Gheens Bon Mange' Festival
Bon Mange' it means good eats, so come on out and enjoy our treats
Held annually on the first full weekend in June, the Gheens Bon Mange' Festival features fresh cooked food made with ingredients mostly harvested from the community, with recipes handed down through the generations .
The festival takes place inside the Vacherie-Gheens Community Center, which is air conditioned and out of the weather. There are no admission or parking fees.
This year there will be inflatables and obstacle courses provided by Gatorbounce inflatables. A variety of music including, swamp pop, country and other favorites.
Foods include, gumbo, jambalaya, fried fish, shrimp, griads, white beans, fresh cracklins, and all your festival favorites. Also serving soft drinks, cold beer and our signature Rougarou Brew daiquiri.
Bands and food located in Air Conditioned Building
2pm - 3pm: Live Auction
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo
White Beans and Rice w/ Catfish or Griads
Fried Fish Po-Boys
Bake Chicken and Rice Dressing (SUNDAY ONLY)
Mix Drinks and Rougarou Brew