The fifth annual Fire on the Mountain Chili Cook-off and Car Show will be held on Sept. 30, at Hannah Pickett Park. The Park is located at 16 Dixie Lee Ave., behind Monteagle City Hall.
The Chili Cook-off will be open for tasting at noon where the public can sample all the entrants chili for $5. Chili Cook-off teams will represent some of the surrounding areas, as well as the mountain’s finest restaurants, businesses and community groups. There are two categories of awards for the chili contest. The first award is “Judged Best Chili” and the second is “The People’s Choice.” The chili can be made on site or brought to the event. Each first place will receive $250 and a trophy. There is still room for you to enter and use your secret recipe!
The Tracy City Streetrodders will host the Car Show with more than100 cars participating. The car show is from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. and is free to the public, but there is a fee to enter your car in the Car Show.
There will be local Arts & Craft vendors joining us, as well as food and drinks for sale. The car show will have a DJ that will be providing music and prizes throughout the day. Proceeds will go to support the Toys for Tots and the South Cumberland Chamber of Commerce.
For more information about the Car Show and to download the rules and application for the Chili cook-off, go to <www.southcumberlandchamber.com> or contact the Chamber office at (931) 924-5353.