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45th Annual Thousand Oaks Chili Cook-Off, Car Show & Craft Brew Festival

May 01, 2022 View Website


Ready for all the chili, of course! That’s right, it’s getting near the time for the 45th Annual Thousand Oaks Chili Cook-Off, Car Show & Craft Brew Festival.

Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 1st – that’s the day you get to do a lot of tasting and vote for your favorite chili. Held from Noon – 5pm (11:00 am entry for VIP tix), this all-day, family friendly extravaganza will be held at Conejo Creek Park North at Janss Rd & Hwy 23 in Thousand Oaks.

They’ll have over 40 chili tasting booths – and included with your general admission is FREE unlimited Chili Tasting. AND, returning once more is the wildly popular Craft Brew Festival – an event within an event – with a multitude of participating breweries!

As always, there will be a Classic & Custom Car Show in several style and vintage categories.

There will be plenty of FREE music on three lively stagesCountry & Rock cover bands on the Logix Chili Bowl stage, Classic Rock on the Main Stage, and a Live DJ on the Car Show stage.

When you’re not sampling the chili, you can visit the myriad of 15+ food trucks and beverage booths. And be sure to find your way to the FREE Kids Zone.

The Chili Cook-Off is proudly presented by the Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks with 100% of the net proceeds going to Local charities.

Day of event General Admission is $25, VIP for $40, with kids 10 & under getting in for FREE; $75 gets you all the fun of the Cook-Off plus exclusive admission to the Craft Brew Festival, and the top ticket package for VIP/Chili/Craft Brew tickets goes for $100. Tickets for all levels are available in advance, along with other valuable information at our event website

Parking is $5.00 at the event site, with FREE parking and shuttle from the Conejo Creek Equestrian Center on Avenida de Las Flores.

Conejo Creek Park North
1379 E Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

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