February 10th, 2011 9:22 AM by Karyn Smith
Saturday 11:00am - 7:00pm
Join Events for Change, Inc. for the second Annual Orlando Chili Cook-Off presented by Planet Fitness, held at Baldwin Park's beautiful Blue Jacket Park, Saturday, February 26th, 2011.Bring your friends and relax with a cold beer or glass of wine as you enjoy the sights and sounds of this event that drew nearly 4,000 people in its inaugural year in 2010.Along with over fifty chili teams, there will be an awesome kids zone, plenty of tasty food and some great, live entertainment on stage all day long, including live performances by Thomas Wynn and the Believers, Spiritual Rez, Plain Jane Automobile, the Gerry Williams Band, Big Sam's Funky Nation and Cure for Caska.Tickets are $7 pre-sale online, and $10 day-of at the gate. Children 12 and under are free. Proceeds for this event benefit Special Olympics Florida, and the goal is to raise over $30,000 this year after a spectacular drive in 2010. Volunteers are more than welcome to sign up at orlandochilicookoff.com, where you can also find directions to the park, local places to stay and more.
Where:Blue Jacket Park2420 Lakemont AvenueOrlando, FL 32814
Cost: $7.00 (advance), $10.00 (at gate)