Hey Local Orlando Peeps! There is a great foodie event taking place tonight in Winter Park called Chili for Charity. My good friend and fabulous Retro Rad Chef Emily Ellyn will be a judge to this fun chili cook-off. So come out for a great cause and some tasty eats.
Here is all the info…
Back by popular demand, the Rotary Club of Winter Park presents Chili for Charity. Unlike traditional chili cook-offs, this event features creative chili presentations with a “Winter Park attitude.”
Local restaurants and caterers will compete for the coveted Peoples’ Choice award and have their dishes evaluated by a select panel of judges. Live entertainment by Papa Jack Express, drinks, dessert and a live auction led by American Fundraising Auctions round out the evening at the Winter Park Farmers’ Market.
Net event proceeds will benefit the Rotary Club of Winter Park Foundation, which provides grants to more than 30 local charities each year. Over the last 20 years the club has donated more than $640,000 to charities serving the Winter Park community.
Click here to learn about event sponsorships.
When & Where
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
5:30 – 8 p.m.
Winter Park Farmers’ Market
200 W. New England Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789
Check out who will be competing for bragging rights in the Peoples Choice competition.
B & B Junction
Four Rivers Smokehouse
John & Shirley’s Catering
Miller’s Orlando Ale House
Sodexo – Rollins College
Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q
The Bistro on Park Avenue
The Tiffany Deli
Tolla’s Italian Deli & Cafe
Whole Foods Market
Winter Park Fish Company
Check out some of the amazing prizes to be auctioned off at Chili for Charity.
San Francisco Wine Country
Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and winery tours in the famous Napa Valley. Become a connoisseur as you sample a wide variety of delicious wines when you explore the wineries and quaint towns with their unique boutiques and restaurants. Two lucky winners will enjoy this and so much more.
Escape to Ireland
You and a companion will jet to always-green Shannon, Ireland for a fabulous seven day, six night vacation of a lifetime. You’ll relax, surrounded by countryside so green and lush it will forever be your idea of paradise.
The Best of Spain
For sightseeing, sun and relaxation there are no two better places than exciting Barcelona and the sun-kissed island of Mallorca in the sparkling Mediterranean. Now these two places combine in one great week-long adventure for the lucky couple who wins this incredible trip to the best of the South of Spain.
The Pleasures and Treasures of Tuscany
Learn to cook in the heart of Classic Italy, Tuscany. Explore and savor the sights, sounds and tastes of the surrounding region as you become a world-class chef.
Other prizes include: A one year family YMCA membership, authentic City of Winter Park “Drive With Extraordinary Care” sign (24 x 36″) and a wakeboard package including vest, ropes and related equipment.
All-inclusive tickets are $25 each or $225 for 10 in advance and $30 each at the door.
Become an event Patron! Patrons receive 2 tickets to the event, event lanyards, early admission, a chili survival kit and recognition on the event webpage and program. Cost: $125.
Please note that tickets will not be mailed and will be available for pick up at Will Call at the event. Event held rain or shine.
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