The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for food and sponsor booths for the annual Soup Stew Chili & Brew festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 14.

This year marks the 15th year for this family-friendly fall festival held on Madison’s Main Street. Soup Stew Chili & Brew features a cook-off competition, live music, beer and wine gardens, shopping, and activities for both children and adults.

There will be an informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce for those interested in hosting a booth. Booths are open to businesses and non-profit organizations. Food booths may enter their soup, stew, chili and/or brew in the festival’s cook-off competition. Forms and information are available at the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce, 301 E. Main St. or at