The 34th annual Great Texas Mosquito Festival will take place from July 24 through 26 in Clute, Texas, with nonstop music all three days. Attracting 13,000 visitors, Mascot Willie-Man-Chew, the world’s largest mosquito, at 26 feet long, greets visitors for three fun-filled days of entertainment, food, contests and family fun.
The festival has lots more to offer, with a mosquito calling and mosquito legs contest, a carnival, games, contests, races and tours. For the athletically inclined, there is a Mosquito Chase 5K Run and 600-meter Kids Run. Other highlights include double horseshoe pitching and double washer pitching tournament; the BBQ Cookoff and Grill Master Competition; Bingo; haystack dives, Skeeter Beaters Baby Crawling, O’You Beautiful Doll kids’ mini-pageant, a petting zoo and lots of food.
For complete pricing, schedule of events and more information, visit MosquitoFestival.com.