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    St. landry chamber hosts acadiana’s original culinary event
    OPELOUSAS, LA-  Making its annual return, the St. Landry Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 22nd Soiree Royale, a culinary competition and tasting event. It will take place on Monday, September 13th at the Evangeline Downs Event Center at 5:30 that evening. Proceeds from the event go to funding the Chamber’s annual scholarship program and promotes the Culture of Culinary Excellence in St. Landry Parish.
    “We are excited to bring back this event while sticking to our tradition of having one of the best culinary events in the state!” said Chamber President Raquel Manuel. “We hope to add some extra spice with new dishes, new chefs and even more fun for our guests.”
    Celebrity judges from across the state award first place winners for each of the seven culinary categories. Guest are encouraged to get in on the fun by sampling each dish and voting for the acclaimed “People’s Choice Award”. This year’s event is expected to have over 30 chefs from across the state with over 40 different dishes.
    “We have had so much support from the community every year and we are so happy to be able to give back to our youth and future leaders. Guests return every year because not only is it a one-of-a-kind culinary experience, but they know the Chamber has always been invested in the community and we always will be.” said Manuel.
    The St. Landry Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that promotes commerce and member businesses in St. Landry Parish. Since 1919, the Chamber has supported the business community through innovative programming and community events. Ticket purchases can be found by visiting the Chamber website at www.stlandrychamber/come or by calling the Chamber office at (337) 942-2683.

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