Alden Park Strathmoor is hosting a special fundraiser to benefit the Leukemia Research Foundation


Octoberfest Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, October 21
11:00am to 2:00pm
5668 Strathmoor Drive, Rockford


Think you have what it takes to make Rockford’s best chili? Join our cook-off and put your skills to the test! We have 10-15 entry spots available and there is a $20 entry fee, which will benefit the Leukemia Research Foundation. Entry deadline to be included in the cook-off is October 6.

If you just want to join in on the fun, you can enjoy a sampling all of the contestants’ offerings for a single $5 ticket. Plus you’ll get a full-sized bowl to enjoy your favorite! In addition to delicious chili, guests will enjoy:

  • Bake sale
  • Arts and crafts sale
  • Face painting
  • Bouncy houses
  • Pumpkin painting
  • Kids’ games with prizes, including Witch Ring Toss, Ghost Bowling, Pumpkin Ball and Monster Bag Toss
  • Raffle
  • Hot dogs, chips, soda and water available for a donation 

All proceeds will benefit the Leukemia Research Foundation. Come join us for this family-friendly and worthwhile event. 

For more information, please call 815.901.1590.

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