Looking to spice up your weekend? Head to Lizard's Liquid Lounge for the bar's 4th Annual Chili Cook Off, 2-6 p.m. March 23 at 3058 W. Irving Park Road.

If you think you've got what it takes to earn the championship crown, bring your best pot of chili to the competition. There's no entry fee.

Patrons can take part in the judging for a $5 suggested ballot donation. All proceeds will benefit the Greater Chicago Food Depository.