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West Sacramento Chili Cook-off c/o Our Lady of Grace School 1990 Linden Road West Sacramento, CA 95691


Holy Cross Academy Presents its annual event at Raley Field’s Western Health Advantage Legacy Club


WEST SACRAMENTO – November 19, 2016 from 6 to 10pm in the Legacy Club at Raley Field – gives Sacramento area residents a chance to taste the best chili in the Capitol area – all to support education!  

 The West Sacramento Chili Cook-off presented by Holy Cross Academy and the Sacramento River Cats will feature approximately a dozen, including de Vere’s Irish Pub, Dos Coyotes Boarder Café, Asante Catering, 524 Mexican Restaurant, The Porch and other Capitol Area chefs facing off for bragging rights to the best chili. Tickets are on sale now at The event will feature a silent auction, chili sampling and raffle. The cash bar will have a signature cocktail featuring Tito's Handmade Vodka and brews from Laguintas Brewing Co. 

“This is an amazing community event that supports a great cause,” said Amy Hale, Principal at Holy Cross Academy. “We’re very fortunate to so many local businesses, restaurants and caterers who are supporting us."

The event has a limited capacity of 350 tickets, and as of Friday, September 30, 2016, over 120 tickets have already been sold. 

About Holy Cross Academy

Founded in 1957, Holy Cross Academy is a Diocese of Sacramento school, which serves approximately 150 students in transition kindergarten through eighth grade with diverse backgrounds and from a broad geographic area. For more information visit:, or call (916) 373-1313.


Our Sponsors

Title Sponsor
Title Sponsor Yelp Sacramento
The 2017 River City Chili Cook-Off is presented by Yelp Sacramento!
Chili Tasting Sponsor
Chili Tasting Sponsor XL Construction
The Chili Tasting area is proudly presented by XL Construction.
Bar Sponsor
Bar Sponsor Laborers Local 185
Enjoy cocktails featuring Tito's Handmade Vodka and Preservation & Co. premium mixers at the L185 bar.
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Spirit Donated by Tito's Handmade Vodka
Tito’s Handmade Vodka is produced in Austin at Texas’ oldest legal distillery. We make it in batches, use old-fashioned pot stills, and taste-test every batch.
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