Competition info

2021 Applications are NOW Being Accepted (Date is TBA)

Rules, Guidelines and Prizes

AMATEUR and RESTAURANT CHILI & BRUNSWICK STEW COMPETITION INFO

  • 6 Divisions: Best Chili Amateur, Best Chili Restaurant, Best Brunswick Stew Amateur, Best Brunswick Stew Restaurant, Most Spirited Team & People’s Choice Award!
  • Best Chili Amateur Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place with rankings determined by the Judges Panel. 1st Place winner will receive $1000 prize money, plaque, trophy & $100 restaurant gift certificate; 2nd Place winner will receive $500 in prize money, plaque & $50 restaurant gift certificate, 3rd Place winner will receive $250 in prize money, plaque & $25 restaurant gift certificate.
  • Best Chili Restaurant Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place with rankings determined by the Judges Panel.   Plaques & trophies will be awarded to 1st place winner.  Plaques will be awarded to 2nd & 3rd place winners. (Cash prizes are only awarded to amateur teams.)
  • Best Brunswick Amateur Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place ranking. Rankings will be determined by the Judges Panel. 1st Place winner will receive $250 in prize money, plaque,  & $50 restaurant gift certificate; 2nd Place winner will receive $150 in prize money, a plaque & $25 restaurant gift certificate, 3rd Place winner will receive $100 in prize money & a plaque.
  • Best Brunswick Stew Restaurant Competition:  1st, 2nd & 3rd place ranking. Rankings will be determined by the Judges Panel. All winners will receive plaques. (Cash prizes are only awarded to amateur teams.)
  • Most Spirited Team:  The team that embraces the spirit of the festival with be judged on a combination of best booth presentation and best outfits / costumes.  1st, 2nd & 3rd place will be awarded plaques and gift certificates.
  • People’s Choice Award:  Festival-goers will vote for their favorite chili by placing one voting tab in the voting box at their favorite chili booth.  A trophy & placque will be awared to one winner.

Come win bragging rights, plaques, trophies, prizes and more!

Chili & Brunswick Stew Competition Booth Fees: $75 – Includes entry into Cook Off, tasting cups, serving spoon & 2 festival tasting spoons..

Please submit application online here.

Payment Options (Invoice can be provided upon request)

  1. Mail check to Peachtree Events & Concessions LLC, 2870 Peachtree Rd, Ste 475, Atlanta, GA 30305. Booths fees are non refundable.
  2.  Paypal

For QUESTIONS, SPONSORSHIP AND VENDOR BOOTH info please Contact Us .