Chil-E Fest & Fourth of July Celebration

July 4
12pm-10pm Chili Avenue

The Town of Chili’s annual 4th of July Celebration features live music on 2 stages, food trucks, craft & business vendors, kid’s activities, parade, car show, Senior Center entertainment, Fire Department activities, fireworks and more!

Live Music
Wegmans Stage
(west end of festival)
12:00-2:00 PM  Mason Tyler Band
2:30-4:30 PM  Scoundrels
7:00-10:00 PM  Junkyard Fieldtrip

State Farm Stage (east end of festival)
12:15-2:15 PM  Johnny Bauer
2:45-4:45 PM  Bad Grampas
7:00-10:00 PM  Dean’s List


Vendor Booths: 12:00-10:00 pm
The Chil-E Fest features food trucks/vendors, craft, business and organization booths. If interested in being a vendor at the Chil-E Fest, please email Please note that there is limited vendor space and the Town of Chili attempts to limit item duplication.


Kid’s Activities: 12:00-9:00 pm
Free Activities
Bounce House, Inflatable Slide, Inflatable Obstacle Course, Velcro Axe Throwing
Pay To Play
Face To Face Rock Wall, Zip Line


Car Show: 12:00-3:00 pm
The Annual Car Show runs 12-3pm. Space is limited so arrive early. Cost is $10 per car, show takes place rain or shine. Click here for detailed information.






Parade: 5:00 pm
The Independence Day parade kicks off at 5:00 pm from Paul Rd (beginning at Starlite Dr) and continues West onto Chili Avenue, finishing at the Chili Senior Center/Memorial Park.


Fireworks: 10:00 pm
The HUGE fireworks display begins at 10:00 pm. They are set off behind the Chili Fire Dept Company 1 building. Special thanks to Young Explosives for this awesome show.


Event Sponsors
To be an event sponsor for the 2019 Chil-E Fest, please email

Bank of Castile
Abbey’s Catering and Kiosk, Ashley Management Corp, Dale Carnegie Training, Jennifer Glidden/Tastefully Simple, Leo Bean and Sons, Lou Dimarco/Wraps on Wheels, Nancy’s Fried Dough, North Chili Family Restaurant, Open Door Baptist Chruch, Patriot Towers, Susan Bartholomew/Color Street, T Mobile, Vic Napoli/Mama Napoli Foods