Shriners Hospital s for Children


October 21st 2017    10 am – 6pm


Enjoy a day celebrating Oktoberfest at the Ben Hur Shrine   hosted by the one and only, Cheif Rabban Greg Rye!


This year’s lineup includes:

  • The infamous Director’s Staff Chili Cook-off
  • Craft brew from the Capital City Carboys
  • Food, music, and festivities after the judging!

Chili cook-off details

Entry Deadline – 10/20/17

Entry fee:  chili-$50     Beans-$25

Cash prizes for 1st 2nd and 3rd place chili teams and 1st place for beans


10 am  – Cooking Starts

12:30 pm –  Chili turn in

1 pm      –  Beans turn in

2pm – Awards

Directly following the awards Oktoberfest will kick of full force with FREE polka music, sausage, hot dogs and all the fixings!



The cook-off is open to a limited number of teams while the FUN is open to ALL!  Cookoff rules are provided on the registration form.   For more information contact Chris Garner: 512-577-6893.


This event is open to the public so please share this information with anyone who may be interested!