Decorated chairs will be auctioned tonight in Eldridge in a benefit to fully fund a future flight of Honor Flight of the Quad-Cities.

The Edward W. Knapper VFW Post 6174 is hosting the "Painted Chair Auction," which will be part of the Eldridge-North Scott Chamber Chili Cook-Off. The cook-off runs from 5-7 p.m. today at the Eldridge Community Center, 400 16th Ave. Proceeds from the cook-off benefit the North Scott Scholarship Fund.

The decorated chairs will be auctioned beginning at 6:30 p.m. More than 25 chairs are expected to be available for auction.

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