Ninth annual Bingo for Babies set for March 12

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The ninth annual Bingo for Babies event is set for Thursday, March 12 at he Knights of Columbus Hall in Gonzales. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the games begin at 6 p.m. 

Over 200 guests are expected to pack the Knights of Columbus Hall in Gonzales for this very popular event, and tickets are available now.

Ten games of bingo and a jambalaya dinner provided by the Jambalaya Festival Association are included in the ticket price. Drinks and dessert will be available for a small donation. “Rocking Babies” is this year’s theme for the annual T-Shirt contest. Register your team to participate by calling Genevieve Pearson today at 225-249-5082. The night concludes with a black out game, and the winner will take home a flat screen TV courtesy of EATEL.

Tickets are $15 per person, over 21 only, and can be purchased at City Hall, online at or by calling 225-249-5082. All proceeds benefit the March of Dimes, whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.