Here daring cooks make their secret recipes and compete for the title of Gumbo Champion. There is no other place on earth where you can sample so many varieties of Louisiana's favorite cuisine.
You will find gumbo cook offs, live music and dancing, the best food and drink possible and a host of sights and sounds that will tickle your funny bone.
You be the judge and vote for your favorite gumbo. Seafood gumbo, chicken gumbo, turkey, pork and yes duck gumbo will greet you and satisfy your palate. See the sights. Take pictures and enjoy the memories.
Professional Chef's will be there to test their gumbo cooking skills with each other. Cooking teams will compete for different categories. Amateurs will try their hand at beating the professionals and it will be all in fun and all for a good cause.
Bring your family, friends and pets for a joyous good time. Take your camera too and you will snap some fun and funny pictures.
Visitors to the Gumbo Gala In Birmingham had more than 30 gumbo recipes to sample. Goood!!!