St. Pats Parade Recap

Lets talk about St. Patrick the man. He drove the snakes out of Ireland, right? Wrong! There were never any snakes in Ireland and St. Patrick never drove anything out of anywhere.  Born poor, in 4th century Ireland; he might as well have been born in a grave. In fact, the only worldly possession he had was no snakes. But he turned that into sainthood, a holiday, and our magnificent parade float.  He was just some guy starving in the wilderness, but he found a way to change his luck. He took nothing and turned it into . . . this . . .

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Syracuse St. Patrick’s Day Parade Recap

Turbo Bocce put a float in the St. Patrick’s Day parade.   We celebrated our champions, gave out free beer, candy and tee shirts, and also recreated the parade scene from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

Its true, we did it, and I have proof.

St. Pats Parade Pic

You are probably wondering how something like this came to pass . . . so I’ll tell you.

Turbo Bocce’s history with Ferris Bueller goes all the way back to 2006.  Back then we were tried splitting the league into two different divisions.  We decided that the best way to break up the divisions would be to put all the crazy people in one division and all … Read More »

Look For Syracuse St. Pat’s Parade Turbo Bocce Float

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The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is Satruday March 12th, at Noon.  If you would like to join the fun and march with us email paul@turbobocce.com, everyone is invited!

UPDATE: The Turbo Bocce float will be in the second to last group, so look for our float any time between 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm depending on where you happen to be standing along the parade route. http://syracusestpatricksparade.org/doc…/2016greensheets.pdf

 

Turbo Bocce’s 2016 New Year’s Resolutions

In Chronological Order:

Break the Guinness World Record for Longest Marathon Bocce Match

January 23 & 24

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There will be two parties associated with breaking this record. One on Saturday, January 23rd at 8:00pm at the Ukrainian National Home’s third floor ball room –  1317 W Fayette St, Syracuse, NY 13204. A second on Sunday, January 24th at Noon. There will be food, drinks, music, and games, as well as a chance to watch a world record being set. If you’d like to break the record yourself, you can, but it wont be easy, you have to put together a team of eight … Read More »