Goodwill Industries of Kansas, Inc.

Goodwill Events


Cajun Food Fest

Event Start Date: June 4th, 2015 at 5:00pm
Event End Date: June 4th, 2015 at 8:30pm
Event Location: Century II, Kennedy Plaza

Get ready to boogie on the Bayou! For nearly three decades, Goodwill Industries of Kansas has teamed up with the Wichita Chapter of the American Culinary Federation to send Wichitans on a trip to the Bayou during the official Wichita Riverfest event.

Local chefs prepare and serve thousands of delicious, authentic Cajun meals on Kennedy Plaza in front of Century II in downtown Wichita. Guests must present a festival button to enter and purchase meal tickets. Participants are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and stay to enjoy live performances by funk/soul artist Charles Bradley and The Monophonics, who are described as playing "Psychedelic Soul,” their own brand of music.

WHEN: Thursday, June 4, 5:00 - 8:30p

WHERE: Century II, Kennedy Plaza, 225 W Douglas, Wichita, KS 67202

MEAL: Enjoy traditional bayou dishes including chicken etoufee, red beans and sausage, shrimp gumbo with rice and bread pudding! 

TICKETS: Meal: $8, Pudding: $3; Or $10 for both. Riverfest button required. Thursday, June 4, is Throwback Thursday - any button, past or current, will get you in to Riverfest!

Contact Molly to learn about sponsorship opportunities and bulk ticket discounts. 


Thank you to the individuals and businesses who provided community support for this event. 
Westar Energy
Don & Lora Barry
Foulston Siefkin LLP
Bank of America Foundation
American Culinary Federation, Wichita Area Chapter
KEYN 103.7
The Spice Merchant
Wichita Riverfest