The 2nd Annual Best Chili in Texarkana Chili Cookoff


It’s chili eating season and the Sportsplex by Healthcare Express is hosting it’s second annual The Best Chili in Texarkana Chili Cook-Off on February 5th from 12 pm to 3 pm. The event will be held on the campus of The Sportsplex at 5610 Richmond Road in Texarkana, Texas.

“The Best Chili in Texarkana cookoff is a fun afternoon of food, community, and a healthy dose of competition,” said Jordan Creutz of the Sportsplex. “We aim to host at least 20 contestants to serve their prized chili recipes to our judges and taste testers and compete for a $300 grand prize.”

Join the competition! Entries are $25 and spaces are limited. Visit (LINK) and purchase a ticket as a competitor to reserve your space. A $300 grand prize will be awarded to the entry voted the best chili!
Taste testers are also invited to come and sample some of the best chili Texarkana has to offer. General admission tickets are on sale now for only $5 per ticket and you’ll get to sample from each of our contestants’ amazing chili. Please (LINK) to reserve your tickets.

This year’s proceeds will be benefitting the Texas Association of First Responders. For those unable to attend, donations for this cause are also being accepted online.