Annual Chili Fest set for Friday in downtown Tupelo

Chili Fest LogoTUPELO – The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association’s 14th Annual Chili Fest will be Friday on Broadway Street in downtown Tupelo.

For the lunch event, Jim Beane’s chili and fixings will be served from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. while Matt Nolan provides musical entertainment. Lunch tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the gate.

From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., participants may sample different teams’ chili and vote for their favorite. Dinner will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. with the band Two Drink Minimum as the entertainment. Tickets for the evening event are $10 and may be purchased at the gate.

Contact the DTMSA at (662) 841-6598 or go to for event details .

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