8th Annual Chili Tour

Published by St. Joseph Today

Friday 24th of January 2020

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

St. Joseph, MI

2020-01-24 17:00:00 2020-01-24 20:00:00 America/Detroit 8th Annual Chili Tour Warm up with us on January 24 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 on January 24 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 24 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!

Deb O'Conner (Whirlpool)
Ryan Ogle (KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship)
Al Mussman (Zoy!)
Pat Moody (Moody on the Market)

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 25!



221 Main

4A Song Vinyl feat. Nola Roux Cajun Eatery

Baroda Founders feat. Journeyman Distillery

Bound for Freedom feat. Houndstooth

Caffe Tosi feat. SJHS Pumpkin Spice Girls Culinary Team

Forever Books feat. Zion UCC

FuzzyButz feat. Full Circle Cafe


HarborTown Interior feat. Ryebelle's

Kilwins (Chocolate Samples)

Lazy Ballerina Winery (Wine Samples)

Oh My Darlings feat. LakeHouse

Olive Cart feat. Papa Vino's

Perennial Accents feat. Chef Kelly

ReVive Spa feat. Red Lotus Nutrition

Schu's Grill & Bar

Silver Harbor Brewing

South Bend Chocolate Cafe (Chocolate/Treat Samples)

State Street Stuff feat. Tapistry Brewing

The Natural Gem (Desserts)

Third Coast Surf Shop feat. North Shore Inn

Vivi's Italian Garden

Wanderlust Outfitters feat. Nosh Village


White Pine Winery feat. Clementine's 


Sustaining Sponsors:

HarborTown Interiors

 Perennial Accents

South Bend Chocolate Cafe

Wanderlust Outfitters


Wolf's Marine

White Pine Winery

Heritage Museum and Cultural Center