Truckee Chili Cookoff
  • June 22 - Truckee Sunrise Rotary Club will hold the Third Annual Truckee Chili Cookoff, a community fundraiser providing a day of inexpensive family fun with chili tasting, non-stop entertainment, food and beverages and a host of activities for adults and children. The area’s best chili cooks will compete for top honors in these categories: Restaurants, Nonprofits and Individuals plus Best Overall. In addition, a People’s Choice award will recognize the chili garnering the most votes from attendees and there will be an award for best cooking team theme. A panel of area dignitaries will judge the chili and make the awards.

    All proceeds benefit Kidzone Museum of Truckee.

    The cookoff is held at Truckee River Regional Park, 10500 Old Brockway Road, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Cost is $15 for adults and $3 for children under 12.