Chili Cook-Off

*****Contestant applications MUST be submitted by March 31st in order to participate*****

2017 Chili Cookoff Small

The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to host the 2nd Annual BULLARD'S BEST CHILI COOK OFF, to be held on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  If you think you've got THE best recipe for chili and want to prove it to the judges, complete the 2017 application and enter for your chance to own the bragging rights for BULLARD'S BEST CHILI!

Events included in this BACC project include: retail and business vendors, chili contestants, community games and an afternoon of music and entertainment.  Big Mike's Grillhouse will be on hand for beer and wine purchase.  Project profits are for the sole purpose of the Red, White and Blue Festival to be held November 4, 2017.

Event begins at 8:30 am for Chili Cooking teams only.  Public doors open at Noon.  Judging begins at 2:00pm. Winners announced at 4:00pm. Event ends at 6:00pm.

Entry cost:  $10.00 per person (age 5 and under are free admission)  Entry allows all you can eat chili sampling.

Draft Beer/Wine Tickets: $5.00 per 16 oz Drink/Cup  (***No outside alcohol may be brought into event. This is a zero tolerance policy. Cook Off Security has the right to inspect all property or persons entering the event for compliance and safety***

Prizes are as follows:

First Place - Trophy and $500 cash)

People's Choice - Trophy and $250 cash

Showmanship Award - Trophy and $150 cash

Project Contacts/Co-Chairmen: Tiffany Fletcher and Katie Clarkston  903-894-4238.


*****Contestant applications MUST be submitted by March 31st in order to participate*****

2017 Chili Cook Off Application

2017 Chili Cook Off Contestant Rules  

2017 Chili Cook Off Vendor Application 

2017 Chili Cook Off Vendor Agreement 

2017 Chili Cook Off Map 

2017 Chili Cook Off Sponsor Info 

  • The Chambers' purpose is to generate a positive economic impact by involving the entire membership
  • Bullard Chamber advocates business advancement, economic growth and job creation for the benefit of Bullard and surrounding areas
  • The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce works every day to serve the interests of member businesses
  • The Bullard Community offers every opportunity to relocate here, grow here and prosper here in the biggest small town in Texas
  • Our goal is to help our business community prosper and grow so the impact is felt throughout Smith County