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Join local chili teams in this annual braggin’ rights competition and fundraiser naming the Best Chili in the Bay with proceeds benefitting Friends of the Riverwalk in their effort to complete and activate Tampa’s Riverwalk.

24th Annual Steve Otto Chili Cook Off Registration Form -
Grab your spices, gather your team and enter today!
Saturday, November 16, 2013 from 5 – 10 p.m. 


Chef's Name (required)

Team Name

Address (required)

City State Zip

Daytime phone Cell phone

Email address (required)


Assistant Name

Address (required)

City State Zip

Daytime phone Cell phone

Email address


Have you participated in the Steve Otto Chili Cook Off before?
 Yes No If so, how many times?

Have you cooked chili professionally before?
 Yes No

What position? (restaurant chef, etc.)

Where did you cook professionally?

Have you participated in other chili cook offs around the nation?
 Yes No If so, which ones?

Have you ever won a chili cook off competition?  Yes No
If so, which one?

If you have a picture of your chili team booth set up, please submit it here.

Chef's Signature Date


Please type the above in the box below:

The above information is correct to the best of my knowledge. I have read the official rules and regulations, and, if my application is accepted, I hereby agree to abide by such rules and regulations. Accept?


Registration Forms must be accompanied by payment (checks made payable to EventFest, Inc. at 1200 West Cass Street, Suite 110, Tampa, FL 33606) or through credit card (please call EventFest at 813-251-3378(FEST) to process a credit card payment, all credit card transactions will include an additional 5% convenience fee).


Steve Otto’s Chili Cook-off Rules and Regulations

People’s Choice Award Rules and Information


Chili Cook-off Awards