Month: November 2015

32nd Annual Chili Cook-Off Winners, Sponsors, and Pictures

November 06, 2015 | Commitment to Community | Events

It takes 365 days to plan and prepare for the Chamber’s biggest and most anticipated event of the year. This year’s festival was definitely one for the history books with its full line-up of music, great tasting chili, idol competition and 5k run/walk. This year, the community helped raise $2,500 through the People’s Choice Award for Best Chili. All of which went toward the Community Interfaith Food Pantry (an increase of nearly $1,200 from just one year ago!). Congratulations to all of this year’s participants. Here is a list of this year’s winners! People’s Choice Award: Peel Wood Fired Pizza & Brewery Jr. Idol Winners: Division 1 (Ages 10 -13): Connor Johnson Division 2 – Ages 14-17 – Emily Knedel Chili Cook-Off Non-Food Service: 1st Place – O’Fallon Sportsman Club 2nd Place  – Emmanuel Freewill…

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