Pfall Chili Pfest


Join us in Downtown Pflugerville for the 11th annual Pfall Chili Pfest, pfeaturing the Chili Cook-off and tasting, live music, vendors, food & drink, the jalapeño eating contest, a kid’s area and the Heat Wave Car Show. For 2018 the pfest is celebrating 10 years of great chili from 2008-2018 with new categories to test your taste buds.

For information on parking, vendors, cook-off teams, jalapeño contest, and more visit the Pfall Chili Pfest site. A pfree shuttle is provided from Pflugerville ISD Administration building to the pfest from 12 – 5:30 p.m.


  • Noon – 2:30 pm: Live Music
  • Noon – 3 pm: Tasting Time – Chili Cook-off Contest Entries

Taste the best chili in Pflugerville and vote for your favorite. Sample the chili at any of the booths by purchasing a package of 10 two-oz. cups and spoons for $5. (Sorry, there are no outside cups or bowls allowed.)

  • Noon – 5 pm: Pfree Kid’s Area & Shopping
  • Noon – 5 pm: Heat Wave Car Show

See some of the hottest cars and trucks in Central Texas. Classic cars, hot rods, convertibles and more are on display at Main Street and Third Avenue.

  • 3 – 3:30 pm: Jalapeño Pepper Eating Contest

Three minutes to eat as many jalapeño peppers as you can. Winners receive cash prize and bragging rights!

  • 4 pm: Car Show Awards
  • 4:30 pm: Cook-off Contest Awards
  • 5 pm: Event Ends