14th Annual Fall Chili and Craft Festival
Think you have the best Chili in town? Come on over to Smith Mountain Lake’s 14th Annual Fall Chili and Craft Festival is scheduled for November 5th, 2016 and enter your Chili for a chance to win “Best Chili” “People’s Choice, “and “Showmanship” and immediately win bragging rights for a whole year with your friends! The Fall Chili and Crafts Festival will be held at the Bridge Water Plaza from 11:00 am -4:00 pm. Not a cook? That’s even better! Grazers and gazers are invited to take part in sampling and rating Chilis for the competition! Prepare to astound your taste buds while sampling and supporting our local food vendors! Craft vendors will line the walkways and entertain your eyes as you gleefully wander about. While you’re wandering about, please stop by and say “Hi” to our very own Ms. SML and Ms. SML Outstanding teen!
General Public Entrance: The door is open for the General Public from 11:00 am -3:30 pm.
Tickets are $5 dollars at the gate. Free transportation will be provided by TNT Auto Body Repair. Free boat and vehicle parking.
Chili Competition: Please visit www.visitsmithmountainlake.com to enter for the rules and application. Fee to enter is $25, please submit application no later than October 28,2016.
Competition time frames:
9:00 am – Start cooking at the festival ($25 application fee covers the fee for your 9x10ft space).
12:00 pm- Tasting by the general public
3:00 pm – Judging
3:30 pm – Awards will be handed out.
Each category will receive a 1st 2nd and 3rd place winner! 🙂
Have questions? Please call us at the Visitor Center 540.721.1203, we would love to hear from you!
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