The I Like It HOT! Festival is Sept. 11-12. This hot n’ spicy food show featured painfully delicious, big flavors and is one of the hottest events of the season.
The festival features specialty exhibitors with distinctive, breathtaking and dynamite offerings in the form of sauces, salsas, seasonings, rubs, plants, food products, gadgets, kitchenware, hundreds of mild to wild samples and more.
Festival Alumni will be prepared for the traditional hot stuff contests, including the Favorite Vendor Competition, the Extreme Lolli Lick-A-Thon (the hottest lollypop in the world, sponsored by Intensity Academy) and the Jalapeno Pepper Eating Contest. Amateur competitions include BBQ & Hot Sauces as well as salsa categories. The competition will be fierce as contenders vie for the trophy’s awarded in each category.