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The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee held their monthly meeting Monday afternoon at the Chamber board room, to continue efforts towards planning the annual event on the square October 4th and 5th.

This year, the 175th anniversary celebration of Taylorville and Christian County, will be part of the Chillifest. Event chairperson Greg Hornbuckle tells Regional Radio News that the footprint for this year's event will be bigger than in past years.

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The anchor event of Chillifest, 2 days of International Chilli Society chilli judging, has been set, as well as some additional things for the kids to do according to Hornbuckle.

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Hornbuckle says the Chamber is in need of volunteers to assist with the annual Chillifest bags tournament.

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To help with the bags tournament or Chillifest, contact the Chamber office at 824-4919.

For complete information on this year's Chillifest, go to the event web site chillifest-dot-info....that's chillifest with 2-L's.

 
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