A Little "Chili" in Chicamacomico

There is just something about a cool, crisp September day that makes you long for all of the comforts of Fall…including a warm, satisfying bowl of chili.

On Saturday, September 15th, you’ll have a chance to participate in the 15th Annual Chicamacomico Banks Fire and Rescue Chili Cook-off at the Cape Hatteras KOA in Rodanthe. Tantalize those taste buds with the best chili this side of the Oregon Inlet Bridge, starting at 2pm! Hamburgers, hot dogs, and homemade desserts will also be available.

Enjoy an afternoon of good food, good music, and good fun, while supporting Chicamacomico Banks Fire and Rescue!
Festivities start at noon.

On Friday evening, Sept. 14, there will be a cook’s meeting, registration, pig-pickin’, and live music by Mojo Collins from 4 until 8 p.m.

If you’re interested in participating in the Chili Cook-off, contact Larry Grubbs @ (252) 996-0019.


14th Annual Chili Cook-off

The Chicamacomico Banks Fire/Rescue is hosting its annual chili cook-off on Saturday, September 18th. The event lasts all day, so bring your family and your appetite! The event will be held in the tri-village at the Cape Hatteras KOA campground on the Rodanthe oceanfront.

In addition to sampling some delicious chili, there will also be hamburgers, hot dogs, drinks and homemade desserts! Be sure to check out the raffle prizes and live music! The kids are sure to love all of the children’s games that are planned!

All proceeds benefit the Chicamacomico Banks Fire/Rescue. The fire and rescue is entirely volunteer on Hatteras Island, so come out and support this great cause and show appreciation for those who keep locals and visitors safe!


Chili Cook-off will be September 19

Grab your spoons and your appetite, and get ready for one of the tastiest contests on Hatteras Island. The annual Chicamacomico Banks Fire / Rescue Chili Cook-off is being held on Saturday, September 19th, all day long at the Cape Hatteras KOA on the Rodanthe Oceanfront. Continue reading