8th Annual Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest
The 8th Annual Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest will spice up Galveston with a cook off, beer fest, live music, variety of vendors, 5K fun run, strand merchant walk-about, and various contests.
The weekend will begin with a Night Party on January 20 at Yaga’s Cafe. On Saturday, January 21 the festival continues with a different activity almost every hour on the intersection of 23rd St. and The Strand. The vendor’s market opens at 10 am, merchant walk-about and washer tournament starts at 11 am, public chili sampling, jackpot margarita contest in Saengerfest Park as well as VIP beer tasting opens at high noon, public beer tasting starts at 1 pm in conjunction with live music at Saengerfest Park, and an awards ceremony for all of the festival participants at 4:30 pm.
Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest will be donating proceeds to Ronald McDonald House of Galveston.