CVB announces Second Annual Gumbo Cook-off

Published 5:27 am Saturday, November 4, 2017

Special to The Leader

The Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is excited to announce the 2nd annual Gumbo Cook-off. This event will be held on Saturday, November 11, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Riverfront Boardwalk and Pavilion.

In celebration of Veterans Day, the event will begin at 1 p.m. with the Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem, and recognition of veterans according to the various military branches served.

The event will include live entertainment by Danny Dillion beginning at 2 p.m.

A Veterans Day Munchkin Parade has been added to the schedule of events to begin at 4 p.m.

Live entertainment by Brad Brinkley and the Comfort Zone will immediately follow the Munchkin Parade at 5 p.m.

The Gumbo Cook-off is free to the public and coolers will be allowed for this event. Please note, no dogs or pets will be allowed at the Riverfront Boardwalk and Pavilion.

For additional information concerning the Veterans Day Munchkin Parade or entry into the Gumbo Cook-off, please contact the Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau at 409-883-1011 or 409-883-1010.