In 2014, the Mathews Volunteer Rescue Squad started the wonderful community event “The Chili Cook-Off”’ which they successfully held for six years. Then along came COVID which caused it to be canceled for the following two years.
The rescue squad was unable to recruit the necessary volunteers to continue, so the Mathews Rotary Club agreed to continue this great traditional event for the community. In 2022, we held an extraordinarily successful event thanks to the participation of a handful of the great civic groups that support our community. The community supported it, and everyone attending had a wonderful time eating chili and being together.
I am ecstatic to report that this year “The Chili Cook-Off” is back and I know it will be better than ever!
This year we are excited to welcome our great group of civic organization participants, Mathews Historical Museum, Mathews Land Conservancy, Mathews Bay School, Mathews Kiwanis Club, and Mathews Rotar...
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