The Town of Morristown and Community College of Vermont are pleased to present the 5th Annual “Mo-Vegas Chili Cook Off” on Saturday, September 30th, 2017.  The event will be held during RocktoberFest and will be open for judging between 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.

We are encouraging individuals, teams, community organizations, and chefs to participate and compete in this event. Winners will have the honor of “bragging rights” for one year and recognition for their achievement. The registration fee is $10.00 for each individual or team per category.

• Each contestant is required to provide their own secret ingredients.
• Each contestant must prepare and cook their chili in a sanitary manner.
• Each contestant must prepare at least 2 gallons of chili for judging and tasting for each category entered.
• Each contestant must supply their own labeled serving utensils
• Each contest must prepay their entry fee of $10 per category at the time of application.
• Each contestant must be available to provide their prepared chili by 10:00 am and pick up cooking utensils and heating source (crockpot) no later than 4:00 pm.
• Judging will be anonymous by consumers/spectators (the general public).
• After a payment of a $5 donation to benefit CCV, each consumer/spectator will be provided a score card, a spoon and a 2 oz. cup for each chili for tasting and judging.

We Supply:
• Extension cords, zip strips, tables, chairs, scoring cards and water.
• Napkins and eating utensils.
• Advertising and promotion

Chili will be judged in the following 3 categories:
Category 1)    Meat
Category 2)    Vegetarian
Category 3)    Anything Goes

When you click “Submit” on the application form, you hereby accept this agreement. By accepting this agreement, the contestant agrees to waive all claims against the Town of Morristown and Community College of Vermont for any and all liability for damage, injury, theft or loss incurred before, during or after as a result of the Rocktoberfest. The exhibitor will indemnify and hold harmless the Rocktoberfest / Town of Morristown and Community College of Vermont from any and all claims, actions or judgments arising from and related to the exhibitor’s employees, assistants and associates.

Complete your online application:

Completing your online application will involve two steps:

1) [Click Here] to complete the online form; on “Submit” of the form, you will go to step 2) which is making your payment via PayPal.  If you do not have a Paypal account, there is an option on our PayPal account to use your credit card.

Thank you for completing your application online!