Beaufort News

Chefs prepare for chili cookoff

The Kiwanis Club of Hilton Head Island has received 17 commitments from local cooks for the 28th Annual Chili Cookoff next month.

The event will be from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn. The PortaJohns band will perform, and a supervised children's area with games and activities, including a water slide, will be available.

Proceeds benefit The Children's Center, the Coastal Discovery Museum, Operation R&R, the Marine Corps Scholarship Fund, the Children's Memorial Fund and several youth programs.

Advance tickets are $10, and $12 the day of the event. Details: