Cook Entry


9:00 Cooks Meeting in Judging tent
10:00 ALL vehicles must be off of event grounds
10:30 Chili Verde stove light
11:00 Gates open, Salsa turn in, beer starts flowing, bands start playing, Restaurant Chili Challenge turn in
12:00 Red Chili stove light, PA State Open Chili turn in
12:15 Ghon Eckley Memorial Youth Competition stove light
1:30 Chili Verde turn in
2:30 Jalapeno Pepper eating contest at stage
3:00 Red Chili turn in
3:15 Ghon Eckley Memorial Youth Competition turn in
4:30 Awards at stage
5:00 Gates close, Beer turned off


The Hanover Chili Cook Off is a community staple for family entertainment, chili tasting, raising funds for local nonprofit organizations, built around the PA State Chili Cooking Championship.