Battle For The Paddle | United Way of St. Charles

Battle For The Paddle


2023 Battle for the Paddle

Thursday, October 5, 2023

Edward A. Dufresne Community Center

274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway

Luling, Louisiana




Register to Cook HERE





Can you cook? Do you make the best gumbo, best jambalaya, or best pastalaya?
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", "Best Pastalaya", 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 21, 2023
Late Registration: $200 beginning Friday, September 22, 2023

For more information or view rules, click here.

Traffic, shuttle, & parking info: COMING SOON.

View photos of the 2022 Battle for the Paddle here.

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