Event: Chili Bourbon Festival
Presented by Pride Group, get fired up at the second annual Chili Bourbon Festival on February 16, 2019. This year, the festival is moving to Downtown Chandler with the help of event production company, HDE Agency. Event highlights include a full day of chili, bourbon, country music, lawn games, interactive experiences and eating competitions.
“We’re looking forward to bringing Chili Bourbon Festival back in 2019. Partnering with HDE Agency was a no-brainer for us, they have a great reputation for bringing amazing food and beverage festivals to the community,” said Robb Corwin, CEO, Pride Group.
The competition heats up when local home cooks and chefs compete in the chili cook off. Each festival guest will receive a tasting card to sample chili from the competitors and vote for their favorite. Local restaurants will offer a variety of spicy, traditional and regional chili bowls and sides.
Chili Bourbon Festival will feature more than a dozen bourbons. Guests can purchase mixed drinks or a card to sample six, half (.5) oz tastings. More announcements on participating vendors, entertainment and activities will be coming soon.
Chili Bourbon Festival Quick Facts
Date: February 16, 2019
Time: 12-9 p.m.
Location: Dr AJ Chandler Park – 178 E Commonwealth Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225
$10 general admission, online presale / $15 at the gate
Includes: admission into the event and 12 chili samples
$20 bourbon sampler, online presale / $25 at the gate, while supplies last
Includes: six, half (.5) oz bourbon samples (general admission sold separately)
$100 VIP, online presale / $150 at the gate, while supplies last
Includes: admission into the event, four alcohol beverages + six, half (.5) oz bourbon samples, unlimited soft drinks and water, catered food throughout the day, private restrooms, private seating, shaded area.
A portion of the proceeds from Chili Bourbon Festival will benefit Heart Strings Foundation which operates with a goal to help heal hearts through the power of music by working with veterans and children with special circumstances. For more information, visit www.heartstringsfoundation.org.