Chili Cookoff & Tailgate Weekend

september, 2020

11sep(sep 11)3:00 pm13(sep 13)2:00 pmChili Cookoff & Tailgate Weekend

Event Details


This is our 14th Annual Chili Cook-Off!! This year, the heat is on!! Bring out your best Chili and see if you can be the YSL 2020 Chili Champ!! There will be winners in all the following categories: Red Meat, Poultry, Vegetarian and People’s Choice. Some like it hot and some like it not…. But it’s always worth the pain. We’ll Rooooar at those Hokie guys from Virginia at our Tailgate Party!! What a spicy intro to Fall!


Friday – Bingo, movie and a Campfire Storytime with One of the Bears

Saturday – Flag raising with one of the Bears, Hey-Heyride, Yogi Bear™ cartoons, crafts, Bingo, Human Foosball and our Annual Chili cook off. Purchase tasting tickets at Ranger Station from 9am-4pm.  Judging will begin at 5:30PM. [Time really depends on football game TBA].  Fun Fact: the smell of chili cooking has been known to attract our resident Bears! Prize awards immediately following.  Bring a covered dish or dessert to the Boo-Boo Pavilion and load up your plate for the PS/VT Game! 

Sunday – Flag raising with one of the Bears, Hey-Heyride, Yogi Bear cartoons, and Candy Bar Bingo.

Ongoing, self-guided activities:

Coloring Pages, Trail Maps, Equipment Rental and Junior Ranger Activity Sheets/info are available at the Ranger Station during business hours

Note: Activities may be subject to change,
but themes will remain in place.
Some Activities are Weather Permitting (WP)
and some may carry additional fees ($)

For a detailed Activities Schedule, check our Facebook page at www./ as each weekend approaches.

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