|Next up: BocceFest!
You love to play bocce, drink beer, and have fun in the sun. Good news: we have the perfect event for you! It's BocceFest and it's taking place August 9th at the shore in Lewes, DE! BocceFest is an all-day bocce tournament hosted by Major League Bocce and Dogfish Head Brewery with live music, tasty beer, and a killer ocean view. Teams from all over the Mid-Atlantic will be facing off for a cash prize and sweet Dogfish Head gear. Represent Philly and register today!
Plan Ahead for the Fall Season
Registration for all summer divisions has closed, but plan ahead and you can play bocce with us this Fall! Registration for the fall season will open Monday, August 18th. If you're not on our email list, what are you waiting for? Sign up and we'll keep you posted on all registration openings.
Philly is Ready to Roll this Summer
We're hosting bocce at 3 awesome locations this summer around the city. Check out our summer program below... if you're playing, you can find more information about your division on the schedule, standings, and division pages (links found at the top of the page).
Penn's Landing Wednesdays
Join us for our inaugural season at the new Spruce Street Harbor Park along the DE River, which features two BRAND NEW bocce courts! With waterfront views, and a floating bar barge, you can bet your a$$ this is going to be a fun division.
Center City Wednesdays
We are saying 'adios' to Penn Park and trying out new location at Eakins Oval along the Ben Franklin Parkway. Why? Because during league nights there will be a BEER GARDEN among other amenities for player to enjoy!
South Philly GLO Thursdays
Our biggest and most popular division returns for another season of GLO bocce at Jefferson Square! Yep, the bocce balls actually light up so you can roll all night. After games, the party heads to New Wave Cafe - woot!
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 will open in August. 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.
Stay in the Loop
Never miss out on another season: sign up on our mailing list and stay up to date on league openings and registration dates. Questions? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us on our Facebook page.
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