Join in the beautiful Yarra Valley for the hottest weekend of the year! Get ready to turn up the heat and experience a celebration of all things hot. This festival will be bigger, better, and spicier than ever before! Taste flavoursome dishes from around the world, compete in exciting chilli competitions, watch sizzling cooking demonstrations, groove to amazing musical entertainment, and much more. It's a feast for your senses that you don't want to miss! Book online and you'll receive a complimentary official Herb and Chilli Festival hat on arrival.
Engage in one of their five exhilarating competitions, including Captain Chilli, Stinger Wing Challenge and Shot ‘n’ Holler. Witness live cooking demos and learn new recipes to elevate your culinary skills. Delight in a variety of delectable dishes from our mouthwatering vendors, and refresh yourself with locally crafted beverages. Families are welcome, and children under 14 can enter for free with any paying adult. Travel to the festival hassle-free with their convenient Chilli Express shuttle bus service, available from Lilydale train station. It's time to unleash your inner spice lover and experience the hottest festival of the year in the stunning Yarra Valley!