What's Happening at the Chili Cook Off?
The Rotary Club of Livermore Valley is excited to present the Second Annual Chili Cook Off on Saturday, October 1, 2022 in Downtown Livermore's historic Carnegie Park from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.
This fun-filled day will celebrate the chili cookers in town and will provide a wonderful opportunity to spend an autumn day outside listening to great music, enjoying local wine, beer, and food, and shopping the creative products of local vendors. We will have a Children's Area featuring Rudy's Fun Time Balloon Creations and Roy's Magic Show! Everyone is invited to purchase raffle tickets to win great prizes including a week in Mexico!
We welcome 3 awesome local bands to the Rotary Bandstand:
  • Frankie Bones Project will play from 11:00 - 12:30
  • The Groove Objective will play from 1:00 - 2:30
  • Lunafish will play from 3:00 - 4:30
Admission to the park is free.
  • Tickets to taste chili are 5 for $20, and include a keepsake metal mug. Additional tastes are also available for purchase.
  • Tickets for wine and beer are $10.
  • Raffle tickets are $1 each. 
  • Children's Area Balloon Figures and Magic Show are free.
Funds raised during this event will help the Rotary Club of Livermore Valley support our local community through our Fall and Spring Grants and our community service projects.
2022 Chili Cooks
Which of these cooks makes the best chili in Livermore?
  • Burnt Endz
  • Del Valle High School Culinary Academy
  • Joe's Double Barrel BBQ
  • Livermore Butcher Shop
  • Livermore Pleasanton Fire Department
  • Marty's Joint Food Truck Chili
  • North Wood Chili Bean Machine
  • Oyo Pleasanton
  • The Club at Ruby Hill
  • United States Coast Guard
You vote to determine the winner!
Interested in Having a Booth at the Chili Cook Off?
Click on these buttons for information.
Chili Cook Off Benefits Our Community
The Annual Chili Cook Off is the primary fundraiser for the community grants and service projects funded by the Rotary Club of Livermore Valley.
  • In 2021, our club donated over $15,000 in grants to local schools and nonprofits to further their work that supports our Rotary mission.
  • We delivered turkeys and Thanksgiving dinner grocery gift cards to deserving families in Livermore.
  • We shared hospitality and gifts with residents of the Veterans Hospital in Livermore.
  • We donated $6,000 to provide wheelchairs to youth and adults who lack mobility, through the Wheelchair Foundation.
  • We funded and built a community area for the residents of Goodness Village.
  • We donated children's books to Shepherd's Gate and Tri-Valley Haven.
  • We led the Livermore Arbor Day Tree Planting, adding 65 trees to our community.
  • We shared in the work of the Rotarian Foundation of Livermore (RFL), providing hardcover literature books to 3rd and 4th graders in the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District.
  • We joined with RFL to provide holiday food and gifts to the children and families of CAPE Head Start Preschool in Livermore.
We are eager to do even more for our community in 2022 and 2023. 
Thank you for your support!