The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for cooks to participate in the 4th Annual Texas Cook’em.

If you think you have what it takes to be the best, call the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce for the chance to win $15,000 in prize money on July 4th at the Edinburg Municipal Park for the 4th Annual Texas Cook’em: High Steaks in Edinburg from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Local music bands plus a fun Kid’s Corral will kick off from noon to 4 p.m., and headlining musical act with a grand fireworks display will close the event.

Cook off categories are T-Bone Steak, Pork Spare Ribs, Chicken and Brisket, and cooks can win from 1st to 10th place in each category; entry is only $300 to participate.

If you are 18 or over, and would like the chance to try award winning barbeque, you might be interested in participating as a judge. Judges are needed for all four categories that include juicy T-bone Steaks, succulent Chicken, tender Pork Spare Ribs and Brisket grilled or smoked to perfection.

Festival entry is free with only $5 per car load. Invite your family and friends for a fun day at the park; food and barbeque vendors will be selling delicious items and picnic tables will be available for those who wish to sit and eat some tasty mouth watering barbeque.

For more information please call the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce at 956-383-4974 or