Gatlinburg Chili Cook Off is a must for Smoky Mountain foodies! Phot credit – Garden of Eatin’.
29th Annual Gatlinburg Chili Cook Off Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Grab yourself a bowl off red at 715 Parkway in Gatlinburg from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. This delicious event is presented by Bush’s Chili Beans. If you like it mild, medium or blowtorch hot these mouth-watering recipes will twang your buds!
Great entertainment is planned for the event with Jimbo Whaley & Greenbrier performing at 5:15 on the Bush’s Best Stage. For the adventurous eaters who like fire in their belly the Hot Chili eating contest will be held at the All Sauced-Up stage from 5:30 p.m. till 6:30 p.m. The Petty Hearts will take the stage following Jimbo at 6:16 p.m. and if you are a Tom Petty fan you will not want to miss this special performance! Considered the National Tom Petty Tribute Show the Petty Hearts are a nationally touring band that celebrates the life and legacy of Tom Petty’s forty year run as an American Rock-n-Roll icon. Attendees will enjoy faithful covers from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers extensive musical play list with plenty of deep cuts to round out the performance. The Petty Hearts have thrilled audiences in major venues like the House of Blues and Hard Rock Cafe. They were honored to be the only Tom Petty Tribute band invited to play the prestigious national Beatles fan convention, Abbey Road.
Tickets for the event are $10.00 and are available at the event. Make plans to join our HeySmokies fans for a deliciously musical evening in Gatlinburg!