Outlaw Days, celebrating the Old West past of Richmond, is seeking competitors in its first annual Outlaw Days Chili Cook-off Saturday, Sept. 22 on Richmond Square. Entry fee is $20 before Friday, Sept. 14 and $25 afterwards.
This is an outdoor cooking contest that will be held in front of US Bank. Competition begins at 7 a.m. with judging at noon.
Best Overall Chili receives $150 and trophy, Best Costumed Team receives $100 and trophy and People’s Choice will be awarded $75 and a trophy.
Entry forms and cook-off rules can be downloaded at www.richmondchamber.org or picked up at the Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce 104 W. North Main or the Richmond News, 204 W. North Main. For more information, call the news office at 816-776-5454.
– JoEllen Black/Richmond News