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Pack the coolers, prep the taste buds: Event at Distinctive Gardens benefits Second Saturdays

Published: Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 3:15 p.m. CDT
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Tim Drane’s artwork will be on display throughout the Distinctive Gardens grounds Saturday.

DIXON – Chili and music this weekend will benefit Second Saturdays Art Happenings.

The seventh annual ChiliFest benefit for the monthly Dixon event will be from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Distinctive Gardens, 2020 Lowell Park Road.

Chili tasting begins at 5 p.m., with awards at 8:45 p.m. Bring your own cooler, chair or blanket. Admission is a donation of at least $3.

This year’s music will be a “Step In Jam Session” featuring area musicians, who are welcome to bring their instruments.

Tim Drane’s colorful artwork will be on display throughout the grounds.

For more information, visit distinctivegardensinc.com or facebook.com/DistinctiveGardens.

 

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