Monthly Archives: August 2014
It’s that time of year again, time for the Festival de Chiles . This year on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at The Darn Hot Pepper Farm [825 Vines Road, Cobden, Il] We’ll be celebrating again. Visit us between 11 am to 5 pm and get ready for hot pepper product sampling, Music by Carter and Connelly a wide variety of Spicy food vendors, the large selection of fresh peppers in Southern Illinois and some wonderful Arts and Crafts from local Vendors. Entry Fee is Adults $4.00 , children under 12 free. For information call 618-893-1443 and follow us on Facebook for more details.
Family, Food and Fun
The festival will have all the Jiménez clan working from sun-up to sun-down, picking peppers, making fresh salsa and homemade jams jellies and processed chile pepper products, stringing up ristras, giving cooking classes, walking tours of the pepper fields to show folks the many varieties of hot peppers in bloom.
Meeting all our friends and customers and sharing good food, music and smiles is what makes Pepperfest so great and why this year we expect hundreds people to attend the festival.
Hope to see you there!