A Quest to find the best Chili and Beer!

We are BACK for 2022! Our 13th Annual ChiliQuest & Beerfest will return to the Strand. Thank you to all who joined us for our 12th Annual this year…we know it was smaller and a little different than years past, but we loved seeing everyone that participated! We hope to see you in 2022 to do it all over again!

13th Annual Yaga's Chili Quest & Beer Fest

On the quest to find the best chili!

Chili Cook-off

Whip up a batch of your best chili recipe and bring it on down to the Galveston. Compete for the gold and Chili Champion bragging rights.

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Chili Tasting

Sample award winning chili from all the super talented cook teams!

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Beer Fest

Join Beer Fest on the 3rd floor of 2301 Strand St and enjoy flights from participating breweries 

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5k Fun Run

Cancel out your carbs from all the beer and chili by getting your morning exercise in!

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Weekend Getaway Sweepstakes

Enter to win a 2-night stay at Casa Del Mar Beachfront Suite plus a ticket package to festival events & more!

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Become a Vendor

Join our festival as a vendor to reach a ton of new people and promote your business. 

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Think your taste buds are up to par to judge the Chili Quest Competition? 

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Thank you to our sponsors whose support makes Yaga's Chili Quest and Beer Fest possible: