The 7th Annual Denver Chili Fest Schedule

9:45   – Deadline for delivery of dishes for recipe contest

 

10:00 – Chili Fest opens to the public
Recipe contest judging begins
Free quesadilla serving begins & continues till 6 pm
Your choice of 6 varieties of chiles

11:00 – Winners announced for Recipe Contest

noon   – Crispy Nelson Band performs … till 4 pm
Sam Malcolm, juggler extraordinaire performs on & off till 4pm
Drawings for prizes begin – a drawing every 15 minutes

1:00 – Cooking Demo with Heather Blake

2:00 –  Contestants check in for Champion Chili Dog Costume Contest

Mardi Gras Dog2:10 – Parade of dogs in costume

2:30 – Dog Costume Contest Winners announced

2:35 – Cooking Demo with Heather Blake

2:45 – Drawing for Traeger Grill

4:45 – Drawing for Traeger Grill

4:00 – Cooking Demo with Heather Blake

5:30 – Final prize drawing

6:00 – Close of Denver Chili Fest