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The Port Isabel Shrimp Cookoff & Seafood Festival

November 2 @ 8:00 pm - November 3 @ 2:00 am

Plan now for the Shrimp Cook-Off & Seafood Festival, Scheduled Saturday, November 2nd, 2019!

Dozens of contestants and thousands of attendees will be treated to world famous shrimp recipes and a variety of family entertainment at the Shrimp Cook-Off & Seafood Festival, scheduled to be held in Port Isabel the first Saturday in November from 10 am to 4 pm.

The annual festival is a favorite among area residents and visitors and tests the skills of amateur and professional chefs from throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Contestants are judged on appearance, aroma, and taste of their specialty dishes. Samples are available to attendees at a modest fee.

In addition to great food and a variety of vendors, the festival also offers music by Danica & Leslie Blasing and activities for kids of all ages. Original artwork, gifts and collectibles can all be found in one location. Plus children’s activities!

Admission: $5.00; 12 & under- free (Admission does not include food & drink.)

For more information about the Shrimp Cook-Off & Seafood Festival, please contact the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce at 956-943-2262 or by email: director@portisabel.org. Or click the links on the left side of the page for printable registration forms!

For more information on merchant vendors please contact Valerie Bates at (956) 867-7002 or visit: val@valeriegalerie.com www.facebook.com/valeriedeebates



November 2 @ 8:00 pm
November 3 @ 2:00 am
Event Category:


Sutherlands Port Isabel


Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce