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Chili Cook-off & Craft Beer, Cider + Spirits Festival

Sat Sept 28, 2019, 2-6 pm
benefiting Longmont Humane Society, ArtWalk Longmont


People’s Choice Competition Level
Longtucky Chillers
La Chupacabra Green

People’s Choice Crock Pot
Robison Thomas

Cooked Off-Site Competition Winners
1st Longtucky Chillers La Chupacabra Green
(Longtucky Spirits)
2nd Home Court Advantage C3
3rd Yum! Yum! Porkalishas

Cooked On-Site Green Winners
1st Duran Duran AZ Heat
2nd Duran Duran AZ Mild
3rd Woofgang Hotshot Chili

Cooked On-Site Red Winners
1st Angry Iguana Texas Red
2nd Longtucky Chillers St. Elmos Fire
3rd Nathan Williamson Extra Nasty

Crockpot Row People’s Choice
People’s Choice 2nd Bryan Fyock It’s Not Easy Being Green Chili
People’s Choice 3rd The Wise Team

$25 Advance Chili & Drink Tasting Ticket ($30 at the door)

$10 Advance Chili Only Tasting Ticket ($15 at the door)

Kids 10 and Under are FREE
Event is open to the public with or without a ticket. General public (non-ticketed) will not be able to taste the craft beverages or chili, but they are welcome to purchase food, and beer and other beverages from the 300 Suns tasting room and enjoy the live music and the day with us.

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Pick Your Poison

Hot, smooth, spicy, refreshing? We have a day of palate-pleasing sensations. Amazing chili, craft beer, cider and spirits, music and family- and pet-friendly fun benefiting Longmont Humane Society and ArtWalk Longmont. Chili cooks will come out early to start cooking up their best recipes to wow you with. You get to try their creations and help us choose the People’s Choice winning chili. With a Chili and Drink Tasting ticket you’ll get a commemorative tasting cup which gets you unlimited beverage tastings from 2-6pm.

UNLIMITED TASTINGS FROM: 300 Suns Brewing • Collision Brewing Co. • Maxline Brewing • Longtucky • Gemini Beer Co. • Oskar Blues Brewery • Wild Basin Boozy Sparkling Water • Kure’s Craft Beverage Company (Canned Craft Cocktails) • Wild Cider • GrossenBart Brewery • Crystal Springs • Asher Brewing Co.

Please note though the event ends at 6pm, the 300 Suns tasting room will be open until 10pm and we won’t be kicking anyone out – so you can make a day of it!


10 Year Echo

10 Year Echo plays a wide range of popular tunes from classic rock to bluegrass!


Enter your Chili:

We are full! Chili Entries are closed. Join us next year!


Want to be a judge for the chili or salsa competitions? Our judging positions are for sale to generous supporters of Longmont Humane Society, just click here for the sponsorship form.


Booths are still available for the event click here for the sponsorship form.

Free Rides from Wonder Tours!

We know parking can be an issue, so we are offering a limited number of free rides from Wonder Tours (Thanks, Wonder Tours!). Just add this option on when you purchase your tickets online and make note of the details below:


  • Pick up from the mall lot in front of PARTY CITY at 1:50pm, then drop off at 300 Suns.
  • End of day pick up at 300 Suns at 6:20 pm then drop them off at Mall.


  • Pick up at Roosevelt parking right behind the RTD bus shelters/station at 2:15, the drop off at 300 Suns.
  • End of day pick up at 300 Suns at 6:00pm, drop off at Roosevelt

Emergency returns to car on Wonder Tours bus will be available between 3:30 and 5:30



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