AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Tri-State Open Chili Championship is back for another year.
Tomorrow, over 100 teams will compete for a chance to qualify for Terlingua International Chili Championship (TICC).
The teams work all day in a hot kitchen to concoct the perfect chili.
All proceeds from the event benefit Make-A-Wish North Texas to grant more wishes for local children battling critical illnesses in the Texas Panhandle.
There will also be an opportunity to enjoy live entertainment and participate in a silent auction.
Last year’s event brought in over 2,000 people to taste and test chili for a good cause.
The cook-off will be held at the Rex Baxter Building and is $5 for all you can eat chili.
Doors open to the public at 11:30 a.m. and the cook-off continues until the chili runs out.