Frills, feathers and Mardi Gras magic will be in full swing during the Town of Vinton's Mardi Gras celebration in downtown Vinton.
The Knights of Columbus will host a gumbo cook-off at 10 a.m. when the teams will begin cooking. There will be a parade at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 15, starting at Vinton Middle School and ending at Knights of Columbus Hall where the gumbo judging will begin at 2 p.m. Free gumbo tasting begins after the judging.
For more information on the event and updates, call Vinton City Hall at (337) 589-7453.
For general information on the 2020 Mardi Gras season, contact Visit Lake Charles at (800) 456-7952 or visit www.swlamardigras.com.