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  • Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 12:00 PM
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MOUNT VERNON ó Chili chefs have a chance to show off their best recipe at the Chili Cook-Off and Family Fun Day slated for Saturday, Sept. 22. Chefs can compete in one of three categories: Restaurants, Business or Individual/Other. Parizes will be awarded in each of the categories, and community members will have a chance to vote for their favorite chili.

Entry forms can be obtained at Frog Dogs, 812 Coshocton Ave.; The Cookie Cupboard, 444 Columbus Road; or Jakeís Restaurant, 996 Coshocton Ave., or online at Entries received by Sept. 15 will be listed in an ad in the Mount Vernon News on Sept. 20.

In addition to the cook-off, other activities include face painting, magician Rex Naylor, a bounce house, pony rides sponsored by Liíl Piece of Heaven and musical entertainment from Autumn Daze, Chestnut Ridge and Noah Stull. Activities run from noon to 4 p.m.

The cook-off benefits the Knox County Chapter of the Byron Saunders Foundation. The mission of the Byron Saunders Foundation is to provide a Thanksgiving meal for those in need. Money raised locally stays in Knox County. For more information on the Knox County Chapter call (740) 397-8999 or (740) 397-2004.

Published on September 1, 2012


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