Here is your chance to put your awesome chili to the test. Get ready for ht the Texarkana Homeless Coalition's Annual Chili Cookoff.

When Is The Bridge City Project Chili Cookoff?

Homemade Beef Chili Con Carne with Cheese and Onions

Whether you make the chili or enjoy tasting all the chili you will be helping support local services for the homeless, scholarships and more.

The cookoff is this Friday evening January 26 in downtown Texarkana from 5 PM to 7:30 PM at 324 East Broad Street in Texarkana Arkansas.


What Categories Will There Be at The Bridge City Chili Cookoff?

Chili and cornbread in a cast iron skillet

To add even more fun to the event, the Bridge City Chili Cookoff Theme is Dress Your Decade. Winners will be announced in four different categories including
Best Use of Theme (Dress Your Decade)

Best Individual

Best Organization

People's Choice

Top Restaurant

How Much Does it Cost to Enter? How Much Does it Cost to Attend?

red dish with meaty beef chili and bell peppers

Admission to this event is free to the public and if you want to enter the Chili Cookoff it is only $25.

If You Make Great Chili or If You Just Love to Eat Chili You Do Not Want to Miss This Event


All funds raised will go towards homeless services, funding of scholarships, and for educational opportunities.

You can enter online at You can also keep up to date about this event at the Texarkana Homeless Coalition's Facebook page and their Facebook Event Page.

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