Tastings and live music are just a few things to expect during this year’s 8th-annual Make a Wish Chili Cook-Off this Sunday.

Hosted by the Island Bar and Grill in Pawleys Island and the IAFF Midway Fire professionals, the event be will held on March 8 from 1-5 p.m. at the Island Bar and Grill.

Last year, the event had a attendance of over 1500 and raised more than $9,500.

This community event features a bouncy house, stilt walker, face painter and live music. This year they will have with over 21 competitors, the largest amount of competitors, and over 8 vendors selling everything from dog treats to jewelry.

For information about the event, please go to http://www/iafflocal3617.org/cook-off or contact Kim Lawton Brown via email at kim@islandbarandgrill.com or phone at 843-655-9367.