2017 Denver Chili Fest

Saturday, Sept 9, noon to 6: Free to the public

Food Bank of the Rockies

Help feed the hungry in our community

Savor the aroma of roasting chiles wafting through the crowd while you enjoy the music, entertainment, and gourmet samples. We start roasting at 6 am & will sell over 500 bushels … all day long! Picking up chiles? We streamline the process for you! Place your order, enjoy the festival, and we post your order when it’s ready.

Check out our schedule here – you won’t want to miss:

green chile roaster

We’re roasting chiles all day long!

  • Win a Traeger grill or other major prizes! And you will help support Food Bank of the Rockies!
  • Free quesadillas … your choice of 8 varieties of chiles
  • Southwestern, hot & spicy food from over 30 vendors
  • Beer, wine & margaritas + intoxicating smoothies
  • Green Chili Cookoff / Recipe Contest – $100 1st prize!
  • Music, games, more!


Recipe Contest!

A chance to show off your best recipes & win prizes!

Recipe Contest Winners

Recipe Contest Winners!


Entries for best Green Chili