March 3rd, 2024 Candlelight Ranch  |   6408 Muleshoe Bend Trail, Marble Falls, Texas


Tickets are SOLD OUT!

To be placed on the waiting list, please email [email protected]

Join us for our 7th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Car Show on Sunday, March 3rd, 2024!

This event is a huge hit for the entire family and includes a fun competition from over 15 chili teams, more than 30 amazing cars to vote on, Celebrity judges, performance by international singer song-writer John Arthur Martinez , a silent auction, zip lines for the kids, lasso fun for everyone and more!

  • Children 5 and older will get a chance to zipline
  • Children 5 and under are FREE
  • There will be plenty of food on site outside of Chili
  • This event will be Rain or Shine

Attire: Casual, comfortable and whatever is necessary based on Texas weather!

To see highlights of the 2023 Chili Cook-Off and Car Show, please click HERE!

For sponsorship opportunities & chili team and car show inquires, please reach out to our Development Director, Tara Gray at [email protected]

2024 Chili Team Awards

Best Professional Chili

Best Amateur Chili

People’s Choice

Judge’s Choice

Best Theme

Most Unique Chili




Chili team registration is closed



2024 Car Show Awards

People’s Choice

Children’s Choice

Best of Show

Motorcycle Best of Show

Best Hot Rod

Best Original

Top 5 Judge’s Choice



For car show registration, please reach out to [email protected]


$.91 of every dollar raised goes directly to programs at Candlelight Ranch.

Gold Sponsor
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
Friends of Candlelight Ranch Sponsors
In-Kind Sponsors
2024 Chili Cook-Off and Car Show Committee

Ashley Cooper, Stephanie Cooper, Ben Cousins, Crystal Cousins, Will Fisher, Arun Jacob, Kerry Orr, Monika Orr, Jennifer Sellers