2020 Virtual Event Contest Winners


Black Marlin

IG: @theblackmarlin


Thai Chaiyo

IG & FB: @thaichaiyotogo

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2019 Contest Winners

Restaurant Chili

  • 1st: Smoqued California BBQ
  • 2nd: Mother's Market and Kitchen
  • 3rd: The Black Marlin

Ballot Chili

  • 1st: Jurassic Pot Chili
  • 2nd: Tustin Brewery Company
  • 3rd: OC Professional Firefighters

Judge's Chili

  • 1st: OC Vector
  • 2nd: Blue Plaid Chili
  • 3rd: Jurassic Pot Chili

Judge's Salsa

  • 1st: Do I Make You Randy Salsa (Randy Terry)
  • 2nd: OC Professional Firefighters
  • 3rd: Hot Tip (Merlin Rothfield)

ICS Homestyle CHILI

  • 1st: Darlene Taylor
  • 2nd: Mike Austin
  • 3rd: Kris Fulton

ICS Red Chili

  • 1st: Mike Austin
  • 2nd: Ken Hook
  • 3rd: Jim Watson


  • 1st: Clark McGee
  • 2nd: Darlene Taylor
  • 3rd: Jim Watson

Chairman's Most Spirited Booth

  • 1st: Barrel of Monkeys

Chairman's Best Decorated Booth

  • 1st: Irish You Luck Chili

Other Contests

Other contest winners are as follows:

  • Dunkin' Donut Eating Contest: Jacob Martinez and Lucas Nichols
  • Hula Hoop Contest: Avery Lundquist
  • Men's Beer Stein Holding Contest:
  • Men's Jalapeño Eating Contest: Chris Rose
  • Million Dollar Breakfast Cruise "Best in Show" Award: 
  • Million Dollar Breakfast Cruise "Specialty" Award:
  • Polly's Pie Eating Contest: Kristie Etzold
  • Watermelon Eating Contest, Adults: Jonathan Chavez
  • Watermelon Eating Contest, Kids: Madeline Aniel
  • Women's Beer Stein Holding Contest: Lindsey Zwart
  • Women's Jalapeño Eating Contest: Teva Mcduffie