Group in front of a Chili booth

Chilly Chili Cook-off

The Chilly Chili Cook-Off hosted by The Almanor Foundation is a must with 15+ chilis to sample. Three awards to be given including People’s choice, Judge’s choice and Showmanship. See an ice carver turn 200lbs of ice into a fabulous sculpture, enjoy adult beverages, smores to roast over fire pits, live music, a toque contest and ice skating. Monies to benefit the Chester Park Ice Skating Rink. $10/adults; $5 for kids.

An afternoon of fun with ice carver, music, a toque contest, ice skating, and 15+ chilis to sample.


Chester Park
Meadowbrook Loop off of Main Street


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Chester Park

Whether you're looking for jewelry, home decor, or gifts for loved ones, you can find something special here. Enjoy delicious food and drinks from our vendors while you shop.

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Places to stay nearby

This home is located in the heart of Chester. Minutes to Lake Almanor, for boating, water sports, swimming, kayaking, 40 minutes to Mt. Lassen.

Canyon Dam

Rocky Point is a PG&E operated Campground Located on the West Shore of Lake Almanor just North of Canyon Dam

Butt Valley Reservoir

Enjoy the outstanding views and tranquil atmosphere at Butt Valley Reservoir when you set up camp at Cool Springs Campground in Northern California.