Hope Mills Chili Cook-Off
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November 10201812:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dirtbag Ales Brewery & Taproom, 5435 Corporation Drive, Hope Mills, NC, 28348 + Google Map

The Hope Mills Chili Cook-Off will be taking place November 10 at Dirtbag Ale Farmer’s Market.

WKML will be on site of the Cook-Off from 12-2pm with your chance to win a trip to the CMA Awards! You must be present to win! The 52nd Annual CMA Awards are on Wednesday, November 14. For official rules, click here.

There will be two categories to enter your chili: hot or mild. Each category will be awarded a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prize. There will also be a People’s Choice and a Veteran’s Choice. There is a $15 entry fee to enter your chili in the cook-off. To enter, click here. The chili judging will take place at 12:30pm.

Something new this year includes a Veteran’s VIP Tent where everything will be free for Veteran’s, courtesy of Lone Survivor. Just show your ID to get in.

VIP Bands are available for purchase. These include participating in the chili tasting, a bowl of chili, and a drink of your choice.

There will be a children’s area that has a bounce house, slide, and face painting for the kids! Pets are also allowed!

The Hope Mills Chamber will be hosting a cornhole tournament from 2-4pm. It is $20 to enter, and you can register day of.

The CMA Awards are the biggest event in country music, and have featured some of the most signature moments in music history. Check out a few of them below!