The event will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Roeland Park Community Center. The proceeds will be applied to the construction of a community picnic shelter in the park.
Featured at the event will be a choice of different styles of chili, including: traditional, white chili, vegetarian, Mexican chili, and black bean/sausage chili, along with chili toppings. Scotty Lane and his “Miner’s Bluff Band” will entertain with country music. Local brews will be provided by Cinder Block Brewery and soda/water will be available. Prizes will be raffled off and homemade bake sale items will be available for purchase.
Tickets are available now for $20 for adults, $8 for ages 3 to 10 and free for children under 2. Tickets are available online or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. The last fundraising event sold out in advance.
The citizens group has raised the money for a walking trail, benches, picnic tables, bike racks and a drinking fountain in the park already.