WMSE & Milwaukee Brewing Company present the 10th Annual Rockabilly Chili Contest, where the community has the chance to vote for the best chili recipes from 46 area restaurants, cafes, kitchens and taverns. The event features local beer from Milwaukee Brewing Company as well as great music presented by WMSE program hosts, Jonny Z (The Chicken Shack, Fridays 9am-noon) and Dietrich (Saturday Morning Car Tunes, 6-9am).
Proceeds benefit WMSE 91.7 FM, Milwaukee's legendary non-commercial, free form music radio station, serving the Milwaukee community for 31 years, offering the most diverse programming in the city.
Walk up admission the day of the event is $10 and includes two chili samples.
Chili sampling tickets are $1 each.
Adults and children pay the same price for tickets. Children under 5 are free.
This is an all-ages, family-friendly event. Free parking in limited MSOE lots and on the street (no metered parking on Sunday).
Donate three or more non-perishable food items for Hunger Task Force when you arrive and receive two complimentary chili samples (limit 2 samples per person).
The 2012 WMSE Rockabilly Chili Competitors:
Allgauer's in the Park (meat chili) American Euros (meat chili) Attebury's Pub & Eatery (meat chili) Ball'n Biscuit Catering (meat chili) BelAir Cantina (meat & veggie) Blue's Egg (veggie chili) Braise Restaurant (meat chili) Brewed Café [2011 Best Display Champ] (veggie chili) Brocach Irish Pub (meat chili) Cafe India (meat & veggie) City Lounge (meat chili) Comet Café (meat chili) G-Daddy's BBC (meat chili) Good Harvest Market (meat & veggie chili) Hector's On Delaware (meat chili) Hinterland Erie Street Gastropub (meat & veggie) Honeypie (meat chili) Horny Goat Hideaway (meat chili) Hotch-a-do (veggie chili) Hotel Metro (meat chili) Jake's Deli (meat chili) Lo-Cash Live (meat chili) Cafe Lulu (meat chili) Maxie's Southern Comfort (meat chili) McBobs Pub & Grill [2011 Best Heat Champ] (meat chili) McGillCuddy's (meat chili) Melthouse Bistro (meat & veggie) Milwaukee Ale House (meat chili) Milwaukee Sail Loft (meat chili) Molly Cool's Seafood Tavern (seafood chili) Mulligans Irish Pub & Grill (meat & veggie) The National Café (veggie chili) The Noble (meat & veggie) Outpost Natural Foods (veggie chili) Palms Bistro & Bar [2011 Best Meat Chili Champ] (meat chili) The Palomino (meat & veggie) Red Rock Saloon (meat chili) Riverwest Co-op [2011 Best Veggie Chili Champ] (veggie chili) Riverwest Public House (meat chili) Roots Restaurant & Cellar (meat chili) The Soup House (meat & veggie) Stack'd Burger Bar (meat chili) Stubby's Pub & Grub (meat chili) Times Square Bistro & Pizzeria (meat chili) West Allis Cheese & Sausage Shoppe (meat & veggie) The Wicked Hop (meat chili)
MSOE Kern Center (View)
1245 North Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202