|Fall Bocce: Your Best Excuse to Drink in Public
Don't miss your chance at a little fall ball in Philly! We've got three fantastic divisions for you to choose from: Wednesdays in Center City at Field House (indoor bocce), Thursdays in Northern Liberties at The Druid's Keep (NEW!), and Thursdays in South Philly at Jefferson Square (GLO bocce). Read on for more info and get your team registered today!
NEW: Northern Liberties Thursdays at The Druid's Keep
Introducing a brand new location in Northern Liberties this fall at The Druid's Keep. Roll every Thursday on the secluded outdoor patio. We'll be converting the 2 cornhole lanes into bocce courts for the season. Never worry about having to put your drink down as the bar is only steps away! Games run every 45 minutes starting from 6:30 pm through 9:30 pm. Register TODAY --- season starts 10/9 and registration closes 10/3.
South Philly GLO Thursdays: season starts 10/2
GLO hard or go home this fall at Jefferson Square in South Philly on Thursdays! The dwindling daylight of fall is perfect for GLO bocce games, where the balls actually light up. Games start slightly earlier at 6:30 and 7:30 pm. After games, party with the South Philly bocce family at New Wave Cafe, which provides discounts on food and beer! Registration closes 9/24 and the season starts 10/2.
Center City Wednesdays: season starts 10/15
Want to play bocce INDOORS on bocce courts? Head to the Field House in Center City on Wednesdays where you can roll with a beer in hand. Bocce at the bar certainly has it's perks! Games are at 6:30, 7:15, 8:00 and 8:45. Beer and food specials are always provided. The season starts 10/15 and registration closes 10/6.
Philly Says 'Good-bye' to Summer
So long summer, it was nice knowing ya! Thanks to all the folks who came out this past season to bocce hard every week. We had some good times across the city, with leagues in Penn's Landing, Center City, and South Philly. Congrats to all our first place champions! See below for winner info and get your butt into bocce this fall!
Penn's Landing Wednesdays: FagetaBocce
Center City Wednesdays: It's Always BOCCE in Philadelphia
South Philly GLO Thursdays: Balls Deep
Spring Season Rocked It
There's no doubt about it: Philly <3's BOCCE! This spring, over 500 enthusastic ballers signed up to play in one of our 4 divisions: University City, Northern Liberties, South Philly, and XFINITY Live! Did you miss your chance to play? Registration for the fall season is currently open. Or you can add your email address our mailing list to get updates about future seasons.
Thanks to Our Sponsors
Major Leauge Bocce is pleased to partner with the king of craft beer -- Dogfish Head -- as the League's official sponsor beer. Enjoy discounted drafts various Dogfish Head varieties at our sponsor bar locations throughout the city.
What Do We Play For?
Why would you sign up to play in a bocce league? Well, for one, there's the social aspect -- meeting people who like to have as much fun as you do. Second, there's the drinking which is mucho important. Third, we can't forget flip cup! But what are we all really playing for? Answer: a first place trophy, and a sizeable charity donation to the charity of your choosing! Oh, and bragging rights.
Rules and Scoring
We've got an official set of outdoor rules and an official set of indoor rules that the League abides by -- you can download and print them for reference.We recommend all newcomers at least take a glance before playing. Games are scored by point differential and only 1 team can score per frame. All games are 1 hour and played to 16 points.
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