Capital City Mac Fest 

Geaux Rouge is proud to present “The Capital City Mac Fest” on Saturday, June 10th, 2017, from 11am-3pm at Curbside. A portion of the proceeds of this event will benefit the podcast, altBR.

Attendees will get an opportunity to eat Mac N Cheese from each participating competitor. The competitors will present their vision of Mac N Cheese. Tickets to the event are $35.00 and are available on Eventbrite. Children nine (9) and under will not need a ticket, however we encourage purchase of tickets as a portion of the proceeds benefit altBR. Beverages will be available for purchase. This is a family friendly event. There will be live music and a few surprises for attendees. Click for ticket purchase: Cap City Mac Fest Tickets.

Venue: The festival will be outdoors. We will have areas that are tented and will have tables and chairs and fans.

Refund Policy: Once a ticket is purchased we will not provide refunds, however we will assist purchasers in transferring their tickets to other attendees and/or posting availability of unusable tickets. We anticipate this event selling out. 

Competition: There will be a “Taste Award” voted on by a panel of judges and a “People’s Choice Award” voted on by attendees. There will also be a battle amongst the competitors for The “Best Booth Award.”

Our current list of competitors:
Barbosa BBQ

Noble Wave


The Overpass Merchant 

Sammy’s Grill

Govt Taco


Goyaya Crepes

Chef Celeste


Cupcake Ally

Southern Wild Foods by Jordan Ramirez

Elisabeth McKinley

LaDivina Italian Cafe 


Dietary Restrictions: The mac and cheese dishes will be created at the discretion of our skilled competitors. While we can not promise or predict the dietary elements of each dish, we will have them listed at each booth to provide the attendee information as to what they are eating.

Our Sponsors: 

  • Geaux Rouge
  • ThreeSixtyEight
  • Rebel Graphix
  • Blair Thompson Photography 
  • Eagle 98.1 and Guaranty Media
  • Visit Baton Rouge
  • Cypress Title 
  • Calandro’s Supermarket
  • Emprint/Moran Printing

If you would like to help sponsor this charity event and be featured on event-marketing collateral, please contact Franz Borghardt at or Laura Siu Nguyen at