8th Annual Gumbo Festival is coming on April 16 in West Memphis Ar.

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Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590

8th Annual Gumbo Festival is coming on April 16 in West Memphis Ar.

Are you ready for some homemade gumbo?  Are you thinking of entering the contest?8th annual gumbo festival in west memphis ar

The 8th annual Gumbo Festival will be held on 4/16 from 12 noon to 9 pm for public to taste the delicious cooking of the contest from the three categories which include chicken wings, exotic meat, and gumbo, of course.

The admission is $5 for adult and free for children 12 and under.  It is truly a fun place to spend your Saturday, there is also live band playing for entertainment.  The location is the Holiday Plaza parking lot right by Walgreen's and Applebee's.

Gumbo Festival has grown so much through the years, it attracts many visitors each year.  If you would like to enter the cooking contest, you can visit their website, www.wmcoc.com or call the West Memphis Chamber of Commerce at 870-735-1134 for all the details.

What a yummy contest!

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Comments (12)

William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Rita...Thses gatherings can be a lot of fun.  I have done a lot of business at functions like these.

Mar 02, 2011 06:38 AM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale

I missed it last year, I hope I can make it this year.  It is a fun event, and no telling who I am going to run into. :)

Mar 02, 2011 08:06 AM
Loreena and Michael Yeo
3:16 team REALTY ~ Locally-owned Prosper TX Real Estate Co. - Prosper, TX
Real Estate Agents

Gumbo is certainly one of my favorite foods. Could you enjoy it on my behalf and tell me all about it?

Mar 02, 2011 08:22 AM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale
You got it, Loreena!
Mar 02, 2011 09:46 AM
Marilyn Boudreaux
Marilyn Boudreaux, Century 21 Bono Realty - Lake Charles, LA
Lake Charles LA Century 21 Realtor

that is my kind of festival!  28 years in Louisiana I have gotten good at making gumbo :)

Mar 02, 2011 01:16 PM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale

Marilyn, I love gumbo, I don't know how to make them, but I sure love to eat them ;)

Mar 02, 2011 01:44 PM
Kay Van Kampen
RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX - Springfield, MO
Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate

Sounds like a great festival Rita.  We just missed the chili cookoff in Springfield last weekend.

Mar 02, 2011 02:07 PM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale

Kay, I will try to go this year, hope I will make it ;)

Mar 02, 2011 02:28 PM
Kay Van Kampen
RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX - Springfield, MO
Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate

You must be very busy this week.  I haven't had time to blog and see you haven't either.

Mar 06, 2011 12:03 PM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale

Kay, it is more about headache than actual busy :(  I am trying to think of something to blog, but it is like a big rock in my head right now.  Just put a blog together and post it.  I am going to try my best to get more stuffs together! ;)

Mar 06, 2011 12:09 PM
Charita Cadenhead
eXp Realty - Birmingham, AL
Serving Jefferson and Shelby Counties (Alabama)

Nothing that I can think of at this moment could be better than a gumbofest.  Wow!

Mar 08, 2011 01:09 AM
Rita Fong
RE/MAX REAL ESTATE TODAY, Executive Broker 901-488-9590 - Marion, AR
Realtor - Marion Arkansas Homes for Sale

Charita, doesn't it sound good and yummy! ;)

Mar 08, 2011 02:12 AM