Battle For The Paddle | United Way of St. Charles

Battle For The Paddle


2021 Battle for the Paddle

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Edward A. Dufresne Community Center

274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway

Luling, Louisiana


Featuring Live Music by 
"Five Finger Discount"


Can you cook? Do you make the best gumbo or the best jambalaya?
Test your skills! 
Enter the Battle, and win the Paddle!

 This is a  fun, family event that invites family, business, and industry teams from across the region to compete for the titles of
"Best Jambalaya" and "Best Gumbo".

Any team who wants to try to win the paddle is invited!


Open to the Public:


Includes Unlimited Samples

Cooking Team Registration: $175 through Thursday, September 30, 2021
Late Registration: $200 beginning Friday, October 1, 2021

For more information or to register a cooking team, click here.

Traffic, shuttle, & parking info: COMING SOON.

View photos of the 2018 Battle for the Paddle winners here and additional photos from the event here

For more information, contact Tamara Plattsmier (985) 331-9063;