Vinton Mardi Gras set for Feb. 22 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Vinton Mardi Gras set for Feb. 22

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
VINTON, LA (KPLC) -

The Town of Vinton has set its Mardi Gras celebration for February 22 in downtown Vinton.

Festivities begin with a gumbo cook-off hosted by Krewe de Gratis at 10 a.m. A parade will follow at 2 p.m.

The parade will end at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Vinton, where gumbo will be judged at 3 p.m.

For more information, call 337-589-7453.

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