Cankton to Have First Ever Courir De Mardi Gras

First Annual Crew of Cankton Courir De Mardi Gras & Gumbo Cook-off will be held on February 22nd, 2020.  All proceeds will be donated to the Louisiana Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run.

Festivities will include a gumbo cook-off (chicken & sausage, bowls will be available for $1 each), fun jumps, face painting, a children’s chicken run, and a fais dodo with a live band!

Rules to be enforced:

• Only horses & horse drawn wagons on the chicken run
• Women will be allowed to ride only (no chasing)
• EVERYONE on the ride MUST be in costume or you will not be permitted on the route.

This event is a BYOB/BYIC event. No bottles allowed.

Schedule · Saturday, February 22, 2020

7:00 AM

9:00 AM
Chicken Run/Trail Ride
9:00 AM
Cook-off Begins
1:00 PM
Gumbo Judging
1:30 PM
Children’s Chicken Run
2:00 PM
Fais DoDo

For questions about the event, please contact Chief J. Brent Breaux at 337-322-5099

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