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Chili Cookoff on the Common

The 13th Chili Cookoff on the Common Saturday, September 30 from 2-6 pm

This popular community event will feature a judged chili competition with all the fixings, live music, a German-style beer & cider garden, raffles, games and activities for the kids. All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Rowley Public Library. Tickets are available at the Rowley Public Library, First Ipswich Bank Rowley Branch, and Old Town Bread. $15 pre-sale, $20 day-of, $5 children 12 and under, at the gate only.

Music will be provided by the Orville Giddings acoustic trio featuring Joe Cardoza on upright bass and Steve Benson on mandolin and pedal steel, plus youth performers from Be Imagine Music Studio

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For a flash of the past see a video from the 2015 event.

Thank you to current sponsors and supporters:

Institution for Savings FirstIpswich Iron Tree Service Rowley Realty
MountainOne Bank Flagship Harbor Rowley Self Storage Choice Graphics
Rowley Family Dental Village Pancake House American BBQ The Rest Stop
The Town Common Ipswich Brewery
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