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Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay

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Location Thibodaux
Dates October 11, 2019 - October 13, 2019

From Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay Website:

Gumbo Festival History/Facts

-2019 will mark the 48th Annual Festival

-During the 1970's, then Governor Edwin Edwards signed a proclamation naming Chackbay the "Gumbo Capitol of Louisiana"

-Festival proceeds support the local Chackbay Volunteer Fire Department

-Volunteers cook nearly 500 gallons of Gumbo during the festival weekend

-Festival attracts over 15,000 visitors each year

-Festival features Cajun food, music, amusement rides, parade, auction, demonstrations, and much more

-Festival was previously named one of the Top 100 Events in North America by the American Bus Association

-Festival was previously named one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast by the Southeastern Tourism Society
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Show hoursFri 6pm-12am, Sat 11am-12am, Sun 12pm-6pm
Public Admission PriceFree
Year #48
Art/Craft Space
$250 10x10
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