Louie’s 16th Annual Charity Gumbo Cookoff

The Battle Begins February 27, 2022

Gumbo for a Cause 2022

16th Annual Charity Gumbo Cookoff

The return of Louie’s Charity Gumbo Cook-off is gearing up to be the best yet! We’re raising money for two life changing charities and NOW is the time to get your tickets for Louie’s 16th annual Charity Gumbo Cook off! Enjoy delicious Gumbo from some of the best in the Kalamazoo area! You’ll get great food, jam out to some excellent music, spend time with great people and above all, you’re supporting AMAZING CHARITIES!


Who has the best gumbo in Kalamazoo?

Current participants ready for battle; Bell’s Brewery, North Eleven, Green Top Tavern, One Well Brewing, Weller BBQ, Green leaf Hospitality Group, Burger Bros, Round Bread, McGonigal’s Irish Pub, Elysium, Saugatuk Brewing Co., South Kitchen featuring “Kalamazoo Pit Posse”, Turbo Chicken, Bombas BBQ, People’s Food Co-op, Holy Taco, Th Library Taphouse & Kitchen, Papas Italian Kitchen, Main St. Pub (portage), Skinny Kenny’s BBQ…and more to come!

Crawfish boil, live music inside and out, great drinks, good times and GUMBO!

Doors open at 11am, the tasting is from 12-6pm. Bands and guest judges to be announced!

February 27, 2022. Grab a ticket for yourself and a friend right now using the form below before we sell out!