The Heritage Day Parade • Live Entertainment • Adult and Children Activities • Food and Beverages


$8 in advance
$10 at the Gate

Children 12 and under are FREE

Tickets are available at the Parrish YMCA on 301 in "downtown" Parrish.

Your ticket entitles you to a taste of each team's chili.

Multiple Raffles


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Parrish Florida Chili Cookoff

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Parade starts at 10:30am and Festival Gates open at 11:00 am.

Festivities continue until 4:00 pm.

At the Florida Railroad Museum - US 301 N. at Hwy 62

Come and join your friends at the annual Parrish Heritage Day Parade, immediately follwed by the Parrish Chili Cookoff. The event will take place on the grounds of the Florida Railroad Museum, in Parrish. Bring your biggest pot, bring your Grandma's chili recipe, and Bring It ON! Or bring your chair and all of your friends and come listen to the music, enjoy some local food and browse the many vendors.

The 2018 Chili Judges were:
Larry Bustle, Hugh McGuire, Steve Dornbos,
Ellen Walther, Frank LoGrande and Ed Hunzeker.

All proceeds will go to The Parrish Foundation, a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization who provides grants to groups who serve the residents of the Parrish community.

This event is brought to you by the Parrish Civic Association

The Chili will be served again in -

We thank our 2019 sponsors