2013 Festival Info
Teams of Gumbo Gladiators from near and far will battle for victory and bragging rights to the title of Ultimate Gumbo Gladiator! Plus, live music and other delicious Louisiana foods.
Saturday, March 29th, 2014
- 6 am Team cooking begins (all cooking must be on site)
- 11 am Gates open to gumbo-loving public, gumbo is served, judging begins
- 12 pm Live music
- 2 pm Ultimate Gumbo Gladiators announced
- 4 pm Party ends
Festival Plaza, 101 Crockett St, Downtown Shreveport
Attendance is free; gumbo samples available for $1/sample; full servings will also be available for $4/bowl; other food offerings and beverages (beer, soft drinks, water) available for purchase.
For team entry fee and to register, see Team Rules & Regulations
To support the important work of Volunteers for Youth Justice, a non-profit organization based in Shreveport. Volunteers for Youth Justice has been leading the way in providing dynamic, life-changing programs for abused, neglected and at-risk children in Northwest Louisiana since 1981. To learn more about our programs and volunteer opportunities, visit our website.