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Northern Liberties Thursdays*  Bocce · Co-Ed Bar Bocce

Fall 2019
Sep 19 ’19
Oct 31 ’19
Registration Dates:
Aug 12 ’19 – Aug 19 ’19 early bird
Aug 20 ’19 – Sep 8 ’19 regular
Sep 9 ’19 – Sep 16 ’19 late
North Bowl
North Bowl
Minimum age:
21 years old
Age as of:
Sep 19 ’19
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Team Fees
Early Bird $40.00 per player + $1.95 Processing Fee
Regular $50.00 per player + $1.95 Processing Fee
Late $65.00 per player + $1.95 Processing Fee
Individual Fees
Early Bird $40.00 + $1.95 Processing Fee
Regular $50.00 + $1.95 Processing Fee
Late $65.00 + $1.95 Processing Fee

Northern Liberties Thursdays

Play Bocce on Thursdays* on the 2 courts in the beer garden at North Bowl in Northern Liberties.  Games start at 6:30pm and run every 45 minutes throughout the night. Celebrate your win or commiserate your loss at the bar all night long with all of your new best friends in Philly

*Please note: North Bowl is closing the beer garden on Friday, 11/1. Therefore, the last night of games this fall is Thursday, 10/31. To fit in all our games, "Week 4" will be played Tuesday, 10/8. We are also planning ahead for rain make-ups. Please keep 10/15 & 10/22 open in the event of any weather-related cancellations. Full schedule below.

Season Schedule
Week 1 - 9/19
Week 2 - 9/26
Week 3 - 10/3
Week 4 - 10/8 (Tuesday)
Week 5 - 10/10
Week 6 - 10/17
Week 7 - 10/24
Week 8 - 10/31

Rain make-up dates: 10/15 & 10/22 (if needed)

Bar Location
North Bowl
909 N 2nd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Bar Specials
Our sponsor beer, Dogfish Head will be on special all season exclusively for bocce players at $4/pint. Our sponsor bar also provides a handful of menu items discounted during League nights.
Things to Know on Game Nights
Each night, make sure to check in with a Black Shirt upon arrival. Please be on time and ready to play each week. A minimum of 2 players are required to avoid a forfeit during regular season games (a min. of 3 players are required for playoffs). When you are done with your game, report your score to a Black Shirt, and of course enjoy bocce specials at the bar and make some new best friends.  Standings and pictures will be updated on the website a few days after games.

How Do You Play?
This league will be governed by our Bar Bocce Permanent Court rules. Games will be played to 14 points or 45 minutes, whichever comes first. See our Bocce Rules page for more details.

Rain Rain Go Away
In the event we need to cancel games due to lousy weather, we'll post the news on our Facebook page as well as send out an e-mail update by 4pm on game day. Any cancelled games will be made up at a later date.
Winner Takes All
What do you get for being a bocce champion this season? The bocce team that ultimately reigns supreme garners bragging rights, a trophy, and commemorative Major League Bocce pint glasses
or koozies! Good luck to all teams!
Dogfish Head Ticket Contest
Drink beer, get rewarded! Every time you order a Dogfish Head beer you get a ticket from your bartender or server. Write your bocce team name on your tickets, turn them in to the ticket bucket and at the end of the night, the tickets will be used towards the nightly raffle at the bar as well as towards the grand prize at the end of the season.
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