SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - With these frigid temperatures, what better way to warm up than with a bowl of Chili.

Casy's Pub in Springfield had their 22nd annual Chili Freeze Cook Off this afternoon.

Over 40 cooks from seven different states took part in the competition.

The Chili was judged on  four different categories: homestyle, verde, veggie and red chili. 

All proceeds from the event will go to St. Judes Hospital.