No admission charge
Spectators welcomed as 16 of the best players in the world compete for a $10,000 grand
Join us as Oakland County welcomes 16 of the most skilled bocce players in the world as they
across the globe to the largest and most elaborate bocce facility in the United States known as
Palazzo di Bocce.
With sponsorship from the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Palazzo di Bocce is hosting a
bocce tournament like no other. International Rules with 16 players from 8 countries and the
Best of the Best bocce athletes in the world!
The event is offering a chance for spectators to see how the game is authentically played. The
sport of bocce is special on many fronts: Any age can play, low risk to injury, mental exercise
entertainment, inexpensive and allows a team or individual to strive for excellence.
The tournament will take place Friday July 20 and Saturday July 21 2018. We are encouraging
everyone to bring family & friends young or old to cheer for Palazzo players Jason and Jose who
will represent the team USA. Jason and Jose have been and will continue practicing hard because
they want to win 1st place for themselves, for Palazzo di Bocce, for Lake Orion, Oakland County
and for the USA!
Dining room open during regular business hours
(Reservations highly recommended)
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Nicolas Pretto Dru
Pablo Daniel Apez
Gustavo Henrique Karbowski
Rodolfo Samuel Galves Monsalve
Vittorio Barbano Vergara
Download Tournament Rules (supplied by the USBF)