Dripping Springs Cook-Off Club Membership

Founders Day 2022

Dripping Springs Cook-Off Club

The 2022 Founders Day Festival is scheduled for April 22-24

The Club raises funds to donate to other groups and organizations within the Dripping Springs community. Over the years, we have distributed over $175,000 to many great causes, and our list of recipients keeps growing.

Some of the groups to which we have donated in the past are:

  • American Legion Post 290
  • Austin Zoo
  • Boy Scouts of America Troop 280
  • Operation Warriors Path
  • Burke Center for Youth
  • Dripping Springs Education Foundation
  • Dripping Springs Helping Hands
  • Dripping Springs High School Ag Mechanics

  • Hometown Mission
  • Dripping Springs Ranch Park
  • Dripping Springs Vocational Ag Boosters
  • Dripping Springs Youth Sports Association
  • Empty Bowls Project
  • Friends of the Pound House Foundation
  • Hays County Children Protective Services Board
  • Hays County Crime Prevention
  • Henly Volunteer Fire Department
  • Hill Country Care Center
  • Mercer Street Improvement Project
  • Hill Country Senior Center
  • The Friends Foundation
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2933

Get Involved!

Be a part of the event! Sign up to cook, sponsor, or even judge! The Dripping Springs Cook-Off Club needs your involvement.

Enter to Compete

Each entry includes one turn-in for ALL categories which include: Chicken, Spare Ribs, Brisket, Salsa & Chili.

Become a Sponsor

As a sponsor, your benefits increase with the level of donation. The Club is a non-profit charitable organization, so your donation may be tax deductible.

Margarita Contest Entry

Enter to compete in the Margarita Contest! Each entry includes one turn-in for the Margarita Competition. Each team competing in the Margarita Competition will have to supply a judge over the age of 21.

Luke Combs Guitar Raffle

To purchase raffle tickets please go to:

Hillside Liquor

$10 per ticket or 6 for $50

More Founders Day Details

Be a part of the event! Sign up to cook, sponsor, or even judge! The Dripping Springs Cook-Off Club needs your involvement.
Event Rules
Founders Day Map
Margarita Entry Form
Margarita Rules
Traffic Flow Map for Entry Friday and Exit Sunday
Waiting List Rules
Need a Portable Restroom for Founders?

Founders Commission is using TDS for the festival.  Contact TJ Lynch at 737-999-5013 if you need one.

Need Ice?

If you need ice delivered to your booth at Founders Day, just text how many bags and where and we will deliver it directly to you.

Text all ice orders to: 757-803-4646

$5 per 20# bag.  Cash only!

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