Cankton to Have First Ever Courir De Mardi Gras

First Annual Crew of Cankton Courir De Mardi Gras & Gumbo Cook-off will be held on February 22nd, 2020.  All proceeds will be donated to the Louisiana Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run.


Festivities will include a gumbo cook-off (chicken & sausage, bowls will be available for $1 each), fun jumps, face painting, a children’s chicken run, and a fais dodo with a live band!


Rules to be enforced:

• Only horses & horse drawn wagons on the chicken run
• Women will be allowed to ride only (no chasing)
• EVERYONE on the ride MUST be in costume or you will not be permitted on the route.


This event is a BYOB/BYIC event. No bottles allowed.


Schedule · Saturday, February 22, 2020

7:00 AM

9:00 AM
Chicken Run/Trail Ride
9:00 AM
Cook-off Begins
1:00 PM
Gumbo Judging
1:30 PM
Children’s Chicken Run
2:00 PM
Fais DoDo

For questions about the event, please contact Chief J. Brent Breaux at 337-322-5099


First Annual Crew of Cankton Courir De Mardi Gras

Causes event in Cankton, LA by Crew of Cankton Courir De Mardi Gras on Saturday, February 22 2020 with 831 people interested and 156 people going.