It’s cold outside and we have just the thing to warm you up! Join us for the Eighth Annual Chilly Days Chili Fundraiser at Old Ox Brewery on Saturday, March 4* from Noon to 4:00 p.m.** in support of the Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department. Enjoy unlimited tastings of chili graciously provided by Ashburn restaurants for a donation–all proceeds will be donated to the AVFRD. Bring the kids to see the fire truck!

Back by popular demand: War Wagon Kolsch …$1 of each pint sold will be donated to the AVFRD. Support your local firefighters!

Two trophies will be awarded this year–
Judge’s Choice: Celebrity judges to be announced.
People’s Choice: That’s you! Vote for your favorite chili.

Participating Restaurants:

12 restaurants will vie for bragging rights for Ashburn’s favorite chili! Participating restaurants include:

  • AVFRD/Old Ox Brewery
  • Bourbon Bayou Kitchen
  • Carolina Brothers Pit Barbecue
  • City Tap House
  • DC Prime
  • Ford’s Fish Shack
  • Matchbox
  • National Conference Center
  • Neighbors
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • The Zone
  • Wicket Door Pub

Ashburn has two stations: Station 6 in Ashburn & Station 22 in Landsdowne. Only 56% of the AVFRD operating budget is supported by state and county funding… AVFRD must raise the rest. It costs at least $12,000 to safely outfit a firefighter and costs about $225 to fill up a fire truck’s gas tank.

** Or until the chili is gone

If you would like to become a sponsor for this event, please click on the button below!  50/50 Raffle Tickets and a chance to win “A Fire Truck Ride to School” for your child are available for purchase online below and will also be available at the event.  Winners need not be present to win.