Park Commission Recruiting Teams for Bocce League

Bocce league at Somerset County Park Commission Colonial Park in Somerset.

Submitted by Somerset County Park Commission.

The Somerset County Park Commission has announced that the 7th annual Spring Adult Bocce League will begin play at the Colonial Park Bocce Courts on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

The League is open to all adults age 18 and over. League play will be on Tuesday evenings beginning May 1 from 6:15 P.M.to 8:30 P.M. Teams of 2 players will compete through Tuesday, June 19, concluding with playoffs and the League Championship.

The 8 permanent professional grade Bocce Courts are located at Colonial Park Parking Lot F off Mettlers Road in Somerset, New Jersey.

Bocce is a relaxed but strategic game that gained popularity with the influx of Italian immigrants at the turn of the 20th century. It is a calming, competitive way to spend time outdoors in the pleasant company of friends.

Teams may register by calling the Park Commission at 908-722-1200, ext. 5226. There is no registration fee.

The Adult Bocce League plays a six-week summer season followed by a week of playoffs. The season culminates with a Championship Match and picnic dinner for all participants at the Colonial Park bocce facility.

For information, call 908-722-1200 ext. 5226

Information on all Somerset County Park Commission activities may be found on the Internet at www.somersetcountyparks.org. Like us on Facebook and Twitter.


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