You’re Invited to Enter the Stoney River Chili Cook-Off!

Stoney River Chili Cookoff

Bring your hunger, tastebuds and water bottle to the Chili Cook-off to sample and vote for prize-winning chilis entered by Marshfield area home cooks on Thursday, March 23, from 11am to 1:30pm at Stoney River Assisted Living, 1204 W. McMillan St., Marshfield, WI.

Teams, businesses, and individual home or restaurant chefs are welcome to enter the competition and will simply need to bring a crockpot full of their best chili to Stoney River on event day, March 23.

To enter or for more information, contact Stoney River’s Lifestyle Specialist Meranda Lelonek at 715-207-6423 or [email protected].

The fun, foodie event co-sponsored by Stoney River Assisted Living, Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MACCI) and ProMedica is free and open to the public. Participants will rate the chilis and prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Tastiest, Best Presentation, and Most Unique.

Stoney River will supply cornbread and chili toppings while a group of residents and one resident’s son will be entering pots of chili as well.

Stoney River’s Chef Kent Laidlaw said, “We are looking forward to hosting this year’s chili cook-off and seeing who is going to take home the prizes!”

Chef Laidlaw is not the only one eager for friendly competition. “We are excited to bring residents, businesses, and the community together for a little competitive fun in an inviting setting,” said MACCI Administrative Assistant Jessica Roehl.

“I’m looking forward to yummy chili options and seeing many community members and friends attend,” said KC Reichenbach, Account Liaison, ProMedica, “ProMedica Hospice is bringing serious competition, so come ready to be impressed!”

Stoney River Marshfield offers Assisted Living, located at 1204 W. McMillan Street, Marshfield, WI, and Memory Support, located down the street at 1609 W. St. Joseph Ave. Residents live full and engaged lives among a community of peers and with the support needed to be as independent as possible while enjoying services, amenities and the signature VIVA! lifestyle. For more information, visit or call 715-207-6423.