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Umbrella Walk and Gumbo Gras disclaimer: in the event of cancellation due to weather your entry fee will be consider a donation. You can still come under the pavilion to receive your umbrella day of event. At that point all entered teams will be put into a drawing for prizes drawn at random 


The Umbrella Walk and Gumbo Gras will be cancelled In the event the Audubon zoo closes which is beyond our control.

©2019 by Krewe of Tucks. Proudly created by Ellie Platt. Photos by Penumbra Photos Inc.

General Info:

  1. When & Where is the Umbrella Walk & Gumbo Gras?

    • Saturday, January 25, 2020

    • Audubon Park, Shelter #10. 6500 Magazine Street

    • Directly across from Audubon Park Tea Room

  2. What time does the Umbrella Walk begin?

    • Registration opens at 9:00 AM

    • Umbrella Walk begins at 11:00 AM

      • NOTE: Children can be pulled in wagons during the walk. Feel free to decorate! 

  3. How long is the walk?

    • 2.0 miles 

  4. How much does it cost to enter?

    • General Admission for Adults - $25

    • Children 13 & Under - Free

  5. What is included with general registration?

    • All registrants receive:

      • A wrist band for food and drinks, (1) Tucks Umbrella, (1) doubloon to vote for People’s Choice Award

  6. How do I register?

  7. Is it pet friendly?

    • Yes, please have all pets on a leash for safety 

  8.  Do I need to bring my own fold out chair?

    • Yes, we encourage you to bring your own chair. Some park benches, picnic tables, and fold out chairs will be at the event, but not enough for everyone​

  9. What is the Raffle Tent information?

    • ​The raffle tent is open until from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    • Raffle Drawings will take place at 1:30 PM

    • Cash only !

    • 1 Ticket - $2.00

    • 6 Tickets - $10.00

    • 15 Tickets - $20.00

    • Must be 21+ for items with alcohol 

    • Winners must be present to accept award

Gumbo Cook-off Competition: (Complete rules under event info tab)

  1. How much does it cost to compete?

    • $150.00

  2. How many people can be on a team?

    • 6

  3. What time does the competition start?

    • 11:15 AM judging will begin 

  4. Can I set up the day the day before the event? When can the teams arrive Saturday for set up?

    • Yes. We have overnight security provided Friday

    • 6 AM – till

  5. Do I need to bring my own tent?

    • Yes, all teams must bring their own 10x10 pop up tent for the competition ​


Parking Information:

  1. Do special needs have reserved parking?

    • Yes. We will have parking volunteers at Shelter #10 to assist anyone in need

  2. Is there general parking? 

    • Yes. Parking on Magazine Street or inside the park at Shelter #10

  3. Is there a cost to park?

    • No


*For all other questions, please e-mail