The Great Petaluma Chili Cook-off, Salsa and Beer Tasting will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Herzog Hall in Behren's Park at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma.

Watch 35 chili teams and 15 salsa teams compete while enjoying beer from 14 North Coast breweries. Cost is $35 for chili, salsa and beer; $25 for chili and salsa only; $10 for kids under 12, free for kids under 5. Proceeds benefit the Cinnabar Theater's Young Repertory Theater.

To reserve, call 763-8920.

Compiled by Staff Writers Diane Peterson, who can be reached at 521-5287 or, and Peg Melnik, who can be reached at peg.melnik@