By Kristin Finney
Greene Publishing, Inc.
Cool weather, longer nights, what better way to warm up than with a hot bowl of chili? The second annual Madison County Chili Challenge has been set and this year’s event is expected to be even bigger than last year’s.
The cook-off will be held on Saturday December 3, during the 2011 Light Up Madison Downtown Christmas. The downtown Christmas event will be from 6-9 p.m. The judging for the chili cook-off will be held at 7 p.m. The winners will be announced at 8 p.m. All who enter will receive a free chili cook-off t-shirt.
The cost per entry is $20. All winners will receive a cash prize. For more information on the cook-off call 973-2788. Applications and information is available at the Greater Madison County Chamber of Commerce, which is located at 248 SW Range Ave.