Discounted admission to Chili Knockout + Spicy Food Festival in Atlantic City, NJ

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Calling all chili lovers! Enjoy sampling chili and turning up the heat at the Chili Knockout + Spicy Food Festival. It is coming to the Orange Loop Area in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 21, 2022, from 11 am to 6 pm. This is a food festival devoted to exploring all things flavorful and an opportunity for culinary discovery.

Participating Restaurants

Your ticket will include a tasting pass to try 2 oz. samples at each of the restaurants in attendance. Participating local restaurants include

  • Duck Town Tavern & Liquors
  • Moonshiners Bar & Grill
  • Slab House
  • Jay’s Crab Shack
  • Willow’s Way Shore Refreshment
  • Vagabond Kitchen & Tap House
  • Cuzzie’s Pizzeria Kitchen
  • Tennessee Avenue Beer Hall
  • Nick’s
  • Loterie
  • Career & Technical Institute of Camden County College
  • Bourre Music. Food. Drink.
  • No. 79 Restaurant
  • Essl’s Dugout
  • Wingcraft Kitchen & Beer Bar
  • The Minnow Seafood
  • The Little Sicilian Riceballs
  • Crossroads Bar & Grill

and more.

Additional Information

Have you ever wanted to be a judge on a cooking show? Well, now you can. You’ll receive 3 voting tickets. Sample the dishes of each restaurant. Some will bring the heat, some will bring the sweet and there will be everything in between. Pick your favorites and then vote for them.

Hot sauces will be available for purchase at the festival. Locally sourced ingredients produce uniquely branded flavors in these hunks of burning love. Some of the hot sauces include

  • Bearded Dragon Hot Sauce
  • Whitehouse Station Sauce Company
  • Cantina Royal Hot Sauce
  • Coney Island Saucery
  • Shore Sauce Habanero Hot Sauce
  • Family Band Hot Sauce
  • Sauce Bar
  • Hank Sauce
  • Frankly – Deep
  • Fine Hiney
  • Jersey Girl
  • Fraktured
  • Hot Graham Sauce Company
  • Hello Kitchen Hot Sauce
  • Moon Goddess Hot Sauce Co.
  • Magic Man’s El Diablo Sauce

There will be a Hot Pepper Eating Contest and the survivor will get $100. “So You Think You Know Hot Sauce” is another contest. The ability to distinguish ingredients will make you $100 richer. You will also have access to cooking demonstrations and mixology seminars.

There will be live entertainment throughout the festival. The Fight Back Home will be playing hits from the 80s, 90s, 2000s and today’s hits with oldies mixed in. Conjunto Imagen will give you Spanish tunes to make everything spicier.


Are you looking for a way to save money on the festival? Of course, you are. Click here and you can save $6 to $25 (24% to 25% discount) on each ticket.