Miami-Dade County Tasting Event

2nd Annual Chili Cook-Of at Pinecrest Gardens

2nd Annual Chili Cook-Of at Pinecrest GardensSaturday, February 8, 12pm-5pm – Pinecrest Gardens, 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest

Come to eat or come to compete at the Second Annual Chili Cook-Off! Restaurants, caterers, and novices will compete for the title of “Best Chili in Town”. Enjoy great music by the 18 Wheelers and 99.9 Kiss Country, photo ops and autographs with the Miami Heat Dancers and The Miami HEAT mascot Burnie, line dancing with the Chili Chicks, good food, cold beer, mechanical bull rides, children’s activities and so much more! If you’ve got a favorite recipe, put on your apron, grab your spices and cook up a storm to win cash prizes in the following categories: Best Choice Chili – $350, Red Chili – $200, Chili Verde – $200, and Salsa – $150. To be a contestant or vendor, contact Stephanie Saenz. Admission is $5 and children under 2 are free. Parking is free with overflow available with the Pinecrest People Mover making continuous stops for pick-up and drop-off. All proceeds to benefit the Pinecrest Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the Historical Pinecrest Gardens.