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Krewe De Provenance Parade & Gumbo Cook-Off

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Join us for our annual ‘Krewe De Provenance’ Parade and Golden Gator Gumbo Cook-Off in Windrush Park on March 2nd!

Beginning at 10:30am, join us for festivities in the park with the Golden Gator Gumbo Cook-Off, food available for purchase from Jimbeaux’s & Son, amazing drink specials from celebrity mixologist Andy Flook, Lowder King Cakes for sale by Holy Angels, and live music from Professor Porkchop and the Dirty Dishes!

You can purchase a tasting ticket to Gumbo Reaux for $5 for adults – children 6 and under are free! Your tasting ticket will get you all access to all the best gumbo, and will give you a token to vote for the coveted People’s Choice Award!

Jimbeaux’s & Son will be on-site cooking up their best cajun food for guests!

Bar Service Begins
Band Begins to Play
Jimbeaux’s & Son Available
King Cakes Available for Sale
Live judging of the Gumbo Reaux competitors

Gumbo Reaux opens to ticket holders for tasting

People’s Choice voting closes
Parade line up and staging begins on Bridgewater Avenue

Golden Gator Awards Ceremony

Festival culminates with the Krewe de Provenance Mardi Gras Parade

Official After Party at Frank’s Louisiana Kitchen
Bring your official Golden Gator Gumbo beverage cup for a complimentary beverage, drink specials, and more!

If you would like to register to ride in the parade, you can do so below.

To register for the Golden Gator Gumbo Cook-Off, and for more information click here.

Your $10 parade registration fee goes towards the Provenance Institute which promotes building a sustainable community through arts, culture and the environment by bringing arts and culture to our community through public events, workshops, and small group gatherings.


For $10, register your float for the 2020 Provenance Mardi Gras Parade!
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    $10 registration gets 1 family entry. Bikes, Motorized Jeeps, Scooters, and Trailers are allowed in the parade.
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March 2, 2019
10:30 am - 2:00 pm CST
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Windrush Park
Corner of Bridgewater Ave and Torrey Pine Ln
Shreveport, LA 71106 United States
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