NEWARK, Ohio, October 5, 2017 — Join The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art and Technology and Kroger Marketplace on October 14 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for a Chili Cook-off event! Located at Kroger on 21 st Street in Newark, guests and shoppers are invited to visit each chili booth for taste-tests, fun giveaway items and to vote for their favorite chili by providing a donation.
Ten local organizations will compete for the chili pepper trophy, earned by receiving the most votes. All donations provided for the Chili Cook-off will benefit educational programs at The Works.
The event features $1 draft beer, free Velvet ice cream, and a live broadcast from Q 93.7. Activities for kids will be stationed throughout the store. The competing teams include Brown Distributing, The Elks, Kroger, Licking Memorial Health Systems, The Lions, Matesich Distributing, Newark Rotary, Park National Bank, State Farm and The Works.