Join Us for the 2018 Gumbo Cookoff, Sept 29 at High Noon! With Live Music by The Sauney Stand Band and the Beau Hinze Trio! $5 per catagory gets you a tasting and a vote! Two categories: Gumbo & Bloody Marys Teams compete for prizes. $25 per catagory to register. 8am Set Up:
In front of Home Sweet Farm on Park Street. All teams are given a 10×10 space to compete in. Outdoor canopies are encouraged. Vehicles must be unloaded and removed from the Gumbo Cook Off area by 9:30 prior to cooking. Teams can begin cooking as soon as they are set up. 10am Start Cooking:
All teams must complete set up and be cooking on sight no later than 10am. All ingredients must be assembled on sight. Fresh and local ingredients are encouraged. Gas, wood and charcoal cooking is all acceptable. 5 gallons is recommended (If you run out early you miss votes). We expect 200+ participants. 12-2pm Judging:
Tickets are required for public tasting/judging in each category. Tickets can be purchased for $5 at Home Sweet Farm Market beginning 12 noon. Awards will be given at the close of judging, around 3pm. Categories:
People’s Choice Award – Gumbo & Bloody Marys
Judge’s Choice – Best Lookin’ Booth 4oz serving cups will be provided for public tasting/judging. Teams are encouraged to build a display Bloody Mary with garnishes for public viewing at your table (it’s not just taste!) Entertainment: Live Music will be performing at 12 Noon and running until 4:30pm.