Annual Chili Challenge to be held in Waterville Valley next weekend

WATERVILLE VALLEY — The nights may be cooler, but the heat will be cranked up in Waterville Valley for the 15th Annual Chili Challenge on Saturday, September 28 beginning at noon in Town Square. Area restaurants are putting visitors to the test, challenging eager tasters to decide who will take home the 2013 "Champion of Chili" award.

Adult entry is $7 and children under 12, $5. This year's contestants are Legends Restaurant, Blue Moon Cafe, Coyote Grill, Potbellies and Waterville Valley Resort Conference Center with additions coming in daily. A free outdoor concert and beer tent featuring fall brews from local breweries will accompany the Chili Challenge.

For more information, call 1-800-GO-VALLEY, visit or