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7th Annual Chili Tour

Published by St. Joseph Today

Friday 25th of January 2019

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

St. Joseph, MI

2019-01-25 17:00:00 2019-01-25 20:00:00 America/Detroit 7th Annual Chili Tour Warm up with us on the last Friday of January (Jan. 25) as downtown St. Joe hosts a Chili Tour from 5-8 p.m. St. Joseph, MI St. Joseph Today

Warm up with us on the last Friday of January (Jan. 25) as downtown St. Joe hosts a Chili Tour! Participating locations or "Chili Stops" will play host as you have the opportunity to try their best recipes.

Get started at the Welcome Center! Day of registration and Chili Tour Map pick-up available on January 25 from 9am-8pm. It costs $2 per participant (includes a Chili Tour Map). A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Benton Harbor Soup Kitchen.

A judged portion of this event will give participating locations a chance to showcase their chili in front of a panel of judges from the Southwest Michigan culinary scene. The winning location will host the Chili Pepper trophy for the remainder of the year until the next tour - always the last Friday in January.

Millicent Huminsky (Southwestern Michigan Tourist Council)
Tony Nuisner (Clementine's Too)
Jenna Podjan (Bud Distributing)

Participants vote for their FAVORITE chili recipe. The winning location will host the People's Choice Chili Pepper trophy for the remainder of the year until the next contest. To vote, please turn in your Chili Map by Noon on Saturday, January 26!


221 Main
Biggby Coffee featuring chili by Zoup!
Bistro on the Boulevard
Caffé Tosi featuring the SJHS Culinary Team - Mountaineer
Chartreuse featuring chili by Sister Lakes Brewing
Chocolate Café
Forever Books featuring chili by Zion UCC
Freedom Boat Club featuring chili by Sandbar & Grille
FuzzyButz Pet Bakery featuring chili by Tapistry Brewing
Glik’s featuring chili by Chili’s
HaborTown Interiors featuring chili by RyeBelle’s
Lazy Ballerina Winery
Oh My Darlings featuring chili by LakeHouse Restaurant & Bar
Olive Cart featuring chili by Papa Vino’s
Perennial Accents featuring chili by The Grille at Harbor Shores
Purely Michigan featuring chili by Black Dragon Meadery
ReVive Spa featuring chili by Full Circle Cafe
Schu’s Grill & Bar
Silver Harbor Brewing
St. Joseph Today featuring The Livery
State Street Stuff featuring chili by Houndstooth
The Buck Burgers & Brew
The Candlestick Maker
The Natural Gem
The Whitcomb featuring chili by CK Catering
Third Coast Surf Shop featuring chili by North Shore Inn & North Pier Brewing
Vivi’s Italian Garden
Wanderlust Outfitters featuring chili by Nosh Village
Waterfront Framing & Fine Art
White Pine Winery featuring chili by Coach’s Bar & Grill


Sustaining Sponsors:

JLN Creative Art Studio
Pier 1000 Marina
ReVive Spa
The Livery
The Whitcomb
Waterfront Framing and Fine Art
Zion UCC