It’s that time of year again. The time where women squeal for pumpkin spice and folks are excited to dust off their chili recipes for cooler weather – if only Louisville weather would cooperate. Regardless of Louisville’s lasting summer weather, the annual Great Chili Cookoff is scheduled for October 14 from noon to 7 p.m. It  might be too late to enter your dish, but you can still enjoy this event is presented by Jim Beam that benefits the Clifton Community Council.

There are two divisions: restaurants and individuals will be competing for the following.

1st Place Home Chef Winner: Trip for two inlcuding airfare from Sunny Side Destinations and Vacations!

People’s Choice Award: People’s Choice ballots will be available at the information tent only until around 6:00pm for the public to vote for their favorite chili. So make sure and invite your friends and family. 5$ for each vote ticket ( this is for charity).

Best Booth Design Contest: Teams are encouraged to creatively decorate their cooking spaces or booths. Throughout the day, judges will evaluate each team’s space based in theme, costumes, setup, enthusiasm, and audience participation. Winner will receive $100 cash.