The West End Gastro Club announced that they’ll be holding a chili cooking contest at the West End Youth Center in Allentown on Sunday, April 22nd from noon to 5pm.
The contest will pit businesses against each other in an event that will raise funds for the West End Youth Center. Establishments may enter two different chilies. Registration is $30 per establishment and the deadline to enter is April 1st. The West End Gastro Club organizers hope to promote local businesses, the Allentown neighborhoods, and raise money for the youth center.
In addition to the public voting for the People’s Choice category, a panel of local judges will be on hand to determine the winner. Public tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for youths under 15, and free for children under 8. Other refreshments will be available.