Adults, Children, and Dogs! We have races for everyone. Entry includes chili tasting and a T-shirt. Awards will be given to top finishers in each category

The race will begin at the Arena Theatre at 11:00 a.m. The event will be timed by Diva Timing and all race times will be official.  Race day on-site registration is from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. at the Arena Theatre at MGCCC Jefferson Davis campus.

The Gulf Coast Chili Cookoff is pet-friendly! Please note: All pets must remain on a leash with their owner at all times. No aggressive or socially-challenged animals please. Problematic pets and their humans will be asked to leave the premises. This category is a 1.5 mile event.

Entry Fees: Includes entry and chili-tasting at the Gulf Coast Chili Cookoff and an event t-shirt. Awards will be given to top finishers in each category. Participant categories’ start times may be staggered to best accommodate all participants.

  • Adult 5K: $25
  • Children 12 and under: $10*
  • MGCCC Student 5k: $15
  • Top Dog: $25

*Children registration does not include an event t-shirt. The children’s category is a 1.5 mile event.