Children's Center
Chili Chowder Challenge 

2017 Chili Chowder Challenge!

16th Annual Chili Chowder Challenge
Saturday, March 25, 2017
at the Augusta Armory from 11am - 2pm
This is a fabulously fun family-friendly event, with all proceeds raised going directly to the Children's Center: Early Intervention and Family Support.

Join us in taste-testing the fares of 12-15 local restaurants and caterers, and vote for BEST CHILI, BEST CHOWDER, and other fun categories.

There will be a silent auction, live musical entertainment, crafts and activities for children of all ages, and a snack bar.

We are Looking Forward to Seeing You All There!!
All proceeds benefit the
This year's event will go toward the center's playground renovation.
Event Schedule 

(All Times are Approximate)

11:00   Chili and Chowder Tasting Begins

            50/50 Sales Begin

            Childrens Activities & Crafts Open

            Silent Auction Opens

            Music by Sam Shain & Scolded Dogs

11:30   Welcome & Announcements

            Thank Our Sponsors

            Cupcake Walk on Stage

1:00     Chili and Chowder Tasting Ends

            50/50 Sales End

            Silent Auction Closes

            Cupcake Walk on Stage

1:30    Chili and Chowder Winners Announced

            50/50 Winner Announced

            Silent Auction Check-Out

            Music Ends by Sam Shain & Scolded Dogs

2:00    Childrens Activities & Crafts Close

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2016 Participating Restaurants

Augusta House of Pancakes
Atomic AHOP Chili
Country Corn Chowder
Aunt Gins
Aunt Gins Roasted Sweet Potato & Granny Smith Apple Chowder with Maine Crab
Uncle Arts Venison, Fruit, and Nut Chili with Tap House Beer
Brews N Views
Brews N Views The Way Chili Should Be
Cohen on the Meadows/Spectrum Generations
New England Clam Chowder
Damons Chili
Damons Corn Chowder
Ground Round Sports Grille
Ground Round Sweet Heat Chili
Le Club Calumet
Chillin 3-3-3 Chili
Five Spice Haddock Chowder
Lisas Restaurant & Lounge
Lisas Chili
Maple Hill Farm Inn & Conference Center
Whats Hop-pening -  Easter Dinner Chowder
Red Barn
Lauras Famous Seafood Stew
Red Robin
Reds Chili
The Liberal Cup
SmokinPig Chili
Fukushima Chili

Questions? Call the Children's Center at 626-3497