9th Annual Orlando Chili Cook-off Presented By Northwestern Mutual

Saturday, February 17 | 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

  • Presented by Northwestern Mutual - Greater Orlando
  • Family Friendly
  • Children under 6 years old are FREE
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The 9th Annual Northwestern Mutual Orlando Chili Cook-off is a world qualifier for the Chili Appreciation Society International, with over 100 chili booths to sample from. A portion of the proceeds benefit Alex's Lemonade Stand, a foundation for childhood cancer.

Orlando Chili Cook-off is more than just chili! The event will feature the world chili eating challenge, a VIP zone, live music, interactive games, a kids zone, food trucks, local vendors and more! 

VIP Includes:

- Access to the Miller Lite VIP Zone (includes light bites while supplies last, direct view of stage, private restrooms and private bar)

- 4 Complimentary Beverages

- VIP swag bag (includes t-shirt, koozie & more)

- VIP lanyard

- Meet and Greet with the World Chili Eating Challenge competitors 

PLUS, the benefits of General Admission!

General Admission Includes:

- Entry into the Orlando Chili Cook-off

- Access to over 100 chilis to sample

Titos's Handmade Vodka Experience Zone Includes: (purchase this experience zone when you go to checkout)

- Access to the Tito's Experience Zone (includes private bar and private zone)

- 4 Complimentary Cocktails 

  • All-American Lemonade
  • Cookoff Peach Lemonade
  • American Mule
  • Hibiscus Mule 

- Tito's swag giveaways

- Game to play and more


Kids Ticket Includes:

- Kids DJ Renee Adams

-Bounce Houses

-Interactive Games

-Prizes & more

Thanks to our sponsors:

Northwestern Mutual

Miller Lite


Publix Aprons Cooking School


Orange Buick GMC

Tito's Handmade Vodka

Baldwin Harbor

Citi Tower

Dave & Busters

Planet Fitness

Renewal By Andersen


The Sugar Sow

Four Rebels

Orlando Foot and Ankle Clinic

Skeletons Museum of Osteology

Floor & Decor

Cepra Landscape

Tony's Roma

Solstice Signature Apartment Homes 

All events are subject to change or cancellation at any time without notice. Events/shows are Rain or Shine. Once purchased, tickets are nonrefundable unless the event/show is cancelled and not rescheduled. If there has been a significant change to the event such as location or date change, we will send an announcement to all ticket holders with details on an updated refund policy.

Orlando Festival Park

2911 E. Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32803