4th Annual Lee County Chili Challenge


11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The 4th Annual #LeeCountyChiliChallenge returns on Saturday, January 28th, 2023 from 11am-4pm at Stu’s Motorcycles in Fort Myers, sponsored by Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz and Stu’s Motorcycles.

All chili cooking teams are made up of local police, fire, EMS, military members, and cowboys & cowgirls.

The event includes chili tasting, other food for sale, raffle prizes, fire trucks and other surprises.

The Lee County Chili Challenge brings together fire, EMS, police, and military chili cookers to raise money for the Tunnel To Towers Foundation, Injured Warriors Fund of Florida, and Collier-Lee Honor Flight

In 2022,  Tunnel to Towers Foundation, Injured Warriors Fund of Florida, & Collier-Lee Honor Flight were presented with their checks from the 3rd Annual Lee County Chili Challenge.

Each organization received $3,551 with $8,703 raised from the event, and donations of $1,500 from IAFF Local 1826,  $300 from the Jamaica Bay Veterans Association and $150 from Cape Coral resident Wallace Henry.