Compete in Adobo Fest 2009!

Adobo Fest is just a few days away and this post is to remind all of you that you can enter your Adobo with no entry fee.


Sunday, September 13th
11-4 PM
La Bagh Woods (Foster & Cicero), Chicago

Last year we had 10 adobo entries. Can we double that this year?

Do you want to compete?

No Entry Fee!! Please click our “Adobofest Contestant Sign-up” tab at the right to confirm a spot for your your adobo. We are limited to 25 entries. Bring enough to get “People’s Choice” votes and about ½ pound for the blind tasting for the judges to select this year’s “Chicago’s Best Tasting Adobo”. Both titles earn trophies and year-long bragging rights!

Do you want to eat and pick a winner?
A $5 donation gets you ice, rice, adobo and a chance to taste and vote for your “People’s Choice” winner! Donate more, taste more, vote more,..until we run out!

Will there be any other fun stuff?
Like last year, we will also have entertainment, demonstrations, and games for kids and adults, details to come. Please keep tabs on our website, Also look for updates on our Facebook, LinkedIn, and Meetup pages!

Are you interested in sponsorship or underwriting this nationally / locally unique event?
If you would like to have a booth, or get top billing for your sponsorship, please email Edgar at for details.

Where do your donations and sponsorships go?
Because we are a 501c (3) organization, all of your donations are tax deductible. All funds go towards supporting this event and all of our annual, cultural-education, community building programs, such as the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival, Senior Gift Basket Drive, Navy Pier Children’s Museum Passport to the Philippines series and assisting our charity partners, Believe International and the Filipino American Community Health Initiative of Chicago (FACHIC)

Do you want to volunteer?
We meet every Wednesday.
Our next and final meeting is September 9.

Please Email us at or call Edgar at 312-519-2834 for more information or to confirm you attendance. Please see Adobofest volunteer call-out below.

Adobofest is open to anyone who wants to attend! But please, remember, this is a picnic too, so bring your food and drinks. We can’t guarantee the weather or enough adobo entries, but we will have enough ice, rice and adobo for the first 200 attendees.


Don’t miss this opportunity to enter and support Chicago’s 2nd Annual Adobo Fest!

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