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WCED Annual Meeting & Chili Cook Off

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Event# 620 375-2182

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Wichita County Economic Development’s Annual Meeting and Chili Cook-off is Wichita County’s best kept secret! Come join us every November for an evening of delicious chili and soup and vote for your favorite with the proceeds going to the winner’s charity. Then sit back and enjoy a variety of entertainment – it’s something new every year! It’s a lot of fun with a little bit of business! Check out the link to our video to see the kind of fun you can have if you join us!

WCED Annual Meeting & Chili Cook Off

Phone : 620 375-2182   (Always call and confirm events.)

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