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2024 Glen Lake Chili Cook-Off

February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

glen arbor chili cookoff

You’re invited to Winterfest! The Chili Cook-Off will be on the deck at Boonedocks in Glen Arbor on Saturday, February 17th, from Noon to 3, or until the chili runs out! This sizzling event promises a flavorful showdown and celebration of winter in Northern Michigan! Dress for the weather.

Admission to the chili cook-off is $10 per person, which includes unlimited chili samples. $5 for kids ages 6-12 and seniors 70+, kids under 6 enter for free.

Perch Fishing Contest

Due to the current conditions and weather forecast, the perch fishing contest has been canceled. 

Chili Cook-Off Lineup:

Bear Paw Pizza
Hanson’s Foods – Tom Pleva
Alpers Excavating

chili contest tray up close
photo by Michele Aucello for the GL Chamber
Cherry Republic
M22 Clinic
Fleis Education Foundation
Shipwreck Cafe
Andersons Market
Mel & Fell
Glen Lake Community Schools
Good Harbor Grill
Glen Lake Marine – Jeff Gardner
Joe’s Friendly Tavern
The Mill

Ready to Spice Things Up? Enter Your Chili!

There may still be room for additional contenders to join the chili frenzy. Whether you’re a seasoned chili chef or a first-timer, consider entering your chili as a family or group of friends. It’s a fantastic way to showcase your skills and support a good cause. Proceeds from this event go to Glen Lake School Scholarships and local charities. Contact owner/event coordinator Stephanie at Boonedocks to secure your spot in the lineup. (Email [email protected])

*This is not a chamber event. Winterfest is a small business hosting an annual event as a community fundraiser. 


5858 Manitou Vw
Glen Arbor, MI 49636 United States

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