Mardi Gras Golf Cart Parade and Gumbo Cookoff

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Golf Cart Parade - Lineup is at 11:00 AM and the parade starts at 11:30 AM at Jarboe park and ends at Okies. Decorate your carts with all things Mardi Gras and prepare to throw some beads and candy. Prizes will be awarded at 5:00 PM at Okies.

Live Zydeco Music starts at 12:00 PM on Okies' stage.

Gumbo Stroll - 2:30 - 4:30 PM at Okies. Come on out and taste the amazing entries and vote for your favorite.

Awards will be presented for the Gumbo Cookoff and the Golf Cart Parade at 5:00.

Want to compete in the Gumbo Cookoff? Visit for more information. Cook-off

Sponsors needed. Contact Georgette South at 409-502-9784.

Volunteers Needed! Help us make this event even more amazing then last year. We are looking for judges for the golf cart parade and the gumbo entries.

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We are in need of volunteers!

This is one of CLS's biggest events. If you have time to volunteer...WE NEED YOU.  If you have any questions please contact Georgette South.

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