THIS WEEKEND: Chili Challenges, Super Bash, & More

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun going on at the shore!

Chili Cookoff
Friday, January 31st from 6:30 pm
Where: Tabernacle United Methodist Church – 702 Seashore Rd, Erma
Everyone get your secret recipes out for the Chili Cookoff! Come to eat or come to compete! Trophies awarded for Best Overall, Best Sweet, Best Hot, & Best Veggie. Contact Melissa Schultz at 609-972-7020 or Jen Bolton at 609-884-2734 to submit an entry for your chili or with any questions.

Mid-Winter Antiques Show
Saturday- Sunday February 1st & 2nd
Where: Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center – 1501 Glasstown Rd, Millville
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center will host the Mid-Winter Antiques Show on Feb. 1 and 2. Select local and out-of-state dealers will offer a wide variety of quality antique furniture, books, ceramics, glass, jewelry, linens, memorabilia, paper, toys, pottery, primitives, and vintage accessories in the Event Center. For more information about the show and/or WheatonArts, call 1-800-998-4552 or 856-825-6800, or visit online at

4th Annual Super Chili & Chowder Challenge
Sunday, February 2nd from 11 am to 3 pm
Where: Congress Hall Ballroom – 200 Congress Pl, Cape May
Don’t miss the 4th Annual Chili & Chowder Challenge at Congress Hall. Come and taste all of the delicious offerings from professional and home-style chefs. Even our very own chefs, Jeremy and Dan from Congress Hall and winner of last years challenge Chef Anthony from the Ebbitt Room, will be entering the contest! You will be the judge and select a winner for this year! $5 admission benefits local food banks. For more information and to register visit

11th Annual Super Bash Party
Sunday, February 2nd from 4 to 8 pm
Where: Princeton Bar & Grill – 2008 Dune Dr, Avalon
On Sunday, February 2, 2014, Friend In Need will host its 11th Annual Super Bash Party at the Princeton Bar in Avalon, NJ. Doors will open at 4 p.m., and tickets are currently on sale for $25, or $30 at the door.

Super Bash XI will feature food and beverages for all attendees as well as a Silent Auction, door prizes, and big screened televisions to watch the big game. Featured Silent Auction items include a signed Paul McCartney guitar with a certificate of authenticity, icerow Flyers tickets, courtside 76ers tickets, plus a variety of items from local businesses donated in support of the event.

Sponsorship and donation opportunities are available. For more information, please visit Friend In Need’s website at or email the committee at

For more information about these, and other community events, see the Herald’s online calendar.

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