Stone Energy Gumbo Cook-off benefiting United Way of Acadiana this Thursday, October 18, 2012 at Cajun Field. The party starts at 4 and last until 8pm. $5 will give you an all access pass to all you can eat gumbo, there will be raffles, a silent auction with great prizes,... more »
Lafayette is leading the way in a national contest to be named the tastiest town of the south. With more than 96 restaurants in the Acadiana area there is a lot of options when dining out. From Cajun, to Italian, to Mexican, and much more, Acadiana has a unique blend... more »
The 20th Annual Gumbo Cook-Off will take place in Downtown Lafayette tonight from 4:30-7:30 PM. The event at Parc International will offer all the gumbo you can eat for just $5.00. Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie will be playing. There will be a Children's Costume Contest at 6:30pm (Ages... more »
Members of the 156th in Crowley were treated to their last home-cooked meal for a year.
"Doesn't get better than this."
Words muttered by National Gaurd Specialist Donald Thibodeaux in between bites. Soldiers of the 3rd battalion of the 156th infantry brigade savored all they could.
They... more »
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - They say truckers know where the really good food is. And at least one truckstop gumbo is a definite winner. The chicken and sausage gumbo that Rita Fontenot simmers at King's Truck Stop in Port Barre was named tops in its category at the Soiree Royale... more »
The 10th annual Chevron Gumbo cook-off gets stirring today (Thursday, November 5). It's an all you can eat lunch benefiting United Way of Acadiana. Just purchase your 5-dollar ticket at the event in the back parking lot of the Chevron office on Johnston Street. The grub goes on from 11:30... more »
The 20th Annual World Championship Gumbo Cookoff is this weekend in New Iberia.
The town and the competitors have been busy getting ready.
Last year's winners, Ricky Armentor and his cousins, have been preparing all week long. They have been competing in the event for the past 5... more »