Upcoming Events/Calendar

6th Annual Buckeye Bash & Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

Event date:  Saturday, November 23, 2019; doors open at 5:00 p.m.

Location:     VanDemark Farm, 2401 S. Vandemark Rd., Sidney OH 45365

Tickets:        $20 per person; age 21 & over only, call 937-498-9445



  1. OSU football game vs Penn State (time TBA) on big screen TVs

  2. Reflektion, Jared & Justin Younce and the full band

Chili Cook-Off:  5:00--6:30; sample chili entries and vote on Best Chili

Dinner:  6:00--7:30, smoked pork and smoked chicken wings plus sides



  • Cash Bar, craft beer, wine & mixes

  • 50/50 drawing

  • Raffle of themed baskets


Chili Cook-Off Entries:

  • must be an event participant (ticket purchaser)

  • enter by Nov. 19th

  • email Chad Gessler at chad.gessler@clearcreekfarm.org

  • chili entries must be in place by 4:30 p.m. on day of event



Fundraiser Sponsors


TAM 105.5 FM

VanDemark Farm 

Mutual Federal Savings Bank



Past Events in Pictures

Past Chili Cook-Off Trophy Winners:

2014    Greg Dickman

2015    Danny Sharrock

2016    Danny Sharrock

2017    Braden Lotz

2018    Braden Lotz













5th Annual Buckeye Bash & Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser
Featuring:  Reflektion (Jared & Justin Younce)
Date:  Saturday, November 3, 2018
Location:  Vandemark Farm, 2401 S. Vandemark Rd., Sidney

Annual Buckeye Bash & Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser
Date:  Saturday, September 16, 2017

Annual Buckeye Bash:  Hog Roast & Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser
October 22, 2016






Past Images

(Click on an image below to see it enlarged)

One of the prizes, 
a hot-air balloon ride for three.

The Kerry Smith Band.

Ronald McDonald was present as well.

Past annual picnic fundraiser with all the trimmings.


OSU crushing pumpkin from Buckeye Bash.

OSU cake at Buckeye Bash.

Raffle items at Buckeye Bash.