Calling all chili aficionados! The fourth annual White Rock Local Market Chili Showdown will take place Saturday, October 18th at Lakeside Baptist Church (9150 Garland Road). Up to twenty teams will provide samples for a public tasting from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Celebrity guests including Daniel Vaughn BBQ Snob, author and BBQ editor at Texas Monthly; Chef Sharon Hage of Farm to Fork Consulting and Nancy Black, editor of White Rock Lake Weekly will judge the competition and decide winners within the categories of Vegetarian, Spicy, Traditional and Wild Card.
Proceeds from this event will benefit programs offered by WRLM including Love Your Farmer volunteer days, Sprouting Healthy Kids - a hands-on gardening and nutrition after school program, and White Rock Local Garden.
Entry fee is $25 per team. Deadline for registration is October 15 and participation is limited. To register, go to http://wrlmchili.eventbee.com or pick-up at the information desk at White Rock Local Markets. Tasting tickets for $5 can be purchased in advance at WRLM Information Desk or day of the event. Space is limited – first come, first served.