awardsThink your taste buds are up to par to judge the Gumbo Cook Off Competition? Then sign up! We are looking for adventurous individuals to help judge the 2017 Gumbo Stroll Cook Off. Amateur teams will submit gumbo for different categories, and our judges will decide the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th place winners for each category.

Registered Judges Receive: A full belly, festival t-shirt, beer and water. Instructions will be given upon check in.

* You must sign up before Monday, September 19th to be guaranteed a shirt.

Gumbo Stroll tickets are not included when you sign up to be a judge so be sure to purchase your tickets!

Judging registration:

Register Here


Judges need to check in 15 minutes prior to category time. Judging is located at 2314 Strand Galveston, TX 77551 (above Tsunami Exotic Tequila Emporium).

Category Judging Turn In Times

1pm-1:10pm Shrimp Patty

2pm-2:10pm Open Shrimp Chef’s Choice 

3pm-3:10pm Shrimp Bisque

4pm-4:10pm Chicken & Sausage Gumbo

5pm-5:10 Shrimp Gumbo

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