Frequently Asked Questions

1) When is the American Cancer Society Chili Cook-off?

  • March 11th 2023, 11am - 3pm

2) Where is the Chili Cook-off?

  • Downtown Mobile, on Canal Street, between Washington St. and Broad St. round about.

3) How much is it to attend?

  • Advance tickets are $10 and day of tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the gate.

4) Can kids get in free?

  • Yes, children under 12 are allowed in free of charge.

5) Are dogs allowed at Chili Cook-off?

  • No, we ask that you leave your fur babies at home.

6) What time does the music start?

  • Music starts at 11:15am, shortly after gates open.

7) Where do I park that day?

  • Parking will be available at the Mobile Civic Center for $10 and street parking in downtown; we ask that you do be respectable of the Garden District residences and not block streets or driveways.

8) Do you take credit cards?

  • Yes, we do take credit cards for drink purchases but do encourage you to bring cash with you.

9) Is there a fee to try the Chili?

  • Once you have entered the event space, all chili tastings are free!

10) Will there be anything for the kids to do?

  • Yes, we will have a designated Children's Area. We do ask that you NOT leave your child unattended.

11) My company has a team, do I need a ticket to attend?

  • Yes, you will need a wristband to get in, contact your company POC for this.

12) Are coolers allowed in the event?

  • No, coolers are not allowed in.

13) I signed up to Volunteer and work the event, where do I go?

  • There will be a designated Volunteer check in tent. Info on this will be emailed to you.