St. Patrick’s Day On The Bayou

 

Event Information

Friends of Bayou Lafourche is proud to sponsor St. Patrick’s Day on the Bayou. The event will include a series of paddle races followed by a social area with food & drink vendors, and live music. Gates open and food ready for purchase at 1PM. Live music will begin at 5pm with Russ Cheramie Acoustic and The Soul Surviviors at 7PM.

Paddle Races Information

All paid race entries receive an event t-shirt, post-race drink, and free admission to social area.

Races will begin from access point located near downtown Thibodaux. They will travel half the distance up the bayou then return to the start/finish line. Trophies awarded to winner of each category.

Fun Paddle Race
  • 1-mile round trip
  • Race Begins at 1:30PM
  • Categories
    • Single Adult Paddle Board
    • Single Adult Kayak, Canoe, or Pirogue
    • Tandem Adults kayak, Canoe, or Pirogue
    • Tandem 1 Adult, 1 Youth (12 years or younger) Kayak, Canoe, or Pirogue
  • Entry Costs
    • $30 pre-registration (before March 17th), $35 race day entry
    • $15 per youth (12 years or younger, MUST be accompanied by adult)
Competitive Paddle Race
  • 3-mile round trip
  • Race Begins at 2:30PM
  • Categories
    • Single Person Paddle Board
    • Single Person Kayak, Canoe, or Pirogue
  • Entry Costs
    • $30 pre-registration (before March 17th), $35 race day entry
Cardboard Boat  Dash
  • 100 yard dash
  • Races begin at 4:00PM
  • The only materials allowed to construct a boat are cardboard and tape
  • Teams may be comprised of up to 6 members, and with no more than 3 team members allowed to race in the boat.
  • Entry Costs
    • $25 pre-registration (before March 17th), $30 race day entry per participant (up to 3 race participants per team
  • Detailed Cardboard Boat Rules

*PFD’s (personal floatation device) are required. Must provide your own.

*must be present 1 hour prior to race


Paddle Race Entry – Early Registration
Size T-Shirt
Size T-Shirt #2 (tandem entries)
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