Ben's Chili Bowl 2012 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/ Ben's Chili Bowl 2012 Kayak raffle winner, Mark Howes with kayak builder, Jim Keenan Thank you so very much to Jim Keenan for donating this handmade kayak to Ben's Fund to be raffled off at Ben's Chili Bowl. And Congrats to Mark Howes for winning, have fun! Thank you to all who took a chance too! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921309 150921309 Maxton & Charlie checking out the kayak https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921310 150921310 Maxton loved the kayak https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921311 150921311 Winners again! 1st place; TFD/Silver City Chili "Thanks for the lift" https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921312 150921312 Marc accepting first place for the 2nd year in a row. https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921313 150921313 1st place in restaurant category, Owen O'Learys https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921314 150921314 Lafayette took 2nd place in the restaurant category https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921315 150921315 Lafayette Club; 2nd place https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921316 150921316 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921317 150921317 El Mariachis took 3rd place in the restaurant category https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921318 150921318 2nd place for the 2nd year in the home chef category; Jamyn https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921319 150921319 In 3rd place for the home chef category, John https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921320 150921320 Prize Ceremony https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921321 150921321 All the chefs!!! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921322 150921322 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921323 150921323 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921324 150921324 Winner of competitors choice: Jamyn https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921325 150921325 Playing El Mariachis sponsored game https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921326 150921326 Trying to win a gift card to El Mariachis https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921327 150921327 Outburst https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921328 150921328 Outburst joined Ben's Chili Bowl for the first year. https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921329 150921329 Holding Charlie, a Ben's fund assistance recipient, The boy in the picture, named Ben, won the 50/50 raffle and gave the money to Charlies family. Thanks Ben! You are a sweetie! By the way, Great name! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921330 150921330 Charlie with Mom & Dad; Love them! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921331 150921331 Playing the 50/50 lai raffle game https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921332 150921332 Prizes for chefs https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921333 150921333 2nd place gets the toilet paper prize! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921334 150921334 Just 2 Guys supporting Ben's Fund for the 4th year!!! Thank you for once again supporting Ben's Fund! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921335 150921335 Aaron singing some karaoke! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921336 150921336 K2Karaoke at the Chili Bowl for the 4th year! Thank you for your constant support of our Chili Bowl! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921337 150921337 Playing the game sponsored by Owen O'Learys https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921338 150921338 Cupcakes donated by Just Desserts Bakery in Bridgewater https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921339 150921339 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921340 150921340 50/50 lai raffle https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921341 150921341 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921342 150921342 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921343 150921343 Outburst entertained and rocked the place! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921344 150921344 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921445 150921445 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921446 150921446 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921447 150921447 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921448 150921448 Just Desserts sponsored dessert table https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921449 150921449 Yummy....cupcakes!! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921450 150921450 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921451 150921451 Home Plate sponsored the burger eating contest https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921452 150921452 Just a 2lb burger to eat between 2 people, shouldn't be that hard! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921453 150921453 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921454 150921454 yeah, it's a big burger! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921455 150921455 Selling lai's for the lai raffle https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921456 150921456 alcohol sampling provided by Quality Beverage https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921457 150921457 Thanks Quality Beverage for your support of Ben's Chili Bowl! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921458 150921458 Cheers! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921459 150921459 Special guest Kim joined Just 2 Guys for a few songs https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921460 150921460 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921461 150921461 enjoying the entertainment https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921462 150921462 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921463 150921463 Gram feeding Maxton https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921464 150921464 Monster Mini Golf of Seekonk gave away some prizes to kids! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921465 150921465 Thanks Monster Mini Golf for supporting Ben's Chili Bowl https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921466 150921466 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921467 150921467 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921468 150921468 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921469 150921469 Simpson Springs soda & water samples https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921470 150921470 Thank you Simpson Springs for donating samples for Ben's Chili Bowl. https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921471 150921471 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921472 150921472 Giving away samples of delicious Simpson Spring soda https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921473 150921473 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921474 150921474 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921475 150921475 Just 2 Guys with Kim ROCKED! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921476 150921476 enjoying some chili samples https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921477 150921477 Miss Taunton; Nicole & Miss Massachusetts Molly https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921478 150921478 Miss Taunton, Nicole https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921479 150921479 Owen O'Learys & Home Plate https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921480 150921480 Restaurant sampling https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921481 150921481 Owen O'Learys https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921482 150921482 Home Plate Bay Street Grill https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921483 150921483 Emmas Pub & Pizza https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921484 150921484 El Mariachi's https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921485 150921485 Lafayette https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921486 150921486 Kayak raffle with Linda & MC for the day, Rich https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921487 150921487 Home Chefs; TFD/Silver City Chili https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921488 150921488 Home Chef Tom https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921489 150921489 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921490 150921490 It's a friendly competition! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921491 150921491 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921492 150921492 Serving up a very vegan chili https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921493 150921493 Once again, Rich brought his chili to support Ben's Chili Bowl https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921494 150921494 Winner of the competitors choice with Blazin Buffalo Chix Chili; Jamyn https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921495 150921495 Roger serving up some chili again this year https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921496 150921496 Whitey! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921497 150921497 proudly displaying past winnings! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921498 150921498 John with Devils & Angels chili https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921499 150921499 Rosie's Chili!!! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921500 150921500 Fire in the Hole!!! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921501 150921501 Serving it up https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921502 150921502 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921503 150921503 The crowds loved the chili https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921504 150921504 Miss Massachusetts; Molly enjoys Ben's Chili Bowl https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921505 150921505 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921506 150921506 Tasting all the chili https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921507 150921507 The gorgeous kayak raffle https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921508 150921508 memorial bags donated to families in the NICU https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921509 150921509 raffles! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921510 150921510 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921511 150921511 Art supplies & easel donated by Sweet Pea Family Day Care https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921512 150921512 Lots of great raffle prizes were donated; thank you all! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921513 150921513 Beer & Gift card to Black Watch Pub; New Bedford https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921514 150921514 Simpson Spring soda & water! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921515 150921515 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921516 150921516 Place your votes here! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921517 150921517 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921518 150921518 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921519 150921519 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921520 150921520 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921521 150921521 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921522 150921522 A packed house again!!! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921523 150921523 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921524 150921524 Miss Massachusett, Miss Taunton & Mayor Hoye https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921525 150921525 Contest time! 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Thanks Amy! https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921528 150921528 Quality Beverage https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921529 150921529 https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921530 150921530 chili tastings https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921531 150921531 Dustin & Maxton https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921532 150921532 Judging a contest https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921533 150921533 Miss Mass judging a contest https://bentjmills1219.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150921534 150921534