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Chili Cook-Off

42nd Annual Chili Cook-Off:
A Flavorful Fiesta

Spice up life at our annual Chili Cook-Off.

The 42nd Annual Chili Cook-Off is set to ignite taste buds and spark community spirit. Gather with us for a day filled with unique chili recipes, vibrant team themes, and a dash of competition. This beloved event not only celebrates culinary creativity but also raises funds for vital programs. Participate or enjoy as a spectator, and contribute to making a meaningful difference. Expect gourmet delights, lively entertainment, and a chance to crown the chili champion. It’s a flavorful fundraiser you won’t want to miss!

Delight in the camaraderie and competition as teams from across the region showcase their culinary skills, each bringing their unique spin on traditional and innovative chili recipes. Beyond the chili bowls, enjoy a variety of activities and entertainment that promise fun for all ages. Our event also features a silent auction, with proceeds directly supporting our community initiatives. Don’t miss this chance to be part of a cherished tradition that combines great food, great fun, and a great cause.

October 19, 2024 | 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Thank you once again to our 2024 Chili Cook-Off Presenting Sponsor!

A&G Concrete Pools

The longest running, most fun, family oriented, delicious, event on the Treasure Coast

The Boys & Girls Clubs of St Lucie County’s Annual Chili Cook-Off!  A huge variety of Chili and other foods were served, while people enjoying live music, entertainment, exhibitions, games and more!  There was even a car show outside the stadium!

More than 5,000 people attended in 2023!

Families, seniors, Veterans joined the event at the Clover Park—Home of the Mets in Port St Lucie.

Our sponsors received lots of benefits

They gained great exposure to current and potential clients, members, and customers while aligning themselves with Boys & Girls Clubs – one of the most well-known and respected non-profits in our community.

Business partners like you make the Chili Cook-Off successful year after year

Funds raised benefit thousands of local children and promote the Boys & Girls Club’s mission – To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

Sponsorships go fast!


Organizer Name:

Lily Martinson


(772) 460-9918 ext.816


Clover Park 31 Piazza Dr., Port St. Lucie, 34986 United States

The 41st Annual Chili Cook-Off was smoking hot! This year promises to be even HOTTER!

2023 – 41st Annual Chili Cook-Off

Experience the heat at the 41st Annual Chili Cook-Off! This flavorful event features teams battling for the best chili title. Enjoy delicious tastes, lively themes, and a community spirit. Your participation helps support our mission. Join us for a day of culinary delights, fun activities, and great company. Every spoonful contributes to our cause!

2024 Chili Cook-Off Team Registrations

Halloween Monsters and Villians
Limited team availability!

2024 Chili Cook-Off Sponsorship Opportunities

See sponsorship opportunities below.Your partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of St, Lucie County helps make the Chili Cook-Off a continued success. Custom sponsorships available!

Introducing Our 2024 Teams!



St. Lucie Mets

Dementors and Death Eaters

Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd

Cruella de Vil

Elks Lodge #2658

Disney Villains

St. Lucie County BOCC

Sea Monsters & Villains

M.O.A. at Forest Grove Middle School

Treasure Coast IT



Universal Monsters

Baron Real Estate


Treasure Coast Lexus


SouthState Bank

2023 Chili Cook-Off teams challenge the competition to “Turn Up the Heat!”

2023 Chili Cook-Off team ShiftCulture recently hosted their own mini cook-off to choose their competition recipe. Be on the lookout for their Scooby Doo booth at the big event on Saturday, October 21st.

2023 Winners

Jim Lamb Chili Award

1st Place

Treasure Coast IT Solutions – “IT”

2nd Place

St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office – “Addams Family”

3rd Place

St. Lucie County Humane Society – “Jaws”

Best Team Booth Award

1st Place

Treasure Coast Hospice – “Monsters, Inc.”

2nd Place

St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office – “Addams Family”

3rd Place

St. Lucie County Humane Society – “Jaws”

People’s Choice Best Chili

1st Place

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority – “Alien”

People’s Choice Best Booth

1st Place

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority – “Alien”

Public Service Award

1st Place

St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office – “Addams Family”

Thank You to Our 2024 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

A&G Concrete Pools

Media Sponsor

Entertainment & Big Stage Sponsor

People’s Choice
Chili Award Sponsor

Kids Fun and Games Zone Sponsor

Best Booth Award

Souvenir Cup

Welcome Booth Sponsors

Adult Chili Eating
Contest Sponsor – SOLD

Kids Jello Eating
Contest Sponsor

Kids Costume
Contest Sponsor

Ghost Pepper Sponsors