|It's Time for a Little Fall Ball!
Summer is never long enough... but the good news is fall bocce is right around the corner! Right now you can sign up for two Fall divisions: Wednesdays in Center City at Field House (indoor bocce) and Thursdays in South Philly at Jefferson Square (GLO bocce). And if you register by 8/26, you'll save $10 on the season! Get your roll on this fall and register today!
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!
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.
Philly is on a 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.
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