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Greater Muskegon Jaycees Annual Snowfest
February 1 - February 2
The Greater Muskegon Jaycees Annual Snowfest will return to downtown Muskegon Saturday, February 2, 2019! This downtown winter festival features a jam-packed Saturday including popular events such as the “Battle of the Bowls Chili Cook-Off,” a “Battle of the Bloodies” competition, a Snow Volleyball Tournament and a Cornhole Tournament. The day will conclude with a themed 80s Ski Party!
The Cornhole and Snow Volleyball Tournament will run simultaneously on Western Ave. between 3rd and 4th streets. Registration begins at 9:00am and tournaments begin at 10:00am. Trophies and cash prizes will be given to 1st and 2nd place teams in each tournament. Pre-event registration is requested and the cost to play is $30 per cornhole team of 2, and $60 per volleyball team of 4.
Partnering with area restaurants and taverns is a key component in Snowfest. The popular Battle of the Bowls Chili Cook-off will take place from 11:00am – 2:00pm on at Frauenthal Center (Hilt Building 3rd Floor). Area restaurants will go head to head to see who has the best Chili! Chili samples will be sold in full (12 4oz. samples) or half sizes (6 4oz. samples). Tickets are $10 and $5 during the pre-sale or $15 and $10 the day of the event. Participating restaurants will be announced soon!
This year is the second year of the “Battle of the Bloodies,” a contest to identify Muskegon’s favorite Bloody Mary! It will be held in conjunction with the Battle of the Bowls from 11:00am – 2:00pm at the Frauenthal Center (Hilt Building 3rd Floor).
The 2019 Snowfest activities will conclude with an 80s ski party in partnership with Racquets Downtown Grill. Bring your best spandex winter gear, your big
hair, and get ready for music and dancing! For more information, call (231) 412-0705, find Muskegon Jaycees Snowfest on Facebook or visit the website below.