Chilly, Blues & Brews at The B.O.B.

 The 7th Annual Chilly, Blues & Brews is on Saturday March, 23 at The B.O.B.!

The day’s events will include a chili cook-off, hot pepper eating contest, live blues, Michigan craft beer, and more. This is a family friendly and FREE event!

The public chili tasting begins at 1 p.m.

Do you think you have the best chili in town? The state? Then register here for your chance to take home the title of Best Chili in Grand Rapids!

PRIZES

The best professional and amateur chili aficionados will be competing for the grand prize, with the 1st Place winner taking home $1000 in prizes and the 2019 Golden Ladle Trophy. Each entry must include a Michigan craft beer as an ingredient. Tasting begins at 1pm. Sampling tickets will be for sale for only .50 each. A portion of the proceeds will got to benefit Skin Cancer Research via MSU Gran Fondo.

Best Overall Chili
1st Place $500 Cash + $500 Gilmore Gift Card + Golden Ladle Trophy
2nd Place $500 Cash

Best Poultry Chili
1st Place $200 Cash
2nd Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

Best Beef / Game Chili
1st Place $200 Cash
2nd Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

Best Veggie / Vegan Chili
1st Place $200 Cash
2nd Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

Spiciest Chili
1st Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

Best Decorated Table
1st Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

Best Dressed Team
1st Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

 

HOT PEPPER EATING CONTEST

3pm @ Bobarino’s
1st Place $100 Gilmore Collection Gift Card

 

LIVE MUSIC

Deerfield Run
12pm – 3pm @ H.O.M.E.

Alex Mays
12pm – 3pm @ B.O.B.’s Brewery

Out Of Favor Boys
12pm – 3pm @ Bobarino’s

Chris Yakopcic
3:30pm – 6:30pm @ B.O.B.’s Brewery’

Asamu Johnson
4pm – 8pm @ H.O.M.E.

Skeletones
4pm – 8pm @ Bobarino’s

DJ Jay Vee
9pm – 1am @ Bobarino’s

Smash Kings
9:30pm – 1:30am @ H.O.M.E.

DJ Mark Witz
11pm – 2am @ Eve