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The Annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators - CANCELED

October 31, 2020

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.

The Annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators will be held at Festival Plaza in Shreveport on Saturday, October 31. Admission is free.

Teams of Gumbo Gladiators from near and far will battle for the title of Ultimate Gumbo Gladiator. Gumbo categories include seafood, lagniappe and chicken and sausage. This event is a Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event.

The Annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators - CANCELED