1st Annual Hoyt Family Vineyard Chili Cook-Off

September 21, 2019


Join us for our First Annual Chili cook-off!

Held at our estate vineyards in the Willow Creek AVA of Paso Robles wine country. You'll sample delectable Chili's from multiple competitors and be able to vote for your favorite. So get your event ticket today to take advantage of the early bird special pricing to come enjoy a day filled with yummy chili's, shopping local artisans, dancing to the live Music of two excellent local bands and of course our award-winning handcrafted Hoyt Family Vineyards estate wines and some cold beer too!


A portion of the proceeds support the Wags and Walks non-profit - "finding pets their forever home" - so you get to delight your palate, sip & sample, mix & mingle, boogie, find some treasures, stock your cellar and feel good about helping a great cause, all while relaxing among the vibrant vines and shady giant oaks to soak in the breathtaking views.


Your ticket includes

Entry to our private estate vineyard

Tasting samples from each chili contestant

A ticket to vote for your favorite

A serving of catered "sides" to go with cups of chili you can purchase from each contestant

Music from both the Narrow Bridge Band - featuring Robi Duganne and The Driftwood Brothers band!

Wine and Beer available for purchase & non alcoholic offerings

Various fun and games to enjoy throughout the day (corn hole, meet the goats, guessing games to show off your skills and more)

Bragging rights to being one of the first to attend what is becoming a signature local annual wine event

Support of the Wags and Walks non-profit charity


A sneak peek at some of the local artisans include:

Julietta's Natural Olive Oil Products

Horse and Man Jewelry

Paso Pups Gourmet Dog Treats

Cali Strong Candles

Creations by Karen Clanin (wind chimes, flatware jewelry, dream catchers on barrel hoops)

Cross Lynn Jewelry Designs

We Olive (Olive Oil Tastings)

And more to come!


Think you've got an award winning chili recipe?

Want to throw your Chili Pepper into the ring?

Earn your own bragging rights for the best chili in town!

Contact nancy@hoytfamilyvineyards.com to apply!




 Eating Chili,Shopping and listening to music, the Winners!



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