CASA Carnival & Chili Challenge

2017 Annual Casa Carnival and Chili Challenge

October 14, 2017

Mike Miller Park, Draffenville

Cornhole Tournament starts at 10 am
Carnival games – 10 am – 2 pm
Chili served to the public – Noon – 2 pm


$5 suggested donation receives one bowl of chili

Carnival tickets 2/$1; $10 unlimited arm band


The FUN starts in:








Registration fee per team: $35 early bird / $45 after Early Bird Deadline

Early Bird Deadline: October 6

Event theme: Favorite Movie

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 teams, plus a Crowd Favorite team.

The best decorated booth will receive a prize for Best Booth.

Costume Contest: Teams are encouraged to dress according to the event theme: Favorite Movie. Costumes may be worn celebrating any movie character. Prizes will be awarded for originality.

Chili challenge rules and information: Teams must arrive to set up no later than 9:30 am. Each team must bring a minimum of two crock pots of chili, toppings, and serving pieces. Serving bowls and utensils will be provided. Please bring your own power cord/surge protector and table, if possible. If you would like to borrow one for the event, please let us know. Judging begins at 11:30 AM. The event will be open to serve the public at 12 noon.

Come one… COME ALL!!!

Step right up and have a ball!

Join us for a day of family fun! We’ll have food, drinks and games for all ages.

Tickets are 2/$1; 10/$5; or $10 for an unlimited arm band.

  • Bouncy House
  • Petting Zoo
  • Potato Sack Races
  • Face Painting
  • Hair Painting
  • and much, much MORE!


If you, or your business, is interested in sponsoring a booth, please call Andrea @ CASA at 270-761-0164.

Cornhole Tournament

Registration fee: $25 per team / $30 after Early Bird Deadline               

Early Bird Deadline: October 6

Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top two teams placing in this event.

Costume contest: Teams are encouraged to dress according to the event theme: Favorite Movie. Costumes are encouraged to celebrate your favorite movie. Prizes will be awarded for originality.

Rules and Regulations: All participants must be at least 14-years-old. Cornhole boards, bags, and score board will be provided. Teams may bring their own bags and boards for practice. Teams will be expected to keep their own score. Four teams will play simultaneously on two pre-set courts. Teams should not interfere with one another. This tournament will be double elimination. Bracket will be selected at random during a drawing held at 10:00 AM. Teams should arrive no later than 9:45 am. Teams not present at the time of the drawing will be disqualified. Registration fees will not be returned. Tournament will follow American Cornhole Association Rules. Rules will be provided. For more information visit: All teams are asked to be respectful of one another and other attendees. This is a family friendly event. No alcohol is allowed on the premises. Each team member plays at their own risk and by returning this registration form acknowledges that CASA by the Lakes is not responsible for any personal injury or damage to one’s property on might incur by participating in this tournament.

Costume Contest

Show us your creativity when you come dressed reflecting your favorite movie!

Separate prizes will be awarded for adults and kids. Winners will be announced at 12 noon. (Must be present to win.)

The Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Best Costume
  • Most Original
  • Cutest
  • Best Overall
  • Best Booth (Chili Challenge)
  • Best Group Costume

How to register:

1. Fill out Registration Form


Chili Challenge Registration Form

2017 Chili Challenge Registration Form

2. Pay Registration Fee

Fee may be paid via credit card, cash or check and must be submitted with this registration form. Checks may be made payable to CASA by the Lakes. Please return payment and registration form to CASA by the Lakes, 1003 Poplar Street, Murray, 42071. Teams are not considered registered until the fee is paid.


All proceeds benefit child victims of abuse and neglect residing in Calloway and Marshall Counties.


3. Contact Andrea @ CASA to confirm registration

Call the office at 270-761-0164 during office hours (8 am – 4 pm Mon-Fri) or use the email below

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