The heat is on
, citizen! Hundreds of restaurants, commercial bottlers, and home cooks battle for hot sauce glory across a tasty variety of categories – in a day replete with food and drinks, cooking demos with top chefs, and ice cream. The public (that's you
) will vote for favorites, and our panel of celebrity judges will weigh in on the finals. Names will be made, careers will be launched, destinies – yea, verily – will be forged
! This is, we mean, the biggest and baddest hot sauce event of the year
. And, what, you want live music, too? OK, how about a full lineup of greats – with Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis
, among others? Exactly. Proceeds benefit the Central Texas Food Bank. And this link right here
brings more information than there are tortillas in Terlingua.