Petal Jaycees Veterans Day Chili Cook-Off


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11 November Saturday

Petal Jaycees Veterans Day Chili Cook-Off

11 November 2023, 11:00 - 11 November 2023, 13:30
Petal Civic Center, 712A S. Main St.
Petal, 39465 United States

Petal Jaycees, a chapter of Junior Chamber International, is excited to invite our community to join us for the Petal Jaycees Veterans Day Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, November 11th.  Join us for a flavorful journey as chefs battle it out to be the chili champion. Your $5 entry fee gets you unlimited chili tastings! This event will take place at the Petal Civic Center (712A S. Main Street, Petal), 11am – 1:30pm.  Drinks will be available for purchase.  All tickets and sales are cash only.  Don’t miss the chance to spice up your day and savor a variety of mouthwatering chilis. Bring your friends, bring your appetite!  All proceeds benefit Disabled Veterans of Hattiesburg – Chapter 62 and the Petal Jaycees.  Disabled Veterans of Hattiesburg – Chapter 62 serves Petal veterans by appointment at the Petal Center for Seniors & Veterans.


Registration to participate in the Chili Cook-Off is a non-refundable $15 fee.  Participants are asked to bring two large crockpots of chili, enough to feed 15-20 people.  Register by Wednesday, November 8th using this form:


A Facebook event for the Petal Jaycees Veterans Day Chili Cook-Off can be found here:


The mission of JCI USA and Petal Jaycees is to provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.  Anyone between the ages of 18 and 40 is welcome to join the chapter.  Petal Jaycees gives members the tools they need to build bridges of success for themselves in the areas of business development, management skills, civic engagement, and international connections.


If you want to see more events like this in your community, consider joining the Jaycees today!  Petal Jaycees is actively recruiting new members.  If you would like more information on how you can join the Jaycees, please reach out at or our Facebook page by searching JCI Petal Jaycees.  A limited number of annual memberships are available at a discounted rate of $25!

Date: November 11, 2023
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Cost: $5
Event CategoryFood
Venue Name: Petal Civic Center
Address: 712A S. Main St.
Petal, 39465 United States

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