Seville Quarter’s annual Gumbo Ya~ya benefiting Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Northwest Florida was held on Saturday, April 9, 2022. Over $3,400 was donated to our local Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization. The Cook-off was coordinated by Paula Shell, Executive Director of BB/BS, and Buck Mitchell from Seville Quarter. Twelve teams competed in this year’s event.
Winners in the Judge’s Category were:
1st Place – The Happy Pig – Mark Thornton, Captain
2nd Place – Krewe of DePez – Jason Singletary, Captain
3rd Place – Maria Seafood’s Olde East Hill Grill – Mike Valin, Captain
In the Showmanship Category (decoration, theme, and spirit) the winners were:
1st Place – Peace, Love and Gumbo, Aja Barrett – Captain
2nd Place – Maria Seafood’s Olde East Hill Grill, Mike Valin – Captain
3rd Place – Crewe De Roux, Mitch Miguez – Captain
And in the coveted People’s Choice Competition:
1st Place – Krewe of DePez, Jason Singletary – Captain
2nd Place – Escambia Bay Homebrewers, Jim Martin – Captain
3rd Place – West Florida APA Sea Pirates, Butch Correll – Captain
Next Cook-off event: Wednesday, July 20 – Crab Cake Cook-Off to benefit the ARC Gateway. For more information phone Buck Mitchell at 434-6211 or go to sevillequarter.com.