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October 21, 2017, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park
Looking for some free family entertainment and fall fun? Bayou Fest is the place to be every October. The two-day festival is held at the 230 acre Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park in La Marque, Texas. Admission and parking are both free to the public.
On Friday, the BBQ Cookoff ramps up as teams compete for $10,000 in prize money. On Saturday, October 21st, kids' activities start at 8:00 a.m. with a fishing tournament, pumpkin carving contest, mutton busting, bounce houses and plenty of room to play. Vendor booths, food trucks and fair food are all on site.
A series of concerts kicks off late afternoon with local legend Pee Wee Bowen Band, followed Mark Chestnutt and Kevin Fowler.
Stay until 10:00 p.m. to watch the Amoco Federal Credit Union Fireworks Show. Bayou Fest is presented by City of La Marque and Texas City - La Marque Chamber of Commerce. No coolers please. Beverages sold on site.