Vermilion Parish Calendar of Events

Cajun Chili Fest 2023

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Local cooking teams will compete for cash and trophies, while traveling teams vie for the LA State Chili Champion title and qualify for the Chili Appreciation Society International world-championship competition in Terlingua, TX. For $5, you may sample a variety of award-winning chilis, enjoy live music by Alligator Blue and bid on great prizes. All proceeds benefit our mission of helping local families experiencing homelessness to become independant. 11am-3pm

Location: Mendoza Ford

Maurice, LA 70555
Admission : 
Admission $5, kids 12 & under, free. Cost to enter a team in cook-off competition