Founder Nicole Stinson and her Co-Chair Steve Portaro will be asking the SCV Community for their support while enjoying what’s fast becoming the best Chili Cook-off around. This is the event’s 8th year and sure to be our best. Come support a great cause while having a super fun night at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.


2020 Charities are FeedSCV backpack program for hungry needy kids and the Wish foundations Wellness Centers in the aftermath of the Saugus shooting.

40 Chili Cookers

Taste and Judge delicious chili recipes from 40 cookers of all types, amateurs to restaurateurs. Want to compete? Sign up HERE

Voting & Judges

Local Celebrity judges and the people will awards and prizes to the top three chili’s People’s Choice and Judges Choice categories.

Play at Casino Tables

Play on real Casino tables, such as Craps, Blackjack and Roulette to win prizes and raffle tickets.

Beer Wine & Cocktails

3 full bars serving up your favorite beverages as well as St. Patrick’s Day Green Beer and some hand crafted specialty drinks.

Auctions & Raffle

Amazing items to bid on at silent and live auctions, as well as a 50/50 opportunity drawing.

Dancing, Live Band & DJ

We will be dancing the night away to live music, mixed with your favorites spinning from our DJ.

VIP Area​

Access to our VIP lounge, early entry at 5:30, one drink ticket, VIP parking, swag bag, souvenir glass and VIP hors d’oeuvres, and some other VIP treatments.

Let the Fun Begin