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CHAMBER CHILLIFEST CHILLI, SALSA, VERDE COOK-OFF REGISTRATION FORM NOW AVAILABLE

Posted August 16, 2017

 

-The form to enter this year's chilli, salsa, and verde cookoffs at the 32nd annual Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest on the square October 7th and 8th, is now available.

The form can be downloaded from the event's web site, chillifest-dot-info, that's chillifest with 2-L's, or can be picked up at the Chamber office on the 2nd floor of the U-S Bank building on the south side of the Taylorville square.

The are actually 2 cookoffs:  The Chill-inois Regional Cook-Off Saturday, October 7th, and the Central States Regional Cook-Off Sunday, October 8th.  Both cook-offs are sanctioned by the International Chilli Society.

Any registration fees must be paid at the time the application is submitted.

For more information on this year's Greater Taylorville Chamber Chillifest Cook-offs, contact Cook-off chair Tom Calvert at 565-2791.
 

 

 

 

CHAMBER CHILLIFEST COMMITTEE MEETS TO BEGIN DETAIL WORK ON 2017 EVENT

Posted July 31, 2017

 

The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee held their monthly meeting Monday evening in the board room of the Chamber office in the U-S Bank building on the south side of the Taylorville square, to begin putting together the details for the 32nd annual edition of the event October 7th and 8th.

Event chair Greg Hornbuckle told Regional Radio News that committee chairs are working on their respective areas for Chillifest, which is just 8 weeks away.

Hornbuckle says Chillifest continues to add attractions for kids.

We asked the Chillifest chairperson what is the favorite part of the weekend for him.

Craft and food vendor forms, as well as forms for all the pageants at Chillifest this year, are now available on the event's web site, chillifest-dot-info, that's chillifest with 2-L's.
 

 

PAGEANT FORMS AVAILABLE FOR CHILLIFEST CONTESTS

Posted July 28, 2017, REVISED 2:45PM JULY 28, 2017

 

Forms for the Little Miss Chilli Pepper, Little Mister Chilli Pepper, Junior Miss and Miss Chilli Pepper contests at the 32nd Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest, are now available.

There's a change in the way applications are being accepted for these pageants this year.  Pageant forms are to be downloaded from the event's web site, chillifest.info, that's chillifest with 2-L's.

The Word doc is then to be completed on a computer, then printed off and then either mailed or hand delivered to the Chamber office on the 2nd floor of the U-S Bank building on the south side of the Taylorville square. 

No handwritten applications will be accepted, and all applications must be accompanied by the completed waiver form which is also available for download at chillifest-dot-info.

The deadline for submitting Chillifest pageant applications, is September 7th at 5pm.

The Greater Taylorville Chamber Chillifest committee has the right to accept or reject any and all applications submitted.

Chillifest this year takes place October 7th and 8th on the Taylorville square.

 

 

FOOD AND CRAFT VENDOR FORMS AVAILABLE

Posted July 28, 2017

 

Food and craft vendor forms are now available for the 32nd annual Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest taking place on the square October 7th and 8th.

Both food and craft booths are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

Forms are available at the event's web site, chillifest-dot-info, that's “chillifest” with 2-L's; or at the Chamber office on the 2nd floor of the U-S Bank building on the south side of the Taylorville square, during weekday business hours.
 

 

CHILLIFEST COMMITTEE HOLDS ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

Posted June 19, 2017

The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee held their 2017 organizational meeting Monday night in the Chamber board room, to begin plans for this year's event on the Taylorville square October 7th and 8th.

Chamber C-E-O Patty Hornbuckle told Regional Radio News after the meeting, that work on vendors, entertainment, and the always popular pageants, have already begun.

Several new kid features from last year's Chillifest, are coming back for 2017.

Chillifest's Entertainment Committee this year has 2 co-chair's.  Danny Russell is continuing to chair along with a new co-chair for 2017.

For information on this year's Greater Taylorville Chillifest, go to chillifest.info.

 

 

 

CHILLIFEST PAGEANTS GEARING UP

Posted June 19, 2017

 

The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee held their organizational meeting Monday night at the Chamber board room, for the 32nd annual event coming up October 7th and 8th on the Taylorville square.

Pageant director Brittany Moore told Regional Radio News after the meeting she was happy with her first year of heading up the pageants last year.

And, Moore says this year you'll be able to apply to participate in any of the Chillifest pageants on-line.

Moore says her first year as Chillifest Pageant director went well...with one exception.

Information on the Greater Taylorville Chamber Chillifest can be found on-line at chillifest-dot-info, that's chillifest with 2-L's.

 

CRAFT AND FOOD VENDOR FORMS

 

 

 

 

AVAILABLE FOR GREATER TAYLORVILLE CHAMBER
CHILLIFEST


Posted June 12, 2017

 

Craft and food vendor forms are now available for the 32nd annual Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest taking place on the square October 7th and 8th.

Craft vendor registration is $50 per vendor, with a deadline of September 29th.

Food vendor registration fees vary by vendor, and there are additional charges for water and/or electricity.  The food vendor registration deadline is also September 29th.

Registration forms are available at the event web site chillifest-dot-info, that's Chillifest with 2-L's.   They're also available in person at the Chamber office on the 2nd floor of the U-S Bank building on the south side of the Taylorville square.

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