Ludlow Rotary Club Hosts 31st Annual Chili Cook-off, Oct. 8 The Ludlow Rotary Club (LRC) is sponsoring its 31st Annual Chili Cook-off on Saturday, October 8, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The cook-off will be located at the traffic light on Depot Street. Proceeds will benefit the Ludlow Rotary Charitable Fund to enable the LRC to continue its programs of local support. Over 20 entrants will be competing for the various awards offered by the cook-off. It will be an opportunity for cook-off guests to taste a wide variety of chilis and enjoy great local cider and Vermont ice cream. The LRC has special thanks to Okemo Mountain Resort, William Raveis Vermont Properties, Black River Produce, Wilcox Dairy, and Ludlow’s Shaw Supermarket for their contributions to making this event happen. Cash prizes will be awarded in the “People’s Choice” category. Awards also will be given to the chili entry with the most voted in the “Judges’ Choice”, “Spiciest”, and “Team Spirit” categories. Plaques and three cash prizes will be awarded in the “People’s Choice” category. 1st Place will receive $200.00 2nd Place will receive $100.00 3rd Place will receive $50.00 In recognition of the hard work our area fire chiefs have done in support of the community, the Judges for these awards will be Chief Peter Kolenda from Ludlow, Chief Bob Glidden from Proctorsville, and Chief Brian Buffum from Mount Holly. Admission to enjoy the several dozen chilis is: $15 per person $5 for kids 12 and under Special family $35 for 2 adults & 2 kids This includes sampling all the chilis plus bread, ice cream, and cider. For more info, contact Kevin Barnes at 802-558-0479 or email@example.com.