Come on out and taste some gumbo on Madisonville's beautiful Tchefuncte River! The annual Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off will take place on Saturday, November 17, 2018, 11 am - 2:00 pm.
Teams will compete for Best Gumbo and Best Decorated Tent, and prizes will be awarded.
Admission is free. Purchase a wristband to taste all gumbos (and vote for your favorite!) for only $5.00. Wristband sales start at 10:30 am and tastings are from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Soft drinks and water will be available for purchase.
Get your team together and see if it gets voted Best Gumbo! Teams may enter for $25.00 fee; contact the Madisonville Chamber of Commerce to participate.
Proceeds of the Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off to will be added to a fund for repairing the town's cemetery fence.