February 15th 2pm-5pm.
Join in for an afternoon of fun for the whole family! Heating things up on River St, 15+ local businesses compete for title of “Best Chili”, try them all and let your taste buds be the judge! Keeping it cool at the Memorial Park outdoor ice rink, Elk Rapids Hockey players will be guiding free skate lessons. Build your own s’more and head over to the Sledding Party at Elk Rapids Library. Chili Cook-off tickets $5 – available in advance at Java Jones and Nifty Things in Elk Rapids or day of at any participating business. Ice Skating and Sledding events are free, bring your own skates and sled – weather permitting.