Gumbo Fest 2018 Cooking Team Registration

Gumbo Fest 2018 Cooking Team Registration

Sep 22 Saturday

11:00 am

Smith Park

Jackson, MS

$200.00 - $500.00

To compete in the 2018 BankPlus International Gumbo Festival, fill out a registration form at the Gumbo Fest website.

Afterwards, pay your entrance fee by selecting your cooking team type below.

BankPlus International Gumbo Festival
BankPlus International Gumbo Festival
On September 19, 2015, the International Gumbo Festival is returns to Jackson. The event will include a gumbo cook-off, blind judging to name the “International Gumbo Festival Champion”, and fantastic live music throughout the day.

The International Gumbo Festival was established in 1992. The festival moved its home to Smith Park in 1995 and remained there until 2003. It returned in 2013 and will remain at Smith Park, the family-friendly green space in the heart of Jackson.

In the past, the festival hosted major acts such as Three Dog Night, David Allan Coe, Bad Company, North Mississippi Allstars, Big Sam's Funky Nation and more!

The revival of the International Gumbo Festival is exciting for Jackson, especially with such a special beneficiary, the Harold T. and Hal White Memorial Scholarship. Festival representatives are confident that Jackson and the state of Mississippi will unite behind this unique event.

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Venue Information:
Smith Park
302 Amite Street
Jackson, MS, 39201