Montgomery Lions Club to host 17th Annual Chili Cook-Off


Montgomery, AL- The 17th annual Montgomery Lions Club Chili Cook-off, presented by United Food & Fuel Citgo will be held October 31st at Riverwalk Stadium from 11 AM until 1 PM. Advance tickets will be available for $12 until 10/29/20. Tickets will also be available the day of the event for $15 at the Riverwalk Stadium entrance. Kids 6 and under enter free. Active or retired military admission $10. ALL proceeds support local charities through the Montgomery Lions Club Community Foundation.

Amateur and Restaurant teams from around the River Region will bring their best chili recipes to compete in four distinct categories: meat, poultry, wild game, and vegetarian. A discriminating panel of judges will declare one winner in each category and one Best Overall, while the general public votes for the coveted “People’s Choice Award”.

Ticket holders are entitled to unlimited samples of chili, with to-go quarts available for a $10 donation. Guests will also be able to watch football on the big screen in Center Field, or visit the Club Car Bar for additional refreshments. Children will enjoy sidewalk chalk art and the children’s playground area. Join us for a day of family fun OR get your chili fix from your car with our NEW curbside samples-to-go! Curbside
orders accepted through 10/30/20 at

This event is made possible by the generous support of our many sponsors. Title sponsor: United Food & Fuel Citgo. Serrano sponsors Cumulus Broadcasting. Habanera sponsors: Alabama News Net, Alabama Power Foundation, Montgomery County Commission, WCOV Fox 20, and WSFA 12 News. Jalapeno sponsors: David Kahn & Co, Ecological Insulation, Montgomery Biscuits, Capital City Club, Capell
Howard, COPACO, Jackson Thornton & Co., McPhillips Shinbaum, Staples, Stokes Stemle, STS Filing Products, Tractor & Equipment Co., and Wells Printing.

Montgomery Lions Club was founded in 1922 to promote eye sight conservation. Due to the success of charity fundraisers like the chili cook-off, the Montgomery Lions Club has been able to expand its focus to include youth and community support programs.

Visit for more information about the Montgomery Lions Club and the Chili Cook-off.

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