October 13th, 2018
12:00 – 4:00pm

Presented by Yaga’s Kidz Klub

  • Kid’s Mac & Cheese cooking contest with 2 categories: Traditional and Creative
  • Local Chefs to compete in The Greatest Cheesy Chef Challenge to be judged by the public
  • Cheesy Joke contest for kids in the 5th Grade or Under
  • Macaroni Art Contest  – Anything goes! Art displayed in team tents
  • The Great Noodle Skadoodle – a walkabout along The Strand visiting shops and candy stores.
  • Heights Funk Collective Band plays from 1:00-4:00pm!
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The Kid’s Competition:

  •  2 Categories: Traditional & Creative Mac n Cheese
  •  The competition is judged by a panel of chefs
  •  Teams may be made up of any Galveston school classroom or GISD school-affiliated organizations, i.e. Key Club, Drama Club, Debate team, Sports team, etc.

The Rules:

  •  Each team is made up of 10 kids maximum and will get a 10’x10′ ft space – registration is $20
  •  12th grade or younger
  •  Kids may be assisted by adults and/or teachers
  • No restaurant or professional chefs allowed in kids competition
  • Judges will visit each team’s space for tasting/ voting at 3:30 pm
  •  Teams will be allowed to sell their mac n cheese to invited guests of the team. (School Fundraiser)

2 Categories: Traditional & Creative

  •  Traditional: May consist of any pasta (other than spaghetti noodles), particularly with pockets or folds to hold the cheese. The dish MUST CONTAIN CHEDDAR CHEESE and can be used in combination of other cheese as well. NO PROTEIN is allowed in this category
  •  Creative: Same as above, except may contain whatever your momma put in hers (may include protein)

PRIZE: Both Traditional & Creative (Kids Only)

  •  1st: $500
  •  2nd: $250
  •  3rd: $100

Registration: The Greatest Cheesy Chef

  • Mac N Cheese Chef Challenge: Local chefs square off to be crowned Most Cheesy Chef 2018
  •  The public will purchase a sampling ticket that will entitle them to 6 servings of chef creations
  •  Chef Creations may include seafood, beef, pork, veggie, and Crazy Mac n Cheese
  •  Paired with German-style Craft and Local Beers
  •  These tickets support local Galveston schools and school-affiliated organizations, as well as the kids cooking in the festival
The Greatest Mac & Cheese Festival | Galveston, Texas

Registration

Traditional: Mac n Cheese may consist of any pasta (other than spaghetti noodles), particularly with pockets or folds to hold the cheese. The dish MUST CONTAIN CHEDDAR CHEESE and can be used in combination of other cheese as well. NO PROTEIN is allowed in this category

Creative: Same as above, except may contain whatever your momma put in hers (may include protein)

Cheesy Joke Contest: 1 joke per kid

Macaroni Art Contest: Anything goes! Bring to the event and hang in your team tent.

Payment

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*Macaroni and Cheese will be served by the Restaurants while the pasta lasts in stock. Although baked in a large portion, the Chef’s Mac and Cheese may run out due to the high volume of samples needed. If the product does run out, it will not be grounds for a refund.

*Unforeseen circumstances beyond Yaga’s Entertainment, Inc. control will not be grounds for a refund, including but not limited to the following: local or national weather conditions and natural disasters, waiting in lines, family and medical emergencies.