2018

Pre-registration is now open for la Boule Cadienne’s 10th Annual International Pétanque Tournament and Festivities, co-sponsored by Alliance Française de Lafayette. The tournament will be held at Girard Park, and various events are scheduled from Friday March 9 through Sunday March 11, 2018, with the actual tournament being held on Saturday.  People of all skill levels are invited to participate in the tournament, including first-time players. Children are welcome to compete as well if supervised by an adult at all times. Pre-registration is posted on Eventbrite. Please consider pre-registration, as this helps us to plan for the event, especially for the meals.

You can purchase tickets using the following links:

Standard tournament registration ($20, includes lunch)
Student tournament registration ($10, includes lunch)
Jambalaya Cookout and music Saturday night ($10)

Tournament schedule is as follows:

Friday March 9

Noon Opening Ceremonies with Dignitaries and Picnic

Saturday March 10, 2018

8:00 – 8:50:  On site tournament Registration ($20, $10 for students)
9:00 – Noon: Qualifying Rounds
Noon - 13:30: BBQ lunch from Dwight’s restaurant and music by The Surprise Duo - Acoustic Swamp Pop Legends. (Included with tournament registration.)
13:30 - 17:30: Semi-finals,  finals, and award ceremony
19:30 - 21:30: Jambalaya Cookout and Live Louisiana Music by Zach Fuselier & Friends, Acoustic Cajun ($10)

Sunday March 11, 2018
Noon - until: Picnic and Leisure Games