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Annual State Chili Cook Off in Grand Lake, Colorado

Every June, the State Chili Cook Off takes place in Grand Lake, Colorado at the west entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park where the Grand Lake Fire Protection District looks forward to welcoming the community and competitors for a Saturday afternoon of festivities including live music, delicious chili and a variety of vendors. All proceeds from this event go directly to the Grand Lake Fire Scholarship Fund and Community Assistance Fund (Grand Lake Fire Protection District).

Grand Lake Fire Protection District

Grand Lake Fire Protection District

Chili Cook Off

Chili Cook Off

The State Championship Chili Cook Off takes place at the Grand Lake Town Park from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and is the “official” Red, Green and Salsa Championships for the State of Colorado. The event is open to everyone, so enter your favorite recipe and serve it at 9,000 feet in Grand Lake!

This fun and delicious event is sponsored by the Grand Lake Fire Department and the CASI-Colorado Chili Pod. For more information, please call 970-627-8428 or 970-627-3402, find us online at Grand Lake Chamber or Colorado Chili Pod, and follow us on Facebook at Grand Lake Chili Cook Off!

Western Riviera lodging is just a block away! Grab your family and friends, and make plans for a fun-filled weekend!

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