18th Annual Hershey Soup Cook-Off

18th Annual Soup Cook-Off





The 18th Annual Soup Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, September 28th, 2024 from 11 am to 2 pm. The address of the event is 21 W. Caracas Ave., Hershey, PA 17033. This event is organized and run by the Hershey Partnership with the proceeds going to the Hershey Volunteer Fire Company.

Each year 20-40 cooks, both professional and non-professional from the Hershey PA area prepare a wonderful variety of soups to be sampled. The public is invited to attend (fee charged) to sample the soups and vote for their favorites in each category.  At the end, the ballots are tallied and awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd are presented to the Cooks in each category.

In addition to tasting and voting on the soups, raffle tickets may be purchased and attendees may win one of the many door prizes including our grand prize!


Specific Activities

  • Both Professional and Amateur Chef Soups to be tasted and voted on as 1st , 2nd, 3rd place
  • Door Prizes/drawings/Children’s Activities/and More! Raffle baskets and donations from Hershey Partnership members and the community.  Fire trucks and displays from Hershey Volunteer Fire Company


$20 for Adults – pre-purchase or at the door

Adult Ticket

$10 for children 10 and under

Childs Ticket

Professional and Amateur Chefs Registration

Chef Registration