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Bayou King Cake Festival

Feb 04, 2023

February 4, 2023 - 1:30PM

Join us for our inaugural Bayou King Cake Festival in Downtown Thibodaux hosted by the Lafourche Education Foundation. Get in the spirit of Mardi Gras and sample a variety of locally baked King Cakes and vote on the one you believe is the best on the bayou. The fun continues with the Krewe of King Cake Children's Parade and live music from Nonc Nu & the Wild Matous. 

Tickets are $10 and gets you 5 tastings and 1 opportunity to vote for your favorite. Additional tastings are $1.

Home bakers and local bakeries are invited to enter the King Cake Cook-Off. To register, click the link HERE.

Schedule of Events:
1:30 PM - Children's Wagon Parade begins on Corner of West 2nd St. and Patriot St. to St. Louis St. in Downtown Thibodaux
2:00 PM - King Cake tasting and music by Nonc Nu & Da Wild Matous begins
2:10 PM - Official start of Thibodaux Mardi Gras with toast from mayor Kevin Clement and Royalty from Thibodaux Mardi Gras Krewes
4:30 PM - Winner of "Best of the Bayou King Cake Festival" announced!
 

 

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