SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Foodies and chili lovers will want to mark down Saturday, August 27 on the calendar. The American Legion Post 252 will be hosting Flo's Chili Cookoff from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Besides fabulous chili the fundraising event will feature music, facepainting, a raffle and a horseshoe competition. For folks that want to cook up a batch of their best chili, monetary prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place as well as for the People's Choice Chili. There will also be first, second and third place cash prizes for Best Showmanship. To enter, visit the Flo's Chili Cookoff website.

All of the proceeds from the event will go to benefit the JFK Brain Tumor Center in Edison.

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The entry fee for adults is $20 while the cost for teens from ages 13 through 17 is $8. Children 12 and under are free.

The American Legion Post 253 is located at 50 DeVoe Avenue in Spotswood.