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Surf City Chili at the Beach

Saturday, June 18, 2016, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Free admission! Free entertainment!

The Annual Chili at the Beach held on Father's Day Weekend is a fundraising event to benefit a local organization.

Presale chili tasting tickets are $10, $15 day of. Buy online at

2016 Entertainment:

Entertainment: Mai Tais | Sabrina Lentini | Banter | Special Blend | Redneck Rodeo | Forever Young | Cosmic Reaction | Scrapyard Aces | Originalites | The Main Thing

Proceeds benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Huntington Valley.


  • Time: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Cost: Free, $10-15 tastes
  • Call: (714) 536-8300
  • Location: 200 Main St. Huntington Beach, CA


11AM: Ticket Booths Open
($15 chii / salsa tasting & judging
11AM: Chili & Salsa Tasting & Judging Begins
11AM: All Event Activities Begin: Ferris Wheel opens, Inflatables/Kids' Zone, Carnival Games, Vendors, Custom Car & Trike Show

11AM: Ferris Wheel starts on the Smart & Final Stage
11:30: Live Entertainment starts on the McKenna Volkswagen Stage
12:00: Live Entertainment starts on the Toyota of HB Stage

3:30PM: Chili/Salsa Ticket Sales End
4:00PM: People's Choice Chili/Salsa Voting Ends
5:00PM: Chili Cook-Off & Salsa Tasting Winners Announced (Toyota Stage)

Event takes place on the first three blocks of Main Street & The Strand, with the Ferris Wheel in front of the Shorebreak Hotel. Charity Highlights:
Chili at the Beach is proud to partner with our charity beneficiary, The Boys & Girls Club of Huntington Valley. Stop by their booth for a FREE souvenir Chili at the Beach T-Shirt with any donation.

We are also proud to welcome back CHOC who will have two special booths with amazing prize opportunities.

Entertainment Highlights:

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Map it: 200 Main St., Huntington Beach

Web Site:

Event sponsored by Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District

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