2018 Hops and Heat: Beer & Chili Festival
Unlimited Beer Tastings! Chili Tastings While They Last!
Live Music All Afternoon!
Join us on Saturday, November 3rd from 1 - 5:00 p.m. in Downtown Concord for the Hops and Heat Beer & Chili Festival!
Festival participants will vote for their favorite chili in 4 categories: Red (tomato based), Non-Red (non-tomato based), Vegetarian, & Hot to determine chili competition winners! The chili cook-off is designed to be fun and competitive as individuals or teams compete for trophies and bragging rights!
*Chili Cook-Off Registration Ends October 19 or when space is Full*
Participating Chili Teams (thus far):
Southern Fried Philosophy
Knox for Judge
CaboCo Media Group
Ten Ten BBQ
Concord Moose Lodge 404
Cory Luetjen & The Traveling Blues Band
North Carolina based Cory Luetjen & The Traveling Blues Band are a regional favorite, playing over 250 dates a year through out NC, SC, TN, & VA. Their brand of high energy brings a charismatic mix of Blues, Funk, & Beach music, guarantees a foot tapping, crowd pleasing good time.
Hops & Heat will provide a beer tasting component of some of your favorite local and regional breweries!
This fundraising event is organized by the Concord Downtown Development Corporation and the Historic Concord Preservation Trust.
$30 for Beer & Chili Tasting
$20 for Chili Tasting Only
Note: Ticket prices include entertainment; must have a ticket to enter festival area (Paypal receipt will act as ticket).
**Tickets will be sold up until noon on Friday, Nov. 2nd if not sold out prior. | Any remaining tickets will be sold day of at the event for an additional $5.00.**
*Only a limited number of tickets will be available; come early for chili, once it's gone, it's gone! Purchase at link below!*
This is a rain or shine event.
Valid ID required to consume alcohol. ID's will be checked at check-in for those participating in the beer tasting.
Hops & Heat Tickets!
Volunteer with us!
Email email@example.com or call 704-784-4208 for more information!