Potato Salad Contest to compliment World Record Gumbo Event
What’s a gumbo without potato salad, right? Think you make the best potato salad around these parts? Prove it at the Potato Salad Contest during the World Record Gumbo Event.
The contest will include three divisions: Individual; Charity Team; and Commercial.
All participants in all three divisions must pre-register at www.WRGumbo.com or submit an entry form at one of the Frank's Supervalu locations listed below.
• 2113 South Alex Plaisance Blvd., Golden Meadow; phone 985-475-7131; fax: 985-475-5447; firstname.lastname@example.org
• 13086 Hwy. 3235, Larose; phone 985-693-7188; fax 985-693-4852; email@example.com
• 7114 Hwy. 1, Lockport; phone 985-532-6015; fax 985-532-5737; firstname.lastname@example.org
• 17235 Hwy. 90, Des Allemands; phone 985-758-6160; fax 985-758-6180; email@example.com
Contest rules are that participants must pre-register. Each entry will be judged on its own merit. Entry will be scored on appearance, taste, originality, and freshness of ingredients. Entry must be submitted the day of the World Record Gumbo Event on Nov. 7 no later than 12 noon.
All entries will become the property of the World Record Gumbo Event and may be sold for charity.
It is encouraged, but not required, that a written recipe be included with each entry.
Individual entry fee is $10. Each entry must contain at least 5 pounds. First place takes a $250 cash prize. Second place takes $125; third place takes $50; followed by fourth place taking $25.
Charity Teams entry fee is $50. Each entry must contain at least 10 pounds. First place winner receives $500 to be donated to the charity of winner’s choice. Second place receives $250 donated to charity of winner's choice; third place receives $125 donated to charity of winner's choice; with fourth place receiving $75 to be donated to charity of winner's choice.
Commercial entry fee is $250. Each entry for this division must contain at least 20 pounds. First place receives $1000; second place receives $600; third place $300; and fourth place receives $100.
All participants receive a Certificate of Appreciation from the World Record Gumbo Event, Relay for Life and CASA.
Posted on Tue, October 13, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette