Date(s) - 01/25/2013
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
13th Annual Nautical Mile & Optimist Club of St Clair Shores Chili Cook-Off
January 25, 2013 • 6:00 – 9:00 pm • Blossom Heath Inn • 24800 Jefferson (Just S of 10 Mile Rd)
The Optimists Club of St. Clair Shores in conjunction with the Nautical Mile Merchants Association will be conducting the 13th Annual Nautical Mile Chili Cook-Off on Friday, January 25, 2013. The purpose of the Cook-Off is to provide a fun evening for everyone involved and to help raise funds to support Optimist projects for children in the community and to help promote activity on the Nautical Mile. It will also be a great opportunity to welcome the visiting Lake St. Clair Winter Pond Hockey Tournament players and to have them and their families enjoy their first night in St. Clair Shores.
The Cook-Off will again be held at Blossom Heath Inn, 24800 Jefferson, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The $7 admission fee includes a taste of each chili entry and pop, beer and wine will be available at a nominal fee.
Contestants (individuals or restaurants) can enter their own famous chili recipe or bring their friends and sample some of the best tasting chili in the area! The 13th Annual Nautical Mile Chili Cook-off will be the hottest event of the winter! Cooks can compete for prizes in a variety of categories. Bar will be open and music will be playing! Come warm your heart, join the fun and set your mouth on fire! There is no entry fee for chili contestants.
Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Best Chili – Restaurant Category – Best Chili Individual Category (Red Meat – White Meat – Vegetarian) – Best Wild Game Chili – Best Decorated Set-up Space – Best Chili Name – President’s Choice Award (voted by Nautical Mile President) – Mayor’s Choice Award – (voted by St. Clair Shores Mayor) – People’s Choice Award.
For more information or an application call: Sue or Niki at 586-772-4200 or log onto: www.nauticalmile.org. For information on the Optimist Club of St. Clair Shores, please visit their website at http://clubs.michiganoptimists.org/17369
The Nautical Mile Chili Cook-Off is sponsored by The Macomb Daily – Fishbone’s Rhythm Kitchen Cafe – Blossom Heath Inn – Wine Dock – Optimist Club of St. Clair Shores – Nautical Mile Merchants Association.