Events & Festivals

Chile in October

Previously Held October 5, 2019

Berg Park

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Get ready for a fun and tasty day as local chile and salsa experts compete to be the best in Farmington! Join in the fun as a cook and test your recipe against others, or be a taster and vote for the best salsa and chile in town.

Event Information

Berg Park
San Juan Blvd. and Scott Ave., Farmington, NM
Farmington Chamber of Commerce
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$10 admission (5 cups) 10 years and younger admitted free with an adult

You do not want to miss the Farmington Chamber's Annual Chile Cook-Off and Salsa Competition. Enjoy a beautiful day along the Animas River, while tasting chile, posole and salsa. Enjoy live music with The Family Affair and a beer garden tasting tent from Distil. Area cooks will compete in the categories of red, green, homestyle, posole or salsa. Cash prizes awarded for Judges Choice, Bragging Rights and People's Choice. Tickets on sale at the gate - $10.00 for 5 tasting cups. Kids 10 and under are free. No pets, please.

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