It's Chili Time!

13th Annual Vegan Chili Cook-Off and Raffle
Saturday, October 8, 2016
Masonic Center
301 Wisconsin Ave, Madison, WI 53703
Use the East Johnson Street Entrance
5:00 - 9:30 pm
Tickets at the door: $25 regular / $10 student / $5 kids
Cash bar on site

Chili Banner 2016

It's time for Alliance for Animals and the Environment's main fundraiser of the year, the 13th annual Chili Cook-Off! On Saturday, October 8th, chefs from Madison area restaurants will be serving savory vegan chili at the Masonic Center.

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Which of your favorite dining establishments will be there?

Ale Asylum
Green Owl Cafe
Ladonia Cafe
Liliana's Restaurant
Monty's Blue Plate Diner
Tex Tubb's Taco Palace
Eldorado Grill

THANK YOU to the restaurants above for donating food for this event!

THANK YOU to the following businesses for generous food donations to the cook-off:

Tofurkey for donating vegan hot dogs.
Willy Street Co-op for the donation of baked goods.
Woodman's for a donation towards hot dog buns, crackers, and condiments.
Lush Life Vegan Bakery for a whole lot of amazing cupcakes.

The Details

Doors and bar open at 5:00, and chili will be served starting at 5:30. Tickets are $25 regular, $10 with student ID, and $5 for kids under 12.

Discounts are available for volunteers.

Ticket price includes all chili samples and one regular bowl of chili, a Tofurky hot dog, corn bread, and dessert - all vegan and DELICIOUS!

Join us for chili, drinks, desserts, fabulous raffle items, and see if your favorite wins the coveted judges' and people's choice awards this year!

Parking Info

In addition to the Masonic Center parking lot options listed below there is street parking and the nearby State Street Capital Parking Structure.

There are 70 parking spots, accessible from two different parking lots. Cars cannot be left overnight at either.

Masonic lot entrance is on Johnson Street:

Upper lot entrance on Pinckney (from Johnson turn left onto Pinckney, "Hiebing Private Parking" lot is 3/4 of a block up on the left.)

Raffle Prizes, More are being added all the time!

Ian's Pizza: Free Slice Cards
Curry in the Box: Gift Cards
Green Owl: Gift Cards and Shirt
Liliana's Restaurant: Three Course Dinner for Two
Monty's Blue Plate Diner: Gift Card
Tex Tubb's Taco Palace: Gift Cards
Eldorado Grill: Gift Card
Lao Laan-Xang: Gift Card
Anonymous Donor: "Inspiration: Piano and Flute Adventure," Will & Madeleine Tuttle CD
Anonymouse Donor: Madeline Tuttle Art Print
Anonymous Donor: Calcite Mini-Globe and Gift Certificate to Burnie's Rock Shop
Anonymous Donor: Rooster and Hen Oil Paintings
Anonymous Donor: "Vegan For A Reason" Framed Crosstich
Anonymous Donor: Red, White and Blue Crockery
Anonymous Donor: "Zen For Cats" Book
Anonymous Donor: Calcite Mini-Globe, Blue Chalcedony Crystal Geode, and Gift Certificate to Burnie's Rock Shop
Frugal Muse: Gift Card
Anshen Veterinary Acupuncture: Gift Card
Dog Den: 10 Days of Doggie Daycare
Bad Dog Frita: Various Pet Supplies
Naked Food Magazine: One year subscription and Master Plants Cookbook
Set: The Accidental Activist, The Animal Activists Handbook, and a set of three AR bumperstickers
Set: The Lucky Ones (Woodstock Farm Santuary), Eating Animals, and a set of four AR bumper stickers
Anonymous Donor: Kitten & Butterfly Lawn Ornament
Anonymous Donor: Chicken-Shaped Birdhouse
Anonymous Donor: Set of 2 Cat Coffee Mugs
Anonymous Donor: Red Tomatoes Farmer's Market Shopping Bag and Willy Street Tote
Anonymous Donor: $10 Gift Certificate Collectivo Coffee and Coffee Mug
Anonymous Donor: Red Tomatoes Farmer's Market Shopping Bag and Willy Street Tote
Two Cookbook set: Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar and The Taco cleanse
Dove's Kitchen: Gift Certificate for Free Consultation
Anonymous Donor: "Respect the Earth" Flashcard Set for Children
Madison Capitols Hockey : Hockey Game Tickets
Harbor Athletic Club: One Month Family Membership
Gymfinity: Gift Basket
Be Inspired Salon: Gift Certificate
The Soap Opera: Gift Basket
Satara Baby and Home: Gift Basket
Rejuvenation Spa: Gift Certificate
Anonymous Donor: Jute Cottage Brand Blue-Patterned Bag/Tote
Anonymous Donor: Copper Chain-Link Bracelet with Cat-Shaped Clasp
Anonymous Donor: Fair Trade Glass Bead Necklace with Gift Bag
Anonymous Donor: Blue Necklace and Earrings
Anonymous Donor: Batik Zippered Clutch Bag
Envision Positive: Set of 2 Handmade Cloth Bracelets with Button Clasps
Asia Voight: Basic Animal Communication Course