Join us for our first-ever double-elimination cornhole tournament!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Louisiana has launched a new fundraiser for 2021 to directly support their mentoring programs for youth in SWLA. Hosted by Crying Eagle Brewing, Bags & Brew 2021 will be an outdoor double-elimination cornhole tournament that will take place on March 27th, 2021 starting at 12:00pm (1165 E McNeese Street in Lake Charles).

The event will include VIP team registration (ages 21+) at $125 per team and general registration (all ages) at $100 per team. Included in VIP team registration are tournament entry, 1 Bags & Brew commemorative cup per player that can be used during the event, 4 beer tickets per player, and VIP area access. Included in general team registration are 2 beer tickets per player and tournament entry. Spectator VIP tickets (ages 21+) are available for $25 per person and include 1 Bags & Brew commemorative cup and VIP area access. Spectator VIP tickets do NOT include entry into the tournament. PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY. Registration deadline is Friday, March 19th at 4pm.

There are only 30 VIP teams and 120 regular teams available so register today! Each team will be notified the week of the event as to when their bracket play is scheduled. Prize package awarded to the 1stplace winning team and consolation prize awarded to 2nd place team! BBBS-SWLA will also be partnering with Lyft to offer a “safe ride” option for Bags & Brew attendees. Discount code provided with ticket purchase.

Bags & Brew 2021 event t-shirts NOW AVAILABLE for purchase online and on the day of the event for $20.00 per shirt. Event shirts are not included in registration. CLICK IMAGE BELOW FOR PURCHASE. 

*Community Health and Safety Directives will be adhered to according to COVID-19 safety regulations*

For more information on Bags & Brew 2021 or event sponsorship information, contact Alex Stinchcomb, Marketing & Development Manager at 337-478-5437, ext. 114 or [email protected]. Follow BBBS-SWLA on social media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children achieve success in school, helps them avoid risky behaviors such as getting into fights and trying drugs and alcohol, and helps them improve their self-confidence. We hold ourselves accountable to our supporters by regularly measuring our impact

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Big Brothers Big Sisters seeks to change the lives of children facing adversity between 6 and 18 years of age. Our network of volunteers, donors and supporters comes from all walks of life, all backgrounds, all corners of the country.

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Our unique brand of one-to-one mentoring, in which a child facing adversity is carefully matched with a caring adult mentor in a relationship supported by professional Big Brothers Big Sisters staff members, changes lives for the better forever.

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