The Seventh Annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators Gumbo Cook-off will take place on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport. Gates open at noon and the awards will take place at 4 p.m. Admission is free and gumbo samples are only $2 each. We are expecting 50 teams and more than 60 pots of delicious gumbo.
All proceeds of the event support the work of Volunteers for Youth Justice, a nonprofit organization which provides a community caring for children, youth and families in crisis.