Private event for AAFAME & BOMA members, co-workers and families only
No cost to attend event unless you are on a team. However registration is required. See registration links above.
No Glass Containers! Its a Park Policy & will be strictly enforced.
Parking is available in the lot next to the tournament field (limited and fills fast) and there are overflow lots on the road leading into the park. Parking along the road is acceptable, except for areas clearly marked ‘No Parking’.
We will have shuttles running from 10:00AM until the 6:00PM.
Canopy tents (10X10 suggested) are allowed at the event as long as they are setup in the designated areas. We have limited tents and sitting space available.
Bring sunscreen and chairs.
We love pets. That’s why we are asking that people leave their pets to relax at home. The large crowds that come to the Chili Slam can overwhelm Fido, so we recommend that you give your best friend the day off. This event is not pet-friendly.
The only music allowed to be played is by event DJ.
No generators are allowed in the general event area due to noise complaints. Only cook-off area has access to electricity if ordered in advance.
Cook-off teams should review the cook-off rules for more details related to their setup. Cook-off teams set up between 8:30AM – 11:30AM depending on the team type.
Participants for volleyball, horseshoes and washers can arrive at 11:30AM.
Please no Smoking Tobacco as its a Park Ordinance.
No one will be allowed to cook anything in the event area or parking lot unless they have registered as a cook-off team.
Tent placement is available on a first come, first serve basis only to be coordinated by event coordinator prior to event.
Sponsor tents can be set up at 8:30AM. Sponsors will be receive preferred placement.
Food will be available throughout the afternoon provided by the cook-off teams.
Tear down is not allowed until after 6:00PM or disqualified.
Food is free for participants wearing wristbands! If someone doesn’t have a wristband please send them to the registration tent.
Wristbands are free to AAFAME/BOMA team participants, members and guests.
Wristbands will be distributed at the entrance gates upon arrival to those that are registered in advance. Teams will then proceed to registration tent for team bags. We will not give out lots of wristbands for entire group.
Drinking water will be available onsite.
You are also encouraged to bring your own snacks and beverages as needed, but only the cook-off teams can prepare cooked foods.
Teams should check in at registration upon arrival to pick up shirts and to be directed to your respective event(s).
Registration opens at 9:00AM.
Rides home will be provided for those who may need one; contact security as needed.
We will have off-duty officers onsite, so please don’t drink and drive!
Security will be provided from start to finish.
Recycling bins and trash cans will be onsite and we encourage everyone to dispose of items properly.
Kids are welcome to attend but please note this is not a designated family event and we will not have activities for them. Bring something for them to do.
This event will happen rain or shine!
AAFAME encourages you to drink responsibly. AAFAME and its members are not responsible for your transportation to and/or from the Chili Slam event, however, if you have consumed alcohol and are not able to safely drive, the members of the AAFAME Chili Slam Committee will assist you in making arrangements. Please see a committee member at the event if you require assistance. Should you need to take a taxi home, AAFAME will pay for the taxi and you will be responsible for reimbursement to the organization.