The Chili and Chowder Cook Off will be held at Somerville Elks Lodge #1068 on Sunday, October 27th beginning at 2 PM. There are four categories for entries: Red Chowder, White Chowder, Traditional Chili and Unique Chili. All entries will be judged and four grand prizes will be awarded. Four Runners-Up will receive a $25.00 gift card to Maggiano's. The entry fee is $15.00 which includes a t-shirt for all entrants.

Entrants are expected to provide two (2) gallons of Chowder or Chili and their own heat source (crock pot).

To register for the event or order tickets, complete the information that follows. Mail a check payable to Somerville Elks Charitable Trust to Somerville Elks Lodge 1068, 375 Union Ave., Bridgewater, NJ 08807, or drop one off in the Lodge at the Lounge. Direct questions to Christine Rose at or 908-625-8136.