Cotton Festival & Chili Cook-Off
Come to the Cotton Festival & Chili Cook-Off in Frederick and celebrate the town's strong farming history. This annual community event will feature cotton crafts, cotton spinning, weaving, cotton displays, local cotton gin tours, antique farm equipment and tractors, as well as a variety of educational displays. Enjoy exhibits of cotton farming from the early 20th century, including a mini-cotton gin. Other activities at this year's Cotton Festival will include children's games and inflatables, crafts, food vendors, live entertainment and more.
The Cotton Festival in Frederick also features the annual Chili Cook-Off. Sample delicious chili and vote for your favorite team. Food vendors will also on hand selling corn dogs, caramel apples and homemade pie. Vendors will be set up throughout the festival area offering a wide variety of goods including candles, jewelry, gifts and crafts. Cheer on contestants in the Little Miss Cotton Bowl pageant, and watch as the winner is crowned.