500+ CHILI FLAVORS
WCCC will stay compliant with Horry County, South Carolina COVID-19 guidelines. Click the see the latest on local policy.
Currently, no mask or capacity restrictions are in play.
However, because the safety of our cooks, judges, volunteers and guests is of the utmost importance to us, we ask that anyone feeling sick or under the weather not attend the event. We will provide masks at the gate.
The World Championship Chili Cook-off
a 55-year-old cook-off, founded by automotive racing legend Carroll Shelby
now a full-fledged food fest and gracing the beaches of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for the first time in September 2021
General Admission is FREE
Music, entertainment, show cars, outdoor fun
For only $15, attendees can taste any of the 500+ chili flavors and vote for their favorite!
VIP upgrades are available. See tickets.
September 23-25, 2022
Burroughs and Chapin Pavilion Place
812 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
KIDS CAN COOK TOO
WCCC is looking for any kid age 6-17 that can make a mean pot of chili! Youth cooks will battle it out in Myrtle Beach and only one will be named Youth Champion! Cooks must have a parental contest and will be required to pay a $25 registration fee with the application.