Madisonville's Battle for the Paddle Gumbo Cook-off
    Dates: October 26, 2019
    Time: 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM
    Price: $10 to taste all gumbos; $25 to enter a competing team
    Location: Madisonville's Tchefuncte Riverfront
    Address: Madisonville, LA 70447
    Phone: (985) 845-9824

Come on out and taste some gumbo on Madisonville's beautiful Tchefuncte River! The annual Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off will take place on Saturday, October 26, 2019, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Teams will compete for Best Gumbo and prizes will be awarded. 

Admission is free; purchase a $10.00 wristband to taste all gumbos and vote for your favorite! 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. Set up begins at 6:00am, Tasting from 11:00am to 2:00pm, and Awards for Taster's Choice and Judge's Choice at 3:30pm.

Proceeds of the Madisonville Gumbo Cook-off will benefit the town.

Madisonville's Battle for the Paddle Gumbo Cook-off
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  • Madisonville's Tchefuncte Riverfront
  • $10 to taste all gumbos; $25 to enter a competing team