Chili Cookoff, March 25

The 6th Annual Dorchester Chili Cook-Off is happening Sunday, March 25, 3 to 6 p.m., at the IBEW Local 103 Hall, 256 Freeport Street. Civic associations, local merchants, politicians, and other community groups around Dorchester are invited to submit their chili and compete for "Best Chili" Awards. Tickets are $20 per adult and $30 for a family (up to 4 people) at the door. Tickets purchased in advance receive a $5 discount. All proceeds will benefit this year's Dorchester Day Parade! The event is fun and family-oriented. Read on to find out more about Dot Chili Activities!

all-you-can-eat chili sampling

a DJ

games for kids and adults

line dancing

a musical guest

a magician


prizes and more!

Sponsors are also needed to help underwrite the event. For information, entry forms, and advance tickets call 617.265.5397 or email dotchilicookoff [at]