Annual Bridge City Chili Cookoff this Friday in downtown Texarkana


This Friday afternoon from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm in downtown Texarkana at the corner of 3rd Street and Hazel, it is the annual “Bridge City Chili Cookoff hosted by the Texarkana Homeless Coalition. This is one of what we refer to as “The Big 3” for Chili Cookoffs in Texarkana.

Funds raised from this annual event are used to coordinate the many programs and services available to the homeless in Texarkana to provide more than a handout but to provide a hand up. With housing services, educational programs, and job training programs.

Media Release:

Come enter your best chili and join the Texarkana Homeless Coalition for a night of awareness and fun!

Funds raised through this event sponsored by Texarkana Homeless Coalition will be used to coordinate homeless services, fund scholarships, and for educational opportunities

Chili entry is $25

Sign up below:…/copy-of-bridge-city… kitchen accessories, Gift cards, and other Raffle Prizes: Tickets $5 for 1 or $20 for 5 Sold at the event or from a Coalition member.

Admission is free to the public

There will be four categories of winners for the event:
Best in Theme – Disney
Best Taste in Texarkana
People’s Choice
Top Restaurant


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