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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 2023 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! Next 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!

2023 Chili Teams & Themes

Meet the 2023 Chili Teams bringing their A-game and unique themes! Each team’s creativity shines through in their chili recipes and vibrant presentations. Come, taste, and vote for your favorite as they compete for top honors. It’s more than just a competition; it’s a celebration of community spirit and culinary skills, all for a good cause.


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 all our 2023 Chili Cook-Off Teams!

A heartfelt thank you to all our 2023 Chili Cook-Off Teams! Your enthusiasm, culinary talents, and commitment to the cause made this event a success. Each team’s effort and creativity not only spiced up the competition but also significantly contributed to our mission. We are grateful for your participation and look forward to next year’s exciting cook-off!



B94.7 Fresh Country & 93.7 GYL


St. Lucie Mets

Stranger Things

Seacoast Bank


Two Way Radio / Shift Culture

Scooby-Doo Snack Gang

Treasure Coast Lexus


Hoskins, Turco, Lloyd & Lloyd

Hocus Pocus

United Way of St. Lucie & Okeechobee

Nightmare Before Christmas

St. Lucie County Habitat for Humanity

Monster House

City of Fort Pierce

Halloween Town

St. Lucie County BOCC

Killer Klowns from Outer Space

Elks Lodge #2658

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Fort Pierce Elks Lodge #1520

Trick or Treat

M.O.A. at Forest Grove Middle School

Hotel Transylvania

Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County

Addams Family

Great Smiles Dental


Treasure Coast Barber’s United LLC

Edward Scissors Hands

Synergy Magnet School

Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

Baron Real Estate


St. Lucie County Democrats

Halloween (Michael Meyers)

Ben’s Pest Control

A Bug’s Life

Go Getter Girls Network

Wizard of Oz

St. Lucie County Fire Fighters Benevolent

Haunted Mansion

Jimbo Slice Pizza

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

St. Lucie County Chamber of Commerce

Disney’s Descendants

PDK Roofing

Over the Roof

Rich Del Toro

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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.

Thank you to all our
2023 Chili Cook-Off Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

A&G Concrete Pools

Media Sponsor

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Big Stage Sponsor


Entertainment Sponsors


People’s Choice
Chili Award Sponsor


Kids Fun & Games
Zone Sponsors


Best Booth Award


Souvenir Cup


Welcome Booth Sponsors


Adult Chili Eating
Contest Sponsor

seacoast logo

Kids Jello Eating
Contest Sponsor

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Kids Costume
Contest Sponsor


Chili Scarecrow


Ghost Pepper

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