Chili Oktoberfest

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This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 mitigation. 

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Chili, a live band and cold beverages make the Chili Oktoberfest the best event in Murrysville! All ages can enter their tastiest chili for a chance at cash prizes in hot and mild categories, judged by popular vote! Local restaurants also enter the cook-off to compete for the title of “Best Chili in Murrysville!” New this year is a new category…cornbread! Contestants of all ages are eligible to enter and the event is family-friendly with live entertainment from the Hoffman Road Band, cornhole,  kids’ games, refreshments, Helltown beer, wine, and more!

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We'd like to thank all of our 2019 Chili Oktoberfest participants!

Amateur Chili Winners

1st Place Mild: M7 - Faith CAno

2nd Place Mild: M4 - Casey Desautels

1st Place Hot: H7 - Maddy Geiselhart

2nd Place Hot: H5 - George Galloway

Commercial Chili Winners

1st Place: R6 - Penn Murry

2nd Place R1 - Shop-n-Save

Cornbread Winner

1st Place: CB3 - Juniper Grill

We'd also like to thank the other local restaurants below that participated in this year Chili Oktoberfest.

When and Where

Hosted by the Murrysville Export Rotary Club and the Recreation Department, the 12th Annual Chili Oktoberfest was held on Saturday, October 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Murrysville Volunteer Fire Company’s picnic pavilion at 3235 Sardis Rd. Everyone judges and votes for their favorite recipes!


To Enter Your Chili or Cornbread

All ages are encouraged to enter their tastiest hot or mild chili recipe, cornbread, or both! Cash prizes are awarded for 1st and 2nd place in hot and mild chili categories and 1st place for cornbread. Entry details are available here:

Please complete this quick form to register your chili and/or cornbread with us and we will contact you with details. Contestants do not need to purchase tickets.


Tickets are $15.00 each and support the Rotary’s many programs. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite, a Murrysville-Export Rotary member or the Recreation Department at 724-327-2100 exts. 131 or 115.