Pétanque Amelia Island Open

2017 Official Site


November 10-12, 2017

The largest Petanque event in the Americas welcomes players and spectators from around the world to this enchanted Florida island. Play unfolds alongside a harborfront and historic district that beckon with sunshine, shops, restaurants, and a true feeling of joie de vivre - not unlike the French Mediterranean coast, where the sport began. World champions join enthusiastic newcomes for competition and camaraderie.

What:    The 11th Open, International - and largest - Petanque Tournament in the USA.

Where:    On beautiful Amelia Island, Florida - at the downtown marina in Fernandina Beach
When:    November 10 - 12, 2017  
Who:    Open to anyone, teams of two players ('doubles'). Beginners, amateurs, advanced players and champions all play together in one big tournament.
How much: Total prize purse: $10,000   
Why:    Because it's so much fun!

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About Amelia Island

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.