Hot Cars & Chili -- Car Show/Chili Cookoff

January 26, 2019

North Palm Beach Recreation Department holds an annual open car show/chili cook-off.  This is a very popular event that draws thousands of participants.  The 2019 Hot Cars & Chili will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26th from Noon-4:00pm at Anchorage Park. 

Chili Cookoff

Local chili teams consisting of individuals, clubs and restaurants will concoct their chili specialties for the public to sample.  They are trying to gain your vote of approval.  For a $5/person donation the public can sample all the chilis and vote for their favorite! Proceeds benefit the youth sport programs at NPB Recreation.  At the end of the day, the chili team with the most votes will win a fantastic prize and the honors of being voted the best chili!    Anyone interested in participating in the chili cook-off can obtain an application below.  Return completed applications to the Anchorage Park Activities Bldg.

Open Car Show

The open car show draws approximately 100-125 vehicles each year.  A variety of prizes are awarded including Participant's Choice,  Mayor's Choice and several Judge's Choice awards.  The public can enjoy looking at an array of beautiful antique cars/trucks as well as newer models. 

No Admission Fee

There is no admission charge for this event. There is a $5 donation to sample chili. Other food and drink are available at nominal charges.

Get your 2019 CAR SHOW APPLICATION by clicking here.

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