Join Dat Dads’ Club of Luling as we host the MOTHER of all cookoffs.  We will be hosting a team PASTALAYA cookoff at Monsanto Park  WESTBANK BRIDGEPARK on August 19, 2017.  Open to the public at 11am.  Ten gallon minimum pots required.  This will be a true ‘MAY THE BEST TEAM WIN’ event as the public will get to vote for their favorite 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams.  Votes will be tallied and prizes will be awarded.  This cookoff will be fundraiser to benefit two local families:

Rebecca Tassara 

On July 22, 2016, Rebecca (38) was diagnosed with stage 3a (t3n6mo) invasive ductal adenocarcinoma an aggressive, rare form of breast cancer. She is a wife and mother of four young children and is a resident of St. Charles Parish.

Ann Martinez 

On April 10, 2017, Ann (31) was also diagnosed with invasive ductal adenocarcinoma. She is a wife and a mother of two young children and she works as a veterinary oncology nurse. Ann resides in Luling, LA.

Dat Dads’Club of Luling is a 501c3 Louisiana licensed non-profit. We strive to donate 100% of funds collected for events to the beneficiaries.

“Gradoux on the Bayou!”

Individual Tickets

Individual tickets are on sale now.  Advanced adult tickets can be purchased for $10 each.  Kids (7-12) tickets must be purchased at the gate and are $5 each.  6 and under are free.  Tickets will be on sale at the gate for $15 each.

Team Entry

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Event Sponsorship

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Dat Dads’ Club of Luling is a 501(c)(3) public charity and a licensed Louisiana non-profit. All donations are tax deductible subject to IRS rules. Determination Letter