Chili Cook-Off


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The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to host the 3rd Annual BULLARD'S BEST CHILI COOK OFF, to be held November 3, 2018, as a special event within the 19th Annual Red, White & Blue Festival.

Events included are retail and business vendors, chili contestants, community games and an afternoon of music and entertainment.  Project profits are for the sole purpose of the Red, White and Blue Festival.

Entry cost:  (undecided at this time) per person (age 5 and under are free admission)  Entry allows all you can eat chili sampling.

Prizes and awards are as follows:

First Place - Trophy and $500 cash sponsored by (Your business name could be here! Call us for details)

People's Choice - Trophy and $250 cash 

Showmanship Award - Trophy and $150 cash 


2017 Winners-

First Place - Trophy and $500 cash sponsored by Republic Services and Capco Construction - Red Hot Hilli Peppers - John & Lindsay Hill

People's Choice - Trophy and $250 cash won by The Bullard Rotary Club - Magin LaGrave & Joseph George

Showmanship Award - Trophy and $150 cash was won by The Hillbilly Chili Committee of Sharie & Alex Withers, Ashley & Dillon Myrick


A special thank you goes out to our 2017 event's generous sponsors: Bullard Family Dentistry, Capps-Capco Construction Inc., City of Bullard, WRL General Contractors, Austin Bank, The Big Rusty Horse, State Farm-Tom McDonald Agency, Coburn's Kitchen and Bath Showroom, Bullard Banner News, Brookshire's, SERVPro of Tyler, Heritage Land Bank, Austin Bank and The Brook Hill School.

Project Chairman is Zack Briscoe: 903-894-4238.

  • Bullard Chamber advocates business advancement, economic growth and job creation for the benefit of Bullard and surrounding areas
  • 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
  • The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce works every day to serve the interests of member businesses
  • The Chambers' purpose is to generate a positive economic impact by involving the entire membership