Chili Cook-off

Notice: The 2022 Chili Cookoff has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We are working through the issues and hope to return with a new format in 2023.


Best Chili Prizes

1st Place: $500
2nd Place: $200
3rd Place: $100
Best Booth Decoration: $100

Come sample some of the finest chili this side of Texas! There will also be LIVE MUSIC, beer on tap, wine, hot dogs and all of the fixings.  Come hang out with your neighbors, friends and family.  Bring the kids!  We will have supervised activities and games for the youngsters. 

This is also a chance to meet the Castro Valley Rotary Club members and get a preview of the Rowell Ranch Rodeo Park.  Plenty of FREE parking! 

The Castro Valley Rotary Club is also sponsoring the Rowell Ranch Rodeo Parade which starts the following day, Saturday May 14, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM along Castro Valley Boulevard.  Bring your folding chair, some snacks and be ready for a great time at an old fashioned parade!

This year’s parade theme is BACK IN THE SADDLE!