Annual Chili Cook-off & Car/Cycle Show

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Annual Chili Cook-off & Car/Cycle Show


Presented by the Arlington Business Partnership (ABP), City of Riverside, and businesses of the Arlington Business Improvement District (ABID)


Saturday, May 23, 2020 ● 9:30 AM – 5 PM

Arlington Village ● Riverside, California

On Magnolia Avenue between Van Buren Blvd. & Jackson St.


Arlington’s annual Chili Cook-Off and Car/Cycle Show is one of Riverside’s largest community events that continues to grow year-after-year drawing thousands of attendees from all over the Inland Empire and contributing to an economic impact of over $225,000 dollars. The event is held along a ½ mile stretch of Magnolia Ave. from Van Buren Blvd. to Jackson Street in Arlington Village. With the event being a thrilling success in Arlington, community members from across the Inland Empire castes votes in The Press Enterprise’s Best of the Inland Empire Reader’s Choice Awards and have voted Arlington Business Partnership’s Chili Cook-off & Car/Cycle Show a Hometown Favorite/Top 3 Best Community Event since 2015.

Join us for some amazing fun in the sun, exciting sounds of live music, delicious foods, and a wide variety of street vendors and classic cars. The Chili Cook-Off & Car/Cycle Show is a free, family friendly event offering tons of activities for children and adults alike. Adults are sure to enjoy their visit to our beer garden featuring a selection of beers. Younger attendees can explore the Kid’s Zone that features a petting zoo, jumpers, crafts, games, and so much more!  While in Arlington, be sure to enjoy the unique local shops and restaurants of the Arlington Business District.

Come and be a part of the fun! The Arlington Business Partnership is actively seeking sponsors, vendors, chili cooks, car/cycle show participants, and volunteers.

Additional Information

For more information on Arlington Business Partnership or the Chili Cook-Off & Car/Cycle Show event, please email or call (951) 509.1100.