Chili Cook-Off/Autumfest

2022 Chili Cook-Off

 

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Mark your calendars for the 32nd Annual St. Irene Chili Cook-Off -- now expanded to a weekend of fun, fellowship and faith!

Saturday, October 15


Rosary Rally - Noon

Rosary prayers around our community - watch the bulletin for details!

Trunk or Treat - 2-4 p.m. -- NEW!

A FREE family fall festival, where individuals and businesses decorate their vehicles to be a "treat stop" in the St. Irene school parking lot. Bring a non-perishable food item for our neighborhood food pantry. Kids will come in costume to "trick or treat" in a safe environment. We'll have games, treats and prizes for best decorated trunk and best costumes. 

Trunk-or-Treat Vehicle Guidelines & Application

Chili Cook-Off  - 6-10 p.m. in the Activity Center

The 32nd annual Chili Cook-Off is BACK! Join us for a night of the best chilis that the Warrenville area has to offer. Sample up to 15 chili recipes as chefs compete for the title of Best Chili, People's Choice and more. Silent auction, raffles and the famous "liquor loop" will be in full swing. Soft drinks and adult beverages are available for purchase. Tickets go on sale September 16.  Purchase your tickets ($10/person) before October 9 to be entered to win a reserved VIP table for the night for you and your friends. 

Become a Chili Contestant (limited to 15 contestants)

Donate to the Silent Auction

Volunteer to help

Purchase advance tickets (through October 9 at 11:59 p.m.)

Become a sponsor

Sunday, October 16


Pancake Breakfast - 9 a.m. - noon

Always a favorite! The chefs of our Music Ministry and Knights of Columbus will once again be providing pancakes, sausage, coffee, juice and all the fixings for a hearty breakfast. Free will donation.

Bake Sale - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sample the baking talents of the St. Irene parish community!

Family Bingo - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

B-There! Hosted by the CCW, Family Bingo is fun for all ages! Get a bingo, pick a prize!

Service Project - 9 - 1 p.m.

Share letters of appreciation and comfort for military overseas.

Event Sponsorship 

Gold Sponsor - $1,000

  • 8 admission tickets; 8 drink tickets; 8 Chili Cook-Off T-shirts.
  • Your company logo displayed on Cook-Off T-shirts.
  • Your company name displayed on event posters, St. Irene livestreams, Facebook and church bulletin, thanking you for your contribution.
  • Opportunity to display your company banner and distribute materials at the event.
  • A “thank you” plaque suitable for display at your company

 Silver Sponsor - $500

  • 4 admission tickets; 4 drink tickets; 4 Chili Cook-Off T-shirts
  • Your company logo displayed on Cook-Off T-shirts.
  • Your company name displayed on event posters and Facebook page thanking you for your contribution
  • Opportunity to display your company banner at the event.
  • A “thank you” plaque suitable for display at your company

Bronze Sponsor - $250

  • 2 admission tickets; 2 drink tickets; 2 Chili Cook-Off T-shirts
  • Your company logo displayed on Cook-Off T-shirts.
  • Your company name displayed on event posters thanking you for your contribution.
  • A “thank you” plaque suitable for display at your company 

Interested in becoming a sponsor?  Email us!

 

Silent Auction Donors

Let's Roam

 

Thank you to our current sponsors:

Silver Sponsors