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West Sacramento Chili Cook-off c/o Our Lady of Grace School 1990 Linden Road West Sacramento, CA 95691


Mrs. Laura MacDonald, principal at Our Lady of Grace and Chef Miranda from Meals by MJ headed over the to KCRA studios to talk chili, cornbread, and fun with Leticia Ordaz. Click here for the video.

This Issue’s Sponsor
The River City Chili Cook-Off: Sacramento’s Premier Chili Competition
November 18 from 6–10pm at Ace of Spades
An evening of food, fun, and charity with competitors Fat City Café & Bar, Dos Coyotes, The Golden Bear, Café Bernardo, Burgers and Brew, Asanté Catering, Stoney’s Rockin’ Rodeo, Origami Asian Grill, Lenise’s Café, Cecil’s Taste, Cali Love New American Street Food, The Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar, and Old Mill Eatery & Smokehouse. Tickets are $35/person and include entry, unlimited chili and cornbread samples, music, dancing, and more. This event is open to anyone over the age of 21. Discount Code: YELPOLGCHILI. All proceeds benefit Our Lady of Grace School in West Sacramento.


    5th Annual event is a major fundraiser for Our Lady of Grace School held at Ace of Spades.

(WEST SACRAMENTO) Our Lady of Grace School (OLG) in West Sacramento has announced Yelp as the title sponsor for their upcoming River City Chili Cook-Off on November 18, 2017, from 6:00 to 10:00 PM at Ace of Spades in midtown Sacramento. Tickets are on sale now at or the Ace of Spades box office for $35. All proceeds benefit educational programs at OLG.  
With competitors like Fat City Café & Bar, Café Bernardo, Burgers & Brew, The Golden Bear, Morton's The Steakhouse, The Red Rabbit Kitchen + Bar, Dos Coyotes, and nine more caterers, restaurants, and food truck operators the River City Chili Cook-Off is the Capitol area's top chili competition. 
    "We are excited to have Yelp as one of our community partners for the River City Chili Cook-Off," said Mrs. Laura MacDonald, principal at OLG. 
    "We are excited to be part of such a great event that supports local education and business," said Alex Lane, Yelp's Community Director for Sacramento.  
    "With partners like Yelp, XL Construction, the Laborers Local 185, Pepsi, Tito's Handmade Vodka, Preservation & Co., all the great chefs competing, and Ace of Spades it's going to be a great night," MacDonald continued. 
Get Tickets before they sell out. Tickets are $35 and are available online, at the Ace of Spades box office located at 1417 R Street, Sacramento, or Our Lady of Grace School located at 1990 Linden Road, West Sacramento. 


Award Winning Distillery will be featured at the November 19, 2016 event.


WEST SACRAMENTO, CA - The West Sacramento Chili Cook-off is proud to announce Tito's Handmade Vodka as the official spirit sponsor of the 2016 event, which will take place on Saturday, November 19, 2016 in the Western Health Advantage Legacy Club at Raley Field. 

Tito's Handmade Vodka, which is produced in Austin, Texas' first and oldest legal distillery, will be featured at the West Sacramento Chili Cook-off bar. The bar will offer a signature vodka drink featuring Tito's Handmade Vodka.

Tito's Handmade Vodka is made in batches in old fashioned pot stills by Tito Beveridge, the company's founder, and distilled six times. Tito's unanimously won the Double Gold Medal for vodka at the 2001 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, and was twice awarded a four-star ranking from Spirit Journal. Tito's Handmade Vodka is also the exclusive vodka brand served on all United and American Airlines flights.

"We are extremely excited to partner with Tito's Handmade Vodka and are looking forward to a great event" said Amy Hale, Principal of Holy Cross Academy.

The West Sacramento Chili Cook-off is a community event that raises funds for Holy Cross Academy, a TK-8th grade school in the historic Broderick area of West Sacramento. For more information about Holy Cross Academy go to 


Our Sponsors

Featured Spirit
Featured Spirit Tito's
Tito's Handmade Vodka will be featured for the 4th year in a row in our signature cocktail.
Beverage Sponsor
Beverage Sponsor Pepsi
Pepsi products will proudly be poured at the River City Chili Cook-Off.
Shots Bar Sponsor
Shots Bar Sponsor Yelp!
Yelp Sacramento is proud to present our all-new shots bar!
PNO Sponsor
PNO Sponsor Jung's ATA
Kids over 4-years of age can come to Jung's ATA Martial Arts of Southport from 5-10 p.m. on 11/16 for FREE if their parents have tickets the cook-off. Must pre-register.
All Sponsors
All Sponsors 2017 Sponsors
The River City Chili Cook-off wouldn't be a success if not for our gracious sponsors.