Who’s traveling to Baltimore in early June to compete in the First Annual Baltimore Bocce Classic? Bryan Schwabline and I talked today and he has released the details to me. The first 16 teams to register and pay will be guaranteed a spot. Bryan, Dino Basso and Gianni Andracchio are running this event on the public bocce courts in Baltimore’s Little Italy during the St. Anthony’s Festival . Get more details here. – Joe Bocce
For those in the Philly area who love to play outdoor bocce, be sure to register early for these leagues. If you are a newbie or a veteran player, you are welcome!
This year the All-American Liberty Bocce Leagues company has expanded and now plays in Manayunk.
Mad River Manayunk Wednesday Night League at the Manayunk River Brewery:
- April 11 – May 30, 2018
Fairmount Tuesday and Wednesday Night Leagues at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Field at 6:30 PM:
- April 17 – June 5 (Tuesdays)
- April 18 – June 6 (Wednesdays)
Gary Scarmack sent me the details for the 2018 Bessemer Croatian Club Winter Bocce Tournament today. Follow the link to the details in our event calendar.
- $160 / 4 Person Team
- 100% Payout
In our Tournaments Calendar, we now have all the information you need to play and stay at the 2018 World Series of Bocce. This year is the 45th Anniversary and it’s expected that over 100 Open Division Teams (All Men or Mixed) and over 36 Ladies Teams will participate. Over $30,000 in prizes will be awarded.
The 2018 Southern California Bocce League winter meetings have wrapped up and the schedule for tournaments has been made. Today I got a copy and will put the events in the calendar shortly, but to keep you from waiting longer, I will list them now. All of them cost $180 / 4 person team.
- April 8th: 4S Bocce Club @ 4S Ranch Community Park – San Diego
- April 29th: Downey Bocce Club @ Barbara Riley Comm. Center – Downey
- May 20th: Encinitas Bocce Club @ Oakcrest Park – Encinitas
- June 10th: Poway Bocce Club @ Community Park, – Poway
- July 15th: Hawthorne Bocce Club @ Memorial Park – Hawthorne
- Aug. 5th: South Bay Bocce Club @ Columbia Park – Torrance
- Sept. 23rd: San Pedro Bocce Club @ Berth 95 – San Pedro
- Oct. 7th: Laguna Niguel Bocce Club @ Marina Park
If you have a bocce tournament or bocce club or facility that you want listed, please email me and I will certainly get it on the page. Please include your club name, bocce contact, phone, email, website, Facebook page, other social media, physical address, a digital copy of your logo, photos from events and any info about leagues and tournaments. Look at some other club / venue pages to see what your page can look like.
Have you registered to play in any tournaments for this coming February?
2/23 – 2/25: Las Vegas Open Bocce Tournament – hosted by Frank and Guy DeSantis at the South Point Hotel in Las Vegas, NV
Who’s going to help raise $80,000 for The Arc of the Piedmont this year?
Every dollar raised will be matched by The Perry Foundation to help The Arc in purchasing and renovating its NEW Activity Building that helps people with Developmental Disabilities in Virginia participate and interact in the community!
Sign up to play in the July 3, 2017 in this Charity / Fundraiser Bocce Tournament at Kardinal Hall in Charlottesville, VA. Click the image below for registration info.
The 5th annual Bocce Tournament at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Festival will take place from July 12 – July 16, 2017 in Niles, OH.
4 Person Teams, $125 / Team, Registration Deadline is July 1, 2017
Link here for all the details and the registration form in our calendar of events.
Hot off the press…from Mike Frabotta
This club with 3 beautiful synthetic bocce courts will host 4 groups in this round robin event, starting on Friday night and continuing with pool play on Saturday. The top 3 teams from the 4 pools will square off in the playoffs on Sunday. Payouts awarded to the top 6 spots.
Details of the event and contact info to sign up with Mike are in the event calendar.