A JBJ Soul Kitchen Event

5th annual chili cook-off

JBJ Soul Kitchen hosts its 5th Annual Chili Cook-Off to thank the surrounding community and highlight the first responders (Police, EMS & firefighters) in our area. Join us as we taste some of the best chili in Ocean County, NJ!

JBJ Soul Kitchen Toms River

5th Annual Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, October 5, 2019
1:00 – 4:00 PM
$20 Donation to Sample Chili Prepared by First Responders
(Police, EMS, Fire Department)

Participating Departments:

Lakewood Police Department – “CC’s Beanless Chili”

Lanoka Harbor EMS – “Chili Out Chief”

Lanoka Harbor First Aid – “Blaze of Glory”

Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office – “Golden Smoked Turkey Chili”

New Jersey State Police – “Bad Medicine”

South Toms River First Aid Squad- Squad 37 – “R&R Rescue Chili”

Stafford Township EMS – “Get The Stretcher”

Toms River Fire Company 1 – “The Boys on the Hill”

Toms River Police Department


Each Attendee Receives 1 Ticket to Vote for their Favorite Chili
1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Winners Announced at the Event

JBJ Soul Kitchen Toms River
1769 Hooper Avenue
Toms River, NJ 08753

Thank you to Home Run Entertainment for providing free children’s activities and Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation Inc. for performing throughout the cook-off.

 Past Chili Cook-Off highlights

Thank you to everyone who has participated in the Chili Cook-Off in the past! We are looking forward to another successful year and can’t wait to taste all the chili!¬†