The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association (DTMSA) will host the 16th annual Chili Fest on Friday, October 16th. The one-day festival will be held on South Broadway Street between Main and Troy and will consist of lunch, music and a chili cook-off.
Lunch will be served from 11:00am – 1:30pm. Patrons will receive a bowl of chili, provided by annual sponsor BBQ by Jim, with all of the fixins’ for $5.00. Patrons are invited back at 5:00pm for the chili cook-off portion of the event. For $10.00 patrons will be able to sample chili from all of the registered teams. Awards will be presented at the end of the night, including a “Crowd Favorite”. Tickets are available now at the DTMSA office located on South Broadway Street or online HERE.
The 16th Annual Chili Fest is presented by AT&T and sponsored by Bud Light. “This is a great Downtown event and we are proud supporters of community events,” said Tommy Taylor of Bud Light.