ARC (Awakening Respect and Compassion for all Sentient Beings) 
It's Back! Saturday Feb. 24th, 2024, 1-4 pm
@ Oyster City Mobile 
600 Government Street
Please join us for our 4th Annual Vegan Chili Cook-Off!

Enter your most delicious vegan chili in the competition for a chance to win bragging rights and some great prizes, or come out and taste/judge and just enjoy eating some delicious chili while hanging out with great people in this vegan-friendly craft-beer microbrewery.

Tickets can be purchased through the links below.

Tickets to enter the competition as a cook are $15 for a single entry and $20 for a double entry (two separate chilis) and must be pre-purchased below. Please Note: All cooks entries must be received by Feb. 17th.

Tickets for the general public (general public will have the opportunity to taste and judge all entries while supplies last) are $15, and can be purchased on-line or at the door.

Kids under eight attend for free. Tix for kids 8-13 are only five dollars (please purchase at the door) and students receive five dollars off with student ID. at the door.

Competition Details: If you are entering the competition, it is recommended to bring 2 gallons of chili in a warming crock with a serving spoon. The only requirement is that it be vegan. Please bring a complete list of ingredients the day of the event and please also email your ingredient list to by Feb. 17th. Feel free to message us in advance if you have any questions. Competitors can also participate in judging.

Cooks are asked to arrive by 12:00 PM to set up and make sure your chili is up to temperature by the time we open up the competition at 1:00 PM. Please also bring an extension cord to plug in your warming crock.

Prizes and bragging rights go to winners in the following five categories:

Best Overall and Runner-Up

Best Traditional

Most Creative

Best for Carnivores

Best for Crunchy Hippy Vegans

General Public ($15) (general public will have the opportunity to taste and judge all entries!) Please enter quantity and purchase your tickets here: 

General Public
Chefs! Please purchase single entry tickets here ($15): 
Chef- Single chili entry
Chefs! Please purchase double entry tickets here! 
($20 to enter two separate chilis) 
Chef- Two chili entry