Welcome to Bayonne, New Jersey!
For more than 100 years, the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of the business community. Bayonne's storied past as a major industrial and manufacturing city has seen a phenomenal transition with commercial and residential development transforming Bayonne into a major retail and service-based waterfront community.
This beautiful, peninsula city on the Hudson River is a great place to live and do business. Bayonne offers exceptional housing opportunities, excellent transportation options including the Hudson Bergen Light Rail System, multiple bus lines and a ferry to Manhattan currently in the works. Bayonne is a richly diverse city with a small-town feel. We offer a top-notch public school system, excellent city services, including many beautiful parks, sports facilities a wide variety of shopping options, both on Broadway and in one of three shopping centers with national retailers. You’ll enjoy wonderful restaurants, cafes and bars. Not to mention, the best pizza you’ll find anywhere.
Bayonne is home to the Royal Caribbean Cruise Port, the exclusive and world class Bayonne Golf Club and the world renowned, Struggle Against World Terrorism – a breathtaking monument on the Hudson River, dedicated to the tragic attacks on September 11, 2001.
The City of Bayonne is indeed open for business and the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce is here to welcome you.
Once again, The Bayonne Chamber of Commerce is partnering with The City of Bayonne and The Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone (BUEZ) in hosting the much-anticipated 2024 CHILI-COOK OFF!
This is our 5th Chili-Cook Off and without a doubt, the most fun you'll have this winter! It's a night of music, mingling, dancing, laughter and tons of great food!
Your support is vital to the success of this event and will ultimately help enable the Chamber of Commerce to bring programs and resources to the business community of Bayonne.
I hope we can count on your support and sponsorship.
We look forward to seeing you at the 2024 Chili-Cook Off on February 23rd!
CONTESTANT RULES AND REGULATIONS
Set-up must be complete and ready to serve by 5:30 P.M.
Teardown and cleanup must be completed by 9:45 P.M.
To be a contestant, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 551-263-7503. A member of our committee will gladly assist you with your application.
It is FREE to sign up! DEADLINE to submit applications is February 17th. SPACE IS LIMITED!