ARE YOUR TASTE BUDS READY? Ready for all the chili, of course! That’s right, it’s getting near the time for the 43rd Annual Thousand Oaks Chili Cook-Off & Craft Brew Festival. Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 5th – 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. We’ll have over 40 chili tasting booths – and included with your general admission ticket ($20) this year is FREE unlimited Chili Tasting. AND, returning, fresh off its wildly popular inaugural year, is the 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 live music on two lively stages – Country music featuring Highway Starr & Justin Honsinger on the Borderline stage and Classic Rock featuring Cover 2 Cover on the Main 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 $20, VIP for $30, with kids 10 & under getting in for FREE; $65 gets you all the fun of the Cook-Off plus exclusive admission to the Craft Brew Festival, and VIP/Chili/Craft Brew tickets go for $85. Discounted tickets for all levels are available in advance, along with other valuable information, at our event website www.chili-cook-off.com Parking is $5.00 at the event site, with FREE parking and shuttle from the Conejo Creek Equestrian Center on Ave.de Las Flores.
Sample the chili, enjoy the variety of food, try some craft beers, take in the music, hang out in the Kids Zone – just bring the whole family! An annual event you don’t want to miss – that’s the Thousand Oaks Chili Cook-Off & Craft Brew Festival on Sunday, May 5th.
Conejo Creek Park North at Janss Rd & Hwy 23 in Thousand Oaks