CLR Logo Lowres2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off & Car Show

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 February 11, 2018

at Candlelight Ranch Noon – 4 PM


On behalf of the Board of Directors and Staff, we want to thank you all for bundling up, braving the cold weather and showing your support to our 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off and Car Show!

Thank you to all our amazing sponsors, chili teams, car and motorcycle entries and lastly our very generous celebrity judges for giving your time to come out to the Ranch to make our event such a success.

2018 Cars Show Winners
People’s Choice: Brad Myers, 1967 Ford Bronco
Children’s Choice: Darin Olson and his son, Nicholas, 1941 Diamond T Truck
Pre War Original: Tom Phillips, 1931 Model A Ford
Post War Original: John Moore, 1972 Rolls Royce
Best Corvette: Mike Senich, 1966 Corvette Roadster
People’s Choice Motorcycle: Diane Selman, 2015 Polaris Slingshot

2018 Chili Cook-off Winners

1st Place: Blue Corn Harvest
2nd Place: Texas Heritage Chili
3rd Place: Chillie Nelson
People’s Choice: Chiliworks
Best Showmanship: Texas Heritage Chili

We thank you for believing in the mission of Candlelight Ranch and without YOU we wouldn’t be able to bring joy and heal hearts to all the children and families we serve! 2019 Chili Cook-off & Car Show dates coming soon!

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Rain or Shine Come and Join us!

**Bundle Up and Check Road Conditions. The Chili Cook-Off & Car Show is happening.

We have heaters, fires, wind protection and plenty of chili to keep you warm! **

6408 Muleshoe Bend Trail, Marble Falls

General Admission is $20 for adults and $10 for children under 18

 Celebrity Judges & Live Music from

Clinton James and Dan Sullivan 

Activities include Zip Lines for children ($10), Hay Rides and Nature Scavenger Hunt

Raffle, Silent Auction and much more!

Chili tasting, water, beer, wine and Dulce Vida cocktails are included in the ticket price.

Sausage wraps, hot dogs and veggie wraps are available for a $2 suggested donation.

Enter a chili team!

12 Teams of up to 6 people — $150 per team entry fee

PRIZE CATEGORIES: Judge’s Choice (1st, 2nd, 3rd), People’s Choice, Best Showmanship

To Enter a Chili Team, Download form HERE, email completed form to

Don Barr at and submit payment HERE 

Show off your car or bike!

Up to 20 cars and 5 motorcycles — $35 per entry

PRIZE CATEGORIES: People’s Choice, Best Original, Best Corvette, Best Hot Rod, Best Motorcycle, Children’s Choice, Best of Show

To Enter a Car or Motorcycle, Download form HERE, email completed form to

Kerry Orr at and submit payment HERE 



Thank you to our Sponsors!!



In Kind Donors 




Thank you to our Raffle Sponsors!