Welcome the 16th Annual Houston Irish Stew Cook-off and Music Festival!

This annual event is held in early February to help raise funding for the Houston St. Patrick's Parade. We bring together Irish Food, local food, Vendors, Friends, Family, Music from Irish roots to modern.  Come and be a part of our Irish Family!

Saturday, February 4th, 2023
RAIN or Shine - Cook-off Competition 11:00am to 6:00pm, Music into the night
Main Street Grill and Tap (MSG&T) located at 2727 North Freeway, Houston, TX  77014
$15 Donation at the door, Children under 12 are free
Samples all afternoon from Cooks, Music on inside and outside stages Dancers, Bagpipers, Face Painters, vendors World-Famous Billy Carr Stout Relay

Judging to include:
Irish Stew - Chili - Open Irish Dish - Irish Dessert  - Chef's Choice - Irish Coffee - Best Booth (Public Opinion voting)

Volunteers are needed!
We are in need of volunteers. If you are interested, please contact Ginger Simon at [email protected]

2022 Cook-off Lineup - Coming soon!

2022 Entertainment provided by Fine Arts Foundation and MST&G

Katie's Celts
Celtic Chorus Houston
Godfrey's Rangers

Click Here for Parking Info (Coming soon!)

Watch our Facebook and emails for announcements!

Questions:  Ginger Simon at 281-704-7435 or [email protected].



Previous Cook-off Winners

Cook-off Judges

Having fun doing the hard work of Judging! LOL


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Download Poster coming soon!

Download the Cook Application here.

Pay for your entry with
Check, Cash or PayPal Below.  Now Available:  CashApp:  $Houstonstpat Venmo:  Houstonstpats

Cook-off Team Entry
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