Events & Activities

5th Alarm Chili Cook Off

Saturday, October 20, 2018

6-10 p.m.

Cal Auto Museum
2200 Front Street, Sacramento, CA

The 5th Alarm Chili Cook Off benefiting and hosted by the Firefighters Burn Institute is scheduled for Saturday, October 20th from 6PM to 10PM. Join us for this Oktoberfest themed chili cooking competition at the California Auto Museum featuring firefighter and civilian teams counting on YOUR vote to win the big 1st place title!

Unlimited beer and chili tasting, live music, dancing, silent auction, raffle, photo booth and more … all for one low ticket price!

Presale Tickets

  • $30 Adults
  • $15 Children 12 & Under
  • $300 Reserves a table for 10

Purchase tickets through Eventbrite.

Ready to throw your hat in the ring?

To participate as a contestant in the Chili Cook-Off, contact Rachel Crowell at (916) 739-8525 or rachel@ffburn.org.


Got Beer?

To participate as a beer vendor, please contact Lisa Watanabe at (916) 739-8525 or lisa@ffburn.org.


Business Owner?

Sponsorship opportunities are available! Download the sponsor application packet or contact Lisa Watanabe at (916) 739-8525 or lisa@ffburn.org.

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors and vendors!

Serrano Sponsors:

RBI---Logo

Jalapeno Sponsors:

10-35 Foundation, Construction & General Laborers Local 185, Duarte Construction, Firefighters First Credit Union, New Equity Productions, Timmons, Owen, Jansen & Tichy, Inc.

Vendors

5th Alarm Chili Cook Off Recap

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors, chili teams, vendors, celebrity contestants, volunteers and attendees who made the 5th Alarm Chili Cook Off a success!

Congratulations to our winners!

People’s Choice:

1st Place: Keysmart (right)

2nd Place: Meansisters Chili

3rd Place: The Fireman Chef

Celebrity’s Choice:

1st Place
Turtle Crossing Ranch (right)

7th Alarm Chili Cook Off

Saturday, October 16th, 2021

6-10 p.m.

Sacramento Regional Fire Museum: 3650 Industrial Blvd, West Sacramento, CA 95691

The 6th Alarm Chili Cook Off benefiting and hosted by the Firefighters Burn Institute is scheduled for Saturday, November 16th from 6PM to 10PM. Join us for the chili cooking competition featuring firefighter and civilian teams counting on YOUR vote to win the big 1st place title!

Unlimited beer and chili tasting, live music, dancing, silent auction, raffle, photo booth and more … all for one low ticket price!

Tickets Available:

Adults: $30/ Ticket

Children (Under 12): $15/ Ticket

Table for 10: $400 (limited number available please call 916-739-8525 to confirm availability.)

Tickets for purchase August 2021!

Ready to throw your hat in the ring?

To participate as a contestant in the Chili Cook-Off, contact Rachel Crowell at (916) 739-8525 or rachel@ffburn.org


Got Beer?

To participate as a beer vendor, please contact Kristen Graham at (916) 739-8525 or kristen@ffburn.org


Business Owner?

Sponsorship opportunities available! Sponsorship application packet coming soon.

Contact Kristen Graham at (916) 739-8525 or kristen@ffburn.org

9th Annual Firefighter’s “A Tropical Affair”

The best tropical fundraiser event of the year is BACK — join us for the 9th Annual Firefighter’s “A Tropical Affair”!


Come and enjoy an evening out on Saturday, June 27th with Sacramento’s finest restaurants, breweries and wineries for a great cause! This outdoor event will be held at the lawn behind Shriners Hospital for Children in Sacramento, CA. Live music entertainment, Hawaiian hula dancers, local celebrities as MCs, and a variety of foods and beverages provided by generous local business sponsors from the Sacramento area, all included in the price of admission.

Purchase tickets here!

Check out our event website for photos, updates and more!

Please be safe and never drink and drive! 

9th Annual Firefighter’s “A Tropical Affair”

Event has been postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19

The best tropical fundraiser event of the year is BACK — join us for the 9th Annual Firefighter’s “A Tropical Affair”!


Come and enjoy an evening out on Saturday, June 27th with Sacramento’s finest restaurants, breweries and wineries for a great cause! This outdoor event will be held at the lawn behind Shriners Hospital for Children in Sacramento, CA. Live music entertainment, Hawaiian hula dancers, local celebrities as MCs, and a variety of foods and beverages provided by generous local business sponsors from the Sacramento area, all included in the price of admission.

Please be safe and never drink and drive! 

Big Day Of Giving

Big Day of Giving is coming! Mark your calendar – Thursday May 6, 2021 for this 24 hour giving challenge that helps affirm what we all know makes this the place we call home the best a community can be. Join us by logging onto www.bigdayofgiving.org between 12am – 11:59pm on Thursday, May 6th and give where your heart is!

The Firefighters Burn Institute is excited to participate in this national giving day and we can’t do it without you! With your help, we continue to offer programs including Firefighters Kids Camp for young burn survivors, Little Heroes Preschool Burn Camp, Youth Firesetter Intervention and burn recovery support. Your dollars also help educate burn care professionals and firefighters, purchase burn unit equipment and fund burn research.

As a Firefighters Burn Institute donor you are helping improve burn programs, prevent burn injuries, and make the recovery process a little easier for burn survivors. Your donation goes a long way in making a BIG difference in the lives of others.

Thank you in advance for your support. We could not do what we do without generous supporters like you!

Donate online at www.bigdayofgiving.org on May 6th!

Helping Burn Survivors Since 1973

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