VFW Post 2399, in Mineral Wells, will hold its Honor the Fallen Cook-off Saturday, Aug. 24, at the VFW, 1400 SE Veterans of Foreign Wars St. Categories include best pit and showmanship, beans, salsa, Dutch main dish, chicken, Bloody Marys, Margaritas, Dutch bread, brisket, ribs, Dutch dessert, homemade ice cream, pork butt and chili. The awards ceremony will be held 15 minutes after the chili judging is complete. Contestants must have their ticket/show number to claim Terlingua and Meridian points. Registered cooks have a chance to win free entry fees for the 2014 cook-off. The silent auction door prize is a chance to win a quarter of all silent auction proceeds. The 33/33/34 Pot is a total of raffle tickets sold for $1 each or six for $5. A third goes as cooks prize, a third goes to the VFW and 34 percent is awarded to the grand champion of all entries. For more information, visit www.vfwpost2399.org or call 940-452-6374.