Attention Chili Masters & Beer Lovers! YOU are invited to attend the 10th Annual Chili Quest Cook Off & Beer Festival!
For the past nine years, Yaga’s has brought a diverse crowd of Chili & Beer lovers from all over the nation to Galveston, TX. This year’s 10th annual festival will consist of the ever so popular Chili & Beer tasting with a ton of added perks. Get ready for live music, a 5K Fun Run/Walk, a washer pitching tournament, a jackpot margarita contest, vendors and a historical strand merchant walk-about. As if that doesn’t fulfill all of your festival needs, returning this year is the Craft Beer Festival.
At Mardi Gras! Galveston, the extravagance found in Texas’ largest Mardi Gras celebration starts with the beads! More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras! Galveston and that’s just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities that come with hosting Mardi Gras island style.
WATCH…all your favorite Mardi Gras parades (including the Mystic Krewe of Aquarius, Krewe Gambrinus and Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade as they come to the Entertainment District) from a balcony party on the Strand! Balcony parties include admission into the Entertainment District, access to the balcony party with cash bar and music and a VIP view of the Mardi Gras festivities! Find the full list of tickets HERE.
DANCE…to non-stop entertainment on the Budweiser Stage and Electric Mardi Gras Stage. Buy your General Admission tickets today and have access to all concerts!
RUN…the 108th Mardi Gras! Galveston Official 5k Run to start the party early!
ROLL…with the 8th Annual Zaniest Golf Cart Parade! Golf Cart parade entries receive FREE entry into the Entertainment District & Best Decorated Golf Cart gets FREE Balcony Party Passes!
RIDE…with your “Ticket to Ride” We provide the float, beads, driver and balcony party you provide the Krewe! Gather your friends and contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up today and ask about ALL the ways to PLAY !
The 4th Annual Friendswood Texas Music Festival returns to Friendswood Texas in the spring of 2019. The mission of this event is to support the vision of Downtown Friendswood by enhancing the economic vitality, promotion, marketing, fostering of partnerships, and acting as the lead advocate for Downtown Friendswood. All proceeds go back into Downtown Friendswood!
$20 JAN 1- MAR 1
$25 DAY OF/AT THE GATE
Galveston County Fair and Rodeo has been serving Galveston County Texas youth since 1938. Youth and Animal projects exhibited, are the foundation the Fair was built upon. The community looks forward to the annual Fair & Rodeo featuring events and activities for the whole family. This and other events help the Galveston County Fair and Rodeo award thousands of dollars in scholarships every year to deserving Galveston County High School seniors. Join in the fun and experience the tradition for yourself!
Two full days of shrimp, music, friends and fun begins on Friday, September 27 and runs through Saturday, September 28, 2019! Event activities include a Shrimp Gumbo Cook-Off, Gumbo Tasting, Official 5K, Lil’ Shrimps Parade, Live Music, Vendors, and a Strand Merchant Walk-About! There is plenty for the whole family to enjoy!