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Venice Airport Festival Grounds A Finger Lickin' & Hot Pickin' Good Time! Free Parking / Free Admisssion!

A Finger Lickin' & Hot Pickin' Good Time!
Venice Airport Festival Grounds
Free Parking/Free Admission!

APRIL 20 & 21, 2018

Fri 5pm-9pm | Sat 10am-6pm

Chili! Chili! Chili!

The Suncoast Chili Cook-Off is a huge part of the Bash and is famous in its own right. Its a qualifier for the prestigous World Food Championship. Plus, braggin' rights! That means it brings some of the best chili cooks from the regional and local areas to compete. You can taste em' all!

We Need Your Taste Buds!

Of the many awards given for chili, one is a $1000 purse. Attendees can sample the competitors’ chili for $5 and vote for your favorite! It''s a great way to spend the day, give your taste buds a treat and support the Suncoast Foundation.

Does your Chili have what it takes to compete! If so, Join the Chili Cook-Off Contest!

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Join the fun and help raise funds for the Suncoast Foundation for Handicapped Children!

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We're located in Venice, FL at the Venice Municiplal Airport festival grounds

Venice Airport
610 Airport Ave E.
Venice, FL 34285

Parking Guide

Because of single-road access to the parking areas, the number of cars that can enter and egress in an hour is limited.

ENTERING – During peak hours, three lanes will enter the parking at the gate. Please stay in designated lanes and follow instructions from the parking attendants. A shuttle service to the entrance gates is available.

EXITING – Follow the marked driveways. Do not cut across for there is numerous soft sand areas.

PLEASE BE PATIENCE AND EVERY THING WILL MOVE MUCH FASTER!