Good food and even better fun will be had on Saturday, June 13th at the 4th Annual Gumbo Cook-Off and Caney Crafters Festival. The event will be held at Hook’s Marina located at 400 Spillway Road on Caney Lake and is sponsored by the Caney Lake Community Foundation.
Prizes will be awarded for the 1st -3rd place Cook-Off winners as well as People Choice Prizes. Cooking will begin at 6:30 am with the judging to take place at 12 noon. Tasting bowls and sample cups will be sold at a cost $1.00 for sample cups and $5.00 for bowls. To-go Quarts will also be available if desired. Booths set up will begin at 7:00 am with the public able to make purchases from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.
Additional activities include Cake/Toy Walk for the kids that will run from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm along with snow cone sales and music throughout the day. Rules and entry forms for both the Cook-Off and booth spaces can be found on the Caney Lake Community Facebook page, Hook’s Marina and Bateaux’s.