TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) – Teams can now register for a tasty event that takes place each year in Tupelo. Registration is underway for the 14th annual Tupelo Chili Festival. That event is organized by the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association. It draws more hungry people every year and it also brings in a lot of teams who compete for a variety of prizes, such as presentation, taste, team spirit, costumes, most creative tent and most original theme. There is some incentive for teams to register early.
“The application fee is $40 until September 20th, after that it goes up to $50 if space is available so we encourage everyone to go ahead and register online and get those applications to us because the better spaces will go quick.so go ahead and get that ready for us and we will be ready to go,” said Jessica Reed of Downtown Main Street Association.
The big event is October 11 in downtown Tupelo. For more information or to register online go to, www.tupelomainstreet.com