The Legation Boules Club celebrates the game of pétanque through friendship, community and sharing of knowledge.

About Pétanque

(pronounced "pay-tonk")

The Légation Boules Club (LBC) of Austin is for people who want to learn and practice playing the game of pétanque. The LBC got it's name from French Legation where we normally play every weekend.

Where to Play?

Where players gather each week

Tournaments and other happenings

Latest Blog Posts

Museum Day at the French Legation

Play at the Legation – Sunday, September 19, 2021

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Portland Tournament Pictures

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Bastille Day at the Winery Pictures

" About half of all my good friends are people I met through playing pétanque." - Peter G.

" It's really easy to get started playing pétanque, but there is no limit to how good you can get." - Mary S.

If you have ever been curious about the famous French game of pétanque the now is the time to learn how to play and meet some new friends. It's fun! And we will be happy to show you how to get started. Just click the button below.