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Chili on the Green - 2015
Saturday 07 November 2015, 01:00pm - 04:00pm

Fort Worth South, Inc. presents
A Near Southside Culinary Battle!

Join us for the third annual Chili on the Green competition as up to 20 teams take to the grass at Magnolia Green Park in an effort to prove that their chili will reign supreme in the Near Southside! 

If you think you’ve got what it takes to win the ultimate Near Southside bragging rights, sign up and prove it!  Chili on the Green is an epic battle of culinary prowess, complete with neighborhood camaraderie and the delicious fragrance of cowtown’s finest chilies boiling in their cauldrons.  Magnolia Green is located at 1201 Lipscomb Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104.  We look forward to seeing you there!

COOKING | 9AM – 12:30PM
$10 to taste & judge

Local tunes brought to you by  Keep Fort Worth Funky and Dreamy Life Records!
Adult Beverages brought to you by The Boiled Owl Tavern

Chili on the Green was founded in 2013 by The Boiled Owl Tavern, Quorum Architects, Chili-Dude Jim Vallee, Keep Fort Worth Funky and Fort Worth South, Inc.  We hope you’ll join in the fun.

Location Magnolia Green


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Located on the near south side of Fort Worth, Texas and covering about one square mile, the Fairmount Southside Historic District contains one of the nation’s richest collections of turn of the century housing. Fairmount is comprised of about 20 subdivisions platted between 1883 and 1907. At the time, Fairmount was a fashionable neighborhood.

About one third of the houses were occupied by business executives who managed their own firms. Professions were represented by many doctors, lawyers, and educators. It was a diverse neighborhood, where craftsmen, inclucing brick and stone masons lived next door to railroad workers. As Fort Worth’s suburbs grew following World War II, the neighborhood fell into disrepair.

Today, through the efforts of of many property owners, residents are working to revitalize the area to restore its past glory.