Frank X. Tolbert

Our Chili Groups!


The OTICCC is a 501(c)(3) Corporation.  The purpose of our Charter is to raise Money for Charity through the Love, Appreciation and Promotion of Chili!


Please join us as we celebrate this 48th Annual 2014 Original Terlingua International Frank X. Tolbert - Wick Fowler Championship Chili Cookoff!


2013 Original Terlingua International Championship Chili Cookoff Winner!

Congratulations To
David Lazarus
Killeen, Texas



Elizabeth A. Garcia



1st Annual Tolbert-Fowler Chili Cook-Off Art Show Click here
for event day and time!



CCCC Flyer

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2014 Terlingua Golf Shoot-Out

Click on the image below to download the
Official 2014 Terlingua Poster!

Official 2014 Poster

"Friday Behind The Store"
BBQ Cook-Off Rules for 2013

Folks have been asking for this!
Click here to view and/or download
your copy of the Rules!

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The Cook-Off would love to have you as a Sponsor.  There are a number of benefits to be derived
from participating.

Click Here for more info!

Current Sponsor Roster:

Texas Star Granite 
Big Bend Brewing Company - Alpine, Texas
El Dorado Hotel - Terlingua, Texas
Cottonwood General Store - Terlingua, Texas Republic Print & Mail - Austin, Texas Printing Solutions - Austin, Texas
Black Communications Sierra Grande Outfitters Campervan North America
Bee Mountain Hardware


In Memory

The Original Terlingua International Championship Chili Cook-Off


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

(ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease)


The Cook-Off would like to thank everyone very much for their past, present and continued support to the ALS Association, South Texas Chapter, which continues to be our Official Charity to Support!

Thank you, everyone, so very very much!!!


Click Here for a Video look-back at
One of our Favorite Terlingua


Order Your Live, Behind the Store CD Now by Clicking on the Image  Below!!!



If you are coming from Study Butte, TX
(Hwy 118 & Hwy 170), head west
approximately 4 miles on Hwy 170 and
the Cook off is on your left.  If you are approaching the Cookoff from the
west, we'll be on your right,
approximately 4 miles before
you hit Study Butte.


Again, welcome and Viva Terlingua !


The 48th Celebration begins

in only  days!

Are you ready for some CHILI?




Frank X Tolbert                   Wick Fowler

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