Friday, January 17, 2025

  • 6:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. – Chief Cooks Meeting @ 2314 Strand Galveston, TX 77550 above Tsunami Exotic Tequila Emporium

Saturday, January 18, 2025

Event is located on the Historic Strand District at the intersection of 23rd Street and Strand Street (2302 Strand)

  • 6am – Teams Begin Set Up
  • 8am – Teams Begin Cooking
  • 9am – Beerfoot Beer Run 5k Begins (28th & Seawall)
  • 10am – Vendors Open
    • Cornhole Check-In (Saengerfest Park)
  • 11am –┬áCornhole Tournament Begins (Saengerfest Park)
  • 11:30am – Will Call & Information Booth Open
    • Strand Merchant Walkabout Begins
  • 12pm – Public Chili Sampling Begins
    • Regular Chili Turn-In (12:00-12:10)
    • VIP Indoor Beer Tasting Opens
    • Tres Generaciones Jackpot Margarita Contest – Saengerfest Park
  • 1pm – Indoor Public Beer Tasting Opens
    • Will Carter Band performs – Saengerfest Park
  • 2pm – Exotic Chili Turn In (2:00-2:10)
  • 3pm – Public Chili Sampling Ends
    • Strand Merchant Walkabout Ends
  • 4:30pm – Awards Ceremony – Saengerfest Park
  • 6pm – The 15th Annual Chili Quest & Beer Fest Closes