Big Bear, Ca, March 28, 2011, 3:00pm – The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting the Big Bear Chili Cook Off, Southwest Showdown 2011.  While the event isn’t until July 16th the Chamber is looking for chili cooks and vendors for the event. If you are a seasoned chili cook, or someone looking to break into the chili big leagues, the Chamber encourages you to sign up today.  Interested parties can sign up at, or can call the chamber offices for more information at 866-4607.