Come on out and taste some gumbo on Madisonville's beautiful Tchefuncte River at the Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off, Saturday, January 22, 2022, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Teams will compete for top award of "Best Gumbo" and prizes will be awarded.
Admission is free; purchase a $10 wristband to taste all gumbos and vote for your favorite! Wristband sales start at 10:30 a.m. and tastings are from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 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 fee; contact the Madisonville Chamber of Commerce to participate. Set up begins at 6 a.m., Tasting from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Awards for Taster's Choice and Judge's Choice at 3:30 p.m.
Proceeds of the Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off will benefit the town.