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Inaugural Chili Cook-Off
1st place wins $500
Saturday, March 31, 2012
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Leigh Hierholzer
Arapahoe Basin presents its
Inaugural Chili Cook-off – May 19, 2012
1st place Wins $500
Arapahoe Basin, CO – April 28, 2012 Arapahoe Basin will be hosting its inaugural Chili Cook-off on Saturday, May 19, 2012. A-Basin is currently looking for the best chili chefs in town to win $500 for the overall best chili title.
The cook-off will be divided into green and red categories and include prizes for 1st place overall and 2nd and 3rd place for each of the categories. A People's Choice winner will also be chosen. Judging criteria is based on taste, presentation and creativity.
The event will take place in the base area from noon until 4:00 p.m. Great American Taxi featuring Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon will be entertaining the crowd with a free concert from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Special tasting packages will be available for $20 to include 15 chili tastings and three 12 oz beers.
Think your chili is the best in Summit County, why not enter the competition? Download a registration form on A-Basin’s website www.arapahoebasin.com/events with all the details. begin_of_the_skype_highlighting
A-Basin’s first Chili Cook-off is sponsored by Sobieski Vodka and Sierra Nevada. For additional participation and registration information please contact A-Basin at 888-ARAPAHOE or visit www.arapahoebasin.com/events.
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