The Hoboken Volunteers’ 5th Annual Chili Cookoff & Homebrewing {+ Meet One of the Judges!}

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The Hoboken Volunteers Annual Chili Cookoff & Homebrewing contest is celebrating its 5th year this year!

5th annual


The event will benefit the Jubilee Center in Hoboken and is hosted at the Elks Lodge. Basically, it’s 4 fun hours of tasting chili and home-brewed beer with friends. Last year the event raised over $10,000 for True Mentors {another great organization in town}.


Chili, Chili, and more chili!

If you are vegetarian – there is good news! This year there will be a vegetarian category as well. Of course, no matter what your taste and diet preferences are, chances are you’ll need some of these:



The Best Part: Jen {editor of HG} will be one of the taste-testing JUDGESCan’t wait. Tums here we come!

Ticket prices:

$30 if bought before Feb 15th!

$35 if bought between Feb 16th and Feb 23rd!

$40 at the door…regardless of how you do it, you won’t wanna miss this. I went last year and had a blast.

To RSVP on Facebook:

Buy your tickets early here and save!

Are you going to the Chili Cookoff?


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Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Hoboken Girl. She started the site to discover and share the wealth of things happening in Hudson County. Her roots in the area extend to her maternal grandparents, who owned two textile factories in Weehawken and North Bergen. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event/volunteer project or editing her life away, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her French bulldog + rescue pup, or watching the latest murder doc on Netflix with her husband.