Jambalaya Festival 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

TBD Gonzales, LA 70707 US Directions
The Race Has Been Postponed

New Date: TBD


Due to the COVID-19 situation that we are facing at this time, we are postponing our event until further notice. We take the safety and wellness of each and every participant very seriously.   We hope everyone understands this decision at this time. 

If possible, we will be rescheduling the race as soon as we are given the approval from the local government that it may be scheduled.   We hope it will take place this year in the near future.  

You have the choice of staying in the race for the new date, donate your registration fee or you can get a refund. Please make your choice below.

More information will be communicated to you as soon as we receive a new event date.  Our team is currently exploring all options available to the race. We will provide updates as they become available. Thank you for your support.

Thank you in advance for your understanding in these circumstances!

Race Organizers

Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

You understand that events are expensive and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at next year's event.

We understand that you may feel that you would like a refund because you are not able or want to participate in the new date.  We hope that you would reconsider as this event is a fundraiser for raising essential funds to support the services provided by our organization. We hope you can allow us to keep your registration fee as a donation but if not we understand. 

230 South Irma Boulevard
Festival Grounds
Gonzales, LA US 70707

53rd Annual Jambalaya Festival 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run


When:  Saturday, May 23, 2020

Time:   7:00 AM - Registration /Sign In

             8:00 AM - 1 Mile Fun Run - "Kids Run" Start

             8:30 AM - 5K Run Start


Event Details:

Entrants will receive a free T-shirt and free jambalaya at the after party – Run and after party is through the festival grounds – Music, cooking, party atmosphere - This is a flat, fast course !


Note -  T-shirts are not guaranteed for those who register after 5/15/2020


Registration Fees:      Till May 22nd -$25 for the 5K, $15 for the 1 Mile and $30 for both


Packet Pickup (Location, Date & Time): Race day at the Festival Grounds


1 mile Fun Run - "Kids Run" AWARDS:

1st & 2nd place medals for Male & Female - overall and age categories 1-4, 5-10 and 11-15



5K Awards: Top overall M&F and Top 2 – First & Second in each group M&F

Age Groups: under 9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39 till 70+


Team awards are 1st and 2nd place medals for teams with lowest total time 


Jambalaya Fest 5K Route

5K and 1 Mile runs start and finish on Irma Blvd next to the cook area of the fair grounds.

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