Italian Fest Bocce Tournament Info

The third leg of the bocce triple crown is just around the corner!  Here are the details.

When: Saturday, September 16th at 9 am

Where: Bocce courts are located in front of Syracuse City Hall – 233 E Washington St, Syracuse, NY 13202.  Parking is located in front of J. Ryans – 253 E Water St, Syracuse, NY 13202.

How Much:  $80 per team/$20 per player

Details:

  • This is a 4 on 4 tournament played inside a court, on grass, all players much roll each shot.
  • Double Elimination
  • Games start at 9am and will go until 5pm-ish if you win the whole thing.
  • I suggest having at least one player show up at 8:30am to register their team.
  • If you want to play but need teammates join this group:  teammates https://www.facebook.com/groups/1221969951242261/?source=create_flow
  • The 1 on 1 tournament, the Turbo Bocce playoffs, and the Italian Fest make up the Syracuse bocce triple crown.  Win any of these three tournaments and everlasting glory is yours!
  • Choose who will be your team captain ahead of time, each team needs a captain and only the captain can question the officials calls.
  • First place team wins $200.  Second place team wins $160.  Third place team wins $100.
  • More info available at the Italian Fest website HERE.
  • For a little Festa Italia (this festival’s proper name, even though nobody seems to call it that) history click HERE.

Enjoy some pics of past winners!