Tournaments

The BBC hosts numerous events throughout the year in addition to our tournaments. This includes work parties, birthday parties, special olympics trainings, rookie days (orientation), bocce socials, and Italian American Club events.  See the full list below. To see about adding your event, contact Tanner Petry (tanner@burlingtonbocce.com). 

Likely 2019 Calendar 

May 4 (SAT) 10AM-4PM – Clean up day

May 5 (SUN) 1PM – Bocce Orientation and Instruction FREE

May 11 (SAT) 1PM – Bocce Orientation and Instruction (repeat) FREE

May 19 (MON) – Doubles League Rosters Due – $40/team

May 28 (MON) – Doubles Leagues Start

June 16 (SUN) – Vermont Italian American Club Event

June 22 (SAT) 1PM – Novice Singles Tournament FREE

June 29 (SAT) 1PM – Novice Doubles Tournament FREE

July 12-14 – World Series of Bocce Tournament in Rome $200/team

July 14 (SUN) – Vermont Italian American Club Event

July 20 (SAT) 11AM – Summer Open Singles Tournament $5pp

July 27 (SAT) 11AM – Summer Open Doubles Tournament $5pp

August 10 (SAT) 10AM – Seniors Tournament (50+) – Singles $5pp

August 17 (SAT) 10AM – Senior Tournament (50+) – Doubles $5pp

August 18 (SUN) – Vermont Italian American Club Event

August 24 (SAT) 1PM – Bocce Skills Competition $5pp

August 31 (SAT) 10AM – State Singles Tournament $10pp

September 7 (SAT) 10AM – State Doubles Tournament $10pp

September 18 (SUN) – Vermont Italian American Club Event

September 21 (SAT) 11AM – Doubles League Tournament and Picnic

*Sunday Bocce Socials – 4:30pm

Every Sunday at 4pm is the Bocce Social. Nothing formal, just an opportunity for fun play.  

Tournament Key

Most tournaments are single or double elimination, depending on number of participants/teams. Over 20 generally requires single elimination. Most are $5 per person, States are $10 per person.

Novice Tournaments are open to anyone who has not finished First or Second in previous BBC tournaments. A favorite of newer players.

Open Tournaments are open to anyone. All ages and skill levels.

Seniors Tournaments are open to anyone 55+.

Skills Challenge is a set of 8 events testing your abilities, top scores at the end win.

State Tournaments are open to anyone, that currently includes out of state players.

League Picnic limited to Doubles League Participants.