WMPG Mardi Gras Cajun Cookin’ Contest returns! Tuesday 2/13/2024 from 11am- 2pm

WMPG Mardi Gras Party – Feb 13th USM McGoldrick Center

WMPG’s Annual Cajun Cookin’ Challenge Returns for a Flavorful Fat Tuesday Feast

Details for 2024

  • Fat Tuesday, February 13th, 2024 from 11 am to 2 pm
  • McGoldrick Student Success Center on the Portland Campus of the University of Southern Maine.
  • Parking – parking at USM parking lot now requires payment. Read more >>
  • Restaurants – want to take part – email us: stationmanager@wmpg.org

The Cajun Cookin’ Challenge promises to be a feast for the senses, featuring a perfect blend of vibrant Cajun music, delectable food, and good old-fashioned fun. Attendees can expect an unforgettable experience as they indulge in the rich and spicy flavors of authentic Cajun cuisine. 

Local restaurants and caterers will showcase their culinary prowess, offering a diverse array of Cajun delights for attendees to savor. In addition to the mouthwatering dishes, attendees will be treated to Cajun music that will transport them straight to the heart of Louisiana. The lively atmosphere, coupled with the enticing aromas wafting from the food stations, promises to create a festive and communal experience for all.

This event has become a cherished tradition in our community, and we can’t wait to see everyone come together to enjoy great food, music, and company.