The annual Ice Bocce Tournament is held the first Saturday in February each year. People come from all across the state to take part in this fun winter-time activity. Held on Girl Lake in front of Patricks, the scene is full of funny costumes, competitive Bocce games, and good times being had by all.
Teams consist of 4 people and must be co-ed (max of 2 Men--may have additional Women). The competition is limited to 64 teams. Tournament coordinator Craig Johnson urges players to register early, as the roster fills up fast. Registration form for 2016 coming soon. Please mail registration forms to:
PO Box 508
Longville, MN 56655
Cash prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th place teams and a trophy is presented to the champions. There are also cash prizes for best team name and best dressed team.
Patrick's Fine Dining is open for food and beverages and to offer a warm place for participants. Registration the day of the tournament begins at 9 AM, with competition beginning at 10 AM.
Be sure to check out the Longville Ice Bocce Tournament Facebook page for photos and updates.