2015 Food Fest date announced

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
2015 Food Festival Committee are, from left, front row: Glenda Shaheen, Edward Prejean, Sheena Falgoust and Anna Sparacino; and back row: Bobby Schexnayder, Martin McConnell, Bill Myhand, Mayor Barney Arceneaux, Dr. Jim Jeansonne, Rae Milano, Tony Malbrough and Lyman Abadie.

The Rotary Club of Gonzales is busy planning for its annual Food Festival event which will take place on Tuesday, March 24, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., at the Gonzales Civic Center.

The popular annual event benefits the St. Theresa Food Pantry and showcases some of this area’s best chefs. Tickets are $25 per person and are available for purchase at Gonzales City Hall, The Ascension Chamber of Commerce or at the door the night of the event. (Tickets are also available through any Rotary Club of Gonzales Member.)

Attendees are encouraged to bring a canned good. For every one canned good donated, Blue Runner will donate two in return. Special thanks to this year’s sponsors: Blue Runner, LeBlanc’s Food Stores, EATEL, Broussard Paper, GSA Consulting Engineers, Allfax Specialties, Inc., The Creole and the City of Gonzales.