Entries due Saturday for Venango VFD chili cook-off

Public invited to sample entries

Cooks looking to participate in the Venango Volunteer Fire Department’s first annual chili cook-off Saturday, March 11 should sign up by Saturday, March 4.

Sign-up sheets can be picked up at the Venango Fire Hall, Middle of Nowhere Bar & Grill, Tin Can Diner or can be emailed.

Three categories will be judged in the cook-off. They include third-degree hotness (hot); second-degree hotness (medium) and first-degree hotness (mild).

Prizes will be awarded for the best chili in each category.

The cook-off itself is scheduled from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 11 at the Venango Fire Hall. Judging will conclude at 1:30 p.m.

Admission to the cook-off will involve a free-will donation for a LUCAS machine. Free cinnamon rolls will be served as well.

For further information, contact Jennifer at 308-249-2259, Ashli at 970-520-3371 or Robbie at 308-353-0915.


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