hillbilly Chili Cookoff
support our club’s community projects, a Big Brother/Big Sister
organization at Flippin High School, funds our 3rd grade dictionary
project at Flippin elementary School, facilitates a CHOICES program at
Flippin Middle School, and provides vocational and academic
scholarships. Our goal is to provide as many leadership opportunities
as possible for our area youth.