2018 Chili Cook off Winners Announced

22nd  Annual Chili Cook-Off was a festive, convivial celebration! Douglasville, Georgia –  The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County hosted its 22nd Annual Chili Cook Off on Saturday, October 20th  at O’Neal Plaza in Downtown Douglasville. Twenty-three chili booths hosted by political candidates, local businesses, non-profits, and area service clubs competed for bragging rights of being the best chili tasting, the spiciest chili and the most sold chili.  The best-decorated booth was also highly competitive and a costume contest for all Read More

Chili Cookers Wanted

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County is pleased to announce the 22nd annual Chili Cook Off in downtown Douglasville at O’Neal Plaza on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 from 6 until 9 pm.  Last year more than 3,000 people joined in this festive evening of good food, fun, and entertainment as many local Douglasville celebrities presented the community with different flavors of chili.  In 2017 many local businesses participated including Southern State Insurance, BB&T Bank, Gold’s Gym, Share Read More

Taste of Douglasville Winners

Taste of Douglasville 2018 packed downtown Douglasville last weekend!    Douglasville, Georgia – Saturday, May 19th brought the threat of thunderstorms but ended up bringing a beautiful sunny day which helped make a supremely successful Taste of Douglasville Fundraiser for the Arts Council. All categories of activities met or exceeded the Cultural Arts Council’s goals – number of restaurants, sponsors, performers, Arts & Craft booths, Better Living booths, Kid’s Korner booths and Festival Roamers.  It was an active, happy and Read More

Young Entrepreneur at Taste of Douglasville

  Douglasville, Georgia –The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County has celebrated the coming of summer with a Taste of Douglasville festivity and this year, the 25th festival, is no different. On Saturday, May 19th from 11 am -5 pm the downtown Douglasville area will be full of citizens and visitors enjoying warm weather, eating great food, enjoying local performers, visiting community booths aplenty, all alongside several thousand new friends. A special Kids Korner will keep the smallest citizens entertained and Read More

Press Release: Taste of Douglasville 2018

  Douglasville, Georgia – Annually, the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County has celebrated the coming of summer with a Taste of Douglasville festivity and this year, the 25th festival,  is no different. On Saturday, May 19th from 11 am -5 pm the downtown Douglasville area will be full of citizens and visitors enjoying warm weather, eating great food, enjoying local performers, visiting community booths  aplenty, all alongside several thousand new friends. A special Kids Korner will keep the smallest citizens Read More

Chili Cook Off 2017

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County hosted its 21st Annual Chili Cook Off on Saturday, October 21st on the newly renovated O’Neal Plaza in Downtown Douglasville. Twenty chili booths hosted by political candidates, local businesses, non-profits, and area service clubs competed for bragging rights of being the best chili, the spiciest chili and the having the most sold chili.  The best decorated booth was also highly competitive and a costume contest for all ages was held as the crowd happily worked Read More

Taste of Douglasville’s biggest spread yet!

Annually, the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County has celebrated the coming of summer with a Taste of Douglasville festivity and this year, the 24th festival, was no different. On Saturday, May 20th from 11AM-5PM the downtown Douglasville area was full of citizens and visitors enjoying warm weather, eating great food, enjoying local performers, visiting community booths aplenty, all alongside several thousand new friends. A special Kids Korner showcasing the Master Gardeners, the popular Water Works display, charades, ThunderZone bowling, face Read More

Chili Cook Off 2016

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County hosted its 20th Annual Chili Cook Off on Saturday, October22nd and the hungry hordes descended on downtown Douglasville. Twenty-five chili booths hosted by political candidates and local businesses and area service clubs competed for bragging rights of being the best chili, the spiciest chili and the having the most sold chili. The best decorated booth was also highly competitive and a costume contest for all ages was also held as the crowd happily worked their Read More