Welcome to the Portland Pétanque Club (PPC). The PPC is located at the North end of Westmoreland Park in Southeast Portland (set GPS at: 7535 SE 23rd Ave. Portland, OR 97202).

About PPC. Read about the club background and how we developed. Also some photographs of build-out of our terrain.

Our mailing address is: PO Box 82866 Portland, OR 97282

All are invited to join us on the courts. We offer all levels of play, from beginner to experienced and we’ll teach you what you need to know to play. Lesson are FREE and we have boules for you to use while you decide if pétanque is your kind of game.

We play all year, meeting regularly on Wednesday’s & Sunday’s at noon plus we host social events and competitive tournaments throughout the year for all skill levels.

Come join us and play the great game with the funny name!

PPC in the News!

Watch the KGW Channel 8 interview and the KATU Channel 2 interview!

Corporate and Team Events — Hold your next team event at PPC. We host corporate team building events for groups as well as family and club events. Pétanque is a great game to engage your team. Contact us for more information.

Lodging & sightseeing suggestions for our out-of-town guests – If you’re from out of town please visit our suggestions page for places to stay and other things to do besides playing pétanque.


PPC is an affiliate of the FPUSA, the Federation of Pétanque U.S.A., which is the United States member of the F.I.P.J.P, the international pétanque organization uniting 94 national federations with more than 600,000 licensed players worldwide.


1st PPC tournament, August 2002Picnic & Petanque 9-8-01