Join us and celebrate New Orleans style! Local restaurants, community groups, and individuals compete in a gumbo cook-off for a cash prize! The winners are decided by crowd voting after thorough tasting! RSCC musicians provide entertainment, and our costume contest and march round out an evening of fun!
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
5-7pm at The Princess Theatre
Admission at the door is $10/person or $15/couple, includes food & drink, music, costume contest, and a King & Queen march and more!
Ticket sales benefit Choir Tour 2018 to Italy.
Mardi Gras Masquerade - Gumbo Contest Instructions
You must provide
- Entry fee
$25 cash delivered at the event
All entry fees combined make the prize
At least 2 gallons of gumbo, your style!
A printed list of ingredients for tasters
- Heating elements
Crockpots, catering pans/gel flame, etc.
- Serving Ware
Ladle or large serving spoon
At least one person to man your table and serve your delicious gumbo throughout the event!
We will provide
- Serving table with plastic cover
- Staff to organize tasters
- Access to electricity
- Tasting bowls and spoons
- Voting tickets
- Jars/bowls to collect voting tickets
- Set up and tear down
Set up is open from 4-5pm, public doors open at 5pm, teardown must be finished by 8pm.
Classic or a twist can win the competition. Be creative and represent yourself!
Space will be available at your table for free advertising, including take out menus, coupons, brochures, freebies, etc.
- Invite your supporters
Stack the votes your way by inviting lots of supporters from your family, organization or community!
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