The Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is excited to host the 4th annual Gumbo Cook-off! This event will be held on Saturday, November 16, from 12 P.M. to 6 P.M. at the Riverfront Boardwalk and Pavilion. In an effort to promote tourism, the Gumbo Cook-off will include live entertainment beginning at 1:30 P.M.
The 2019 Gumbo Cook-off will consist of (2) entrant types – individual and industrial. The Individual Gumbo Champion will win a promotional gift card valued at $500, 2nd prize will receive a promotional gift card valued at $200, and “people’s choice” will receive a promotional gift card valued at $200. The Industrial Gumbo Champion will win bragging rights along with a traveling trophy.
The Gumbo Cook-off is free to the public. Coolers are welcome, but please note, no dogs or pets will be allowed at the Riverfront Boardwalk and Pavilion.
For additional information concerning entry to compete in the Gumbo Cook-off, please contact the Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau at 409.883.1011 or 409.883.1010.