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SAVE THE DATE! Jackson County’s biggest Cook-Off Event of the year returns November 2022! The 21st Annual Texana Chili Spill & Go-Texan Cook-Off will be held November 10th-12th at the Brackenridge Main Event Center, sponsored by the Lavaca-Navidad River Authority and the Jackson County Go-Texan Committee.
This year’s event will include a Veterans Ceremony, and Appreciation Dinner on Thursday, November 10th beginning at 5:00 p.m. All Veterans, family and friends are invited.
The cook-offs begin Friday, November 11th with the ever-popular Salsa and Margarita Competitions. Additional events include Chef’s Choice competition, Sausage competition, and the Go-Texan Dutch Oven Dessert Cook-off.
Join us for a full and final day of fun on Saturday, November 12th! Cook-off competitions start at 9:00 a.m. with the Bloody Mary competition followed by Beans, Go-Texan Jackpot Chicken, Gumbo, Go-Texan Jackpot Ribs, Chili, and Go-Texan Brisket competitions, along with our KidsQue competition! The Jackson County Go-Texan Committee’s 1st place brisket winning team will receive a whopping $3500 in cash prize money and can also enter the Top Gun Jackpot for a chance to win extra cash money.
Also join us Saturday in the Wine/Beer Garden as we spotlight local acoustic artists! You can grab some food and a drink while you listen to these artists perform their own music. Returning to this year’s event on Saturday, November 12th is the Cornhole Jackpot Tournament, Texana Market, Kids Fun Zone, Texana Heat Jalapeno Eating Contest and much more!!
More event information to come, so be sure to check back at a later date! Brackenridge Main Event Center is located about 6 miles south of Edna on State Highway 111. For more information, please call (361) 782-5229.
This year’s event will include a Veterans Ceremony, an Appreciation Dinner sponsored by HEB, and a fireworks display sponsored by Whataburger on Thursday, November 10th beginning at 5:00 p.m. All Veterans, family and friends are invited to the dinner.
Go-Texan Cook Off
Go-Texan will be bringing back their Dutch Oven, Jackpot Chicken, Jackpot Ribs, and Jackpot Brisket cook-offs! Turn-in times vary, see below for more details!
Texana Chili Spill Cook-Off
The Texana Chili Spill will be bringing back your favorite cook-off competitions! Categories include Salsa, Margarita, Bloody Mary, Sausage, Chili, Bean, & Gumbo! Turn in times/dates vary, see below for info.
Sponsored by Prasek's Hillje Smokehouse The Kids Que is an amateur contest for ages 8-12. The contest is part of the Texana Chili Spill Cook-Off & will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12th. Winners will be announced after the conclusion of judging.
Returning to this year’s event on Saturday, November 12th is the Cornhole Jackpot Tournament!
Join us in the Wine Garden for LIVE Acoustic performances Friday, November 11th from 7-10PM and Saturday, November 12th from 11AM - 11PM! Lavaca Bluffs will be onsite selling a wide variety of wine from 11am-11pm.
Shop the Texana Market at the Texana Chili Spill on Saturday, November 12th! Looking to be a vendor? Contact the Main Event Center at 361-782-7272.
The Kids Zone will be open on Saturday Nov. 12th from 10 am to 5 pm. It will include fun inflatables, craft zone, face painting, nature exhibits, and much more!
Texana Heat Jalapeno Eating Contest
Starting at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12th is the Texana Heat Jalapeno Eating Contest sponsored by Whataburger! The Contest is FREE and limited to 12 participants.
On Nov. 12th, from 10am to 5 pm for $90.00/flight (up to 3 people) you can enjoy a Helicopter Ride that over looks the beautiful Lake Texana!
Through out Chili Spill weekend, there will be several food trucks on site ready to whip up your favorite festival foods!
Chili Spill Cook-Off entry/site info:
Cook-Off Entry Packet 2022
Cook Site Map 2022
Kids Que Entry Packet 2022
Cornhole Registration Form 2022
2021 Cook-Off Results
2021 Go-Texan Cook-Off Results
2021 Go-Texan Ribs Final Results
2021 Go-Texan Brisket Final Results
2021 Go-Texan Chicken Final Results
Click here for a link of all the event photos!
21st Annual Chili Spill Sponsors
H-E-B: Veterans Ceremony Dinner Sponsor
Whataburger: Veterans Fireworks Show
Inteplast: Veterans Ceremony Sponsor
Del Papa: Judging Tent Sponsor
Jackson County Go-Texan
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