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Event activities include a shrimp gumbo cook-off, gumbo tasting, 5K fun run, a boat and RV show, live music, vendors, parades, kids activities area and plenty of local vendors.
At the kick off party on Sept. 27, 8-10 p.m., guests will enjoy a shrimp dinner, with seafood provided by the Galveston Shrimp Company, and open bar along with live music and dancing. Admission is $50.
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2302 Strand St.
Galveston, TX 77550
All events are subject to change due to weather or other concerns. Please check with the venue or organization to ensure an event is taking place as scheduled.