172 Chili Cooks gather at Trader's Village in San Antonio to see who will claim the title of Texas Open Chili Champion!
Everyone wants to win this hand painted Wendall Rankin stove!

Everyone begins working on their chili!

Larry, Grace & John are talking about the finer points of chili cooking.

The Texas Thunder Cloggers entertain with great routines!

Dorothy turns her chili in for judging to Budda!

Mike Park of the WWMD Show Team offers up tasty treats to Carrie & Kim! Mike takes
3rd place in showmanship!

Janice Miller from San Angelo is the table monitor for the 1st round of chili judging.

The Chili Con Carnies are "Super Heroes"! They Win 1st Place in Show and qualified for the Terlingua International Chili Championship!

Karen Goains of Oglesby is the 2013 Texas Open Chili Champion!  One of the Chili
Con Carnies Show Team is on the left!

Congratulations to all the Top 21 Cooks, and all the Junior Chili Winners!