Bloody Mary Fest draws crowds of more than 5,000 people to sample Bloody Marys from dozens of vendors, from near & far. Judged by a host of "celebrity experts" & "the people," professional & amateur mixologists compete for the title of Best Bloody Mary in the Midwest. In it's 4th year, the festival has expanded to 2 days and includes the very popular Bloody Buddy Challenge and a 5K, live entertainment, a Farmers Market, food, plenty to drink and more! Bloody Mary Fest happens Saturday September 7th from 10am - 7 pm & Sunday September 8th from 10am - 5pm. The Bloody Buddy Challenge 5K is on Sunday September 8th at 9 am.

Do YOU make the best bloody mary? Join the competition!

Highwood Bloody Mary Fest Application

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