Second Place

Papa Bear's Bocce Tournament

Bocce (lawn bowling) is one of the most popular Italian games.  The Papa Bear's Italian Festival Bocce Tournament is a tradition that continues at our new downtown location.  Tournament play begins on Thursday and concludes with the championship game on Saturday evening.

Please click here to email our Bocce Chairman to register for our 2017 Tournament

Left to Right: John Gianfagna, Joe Davide, Fausto Gioiello, Gino Brienza

June 15-17, 2017  -  Downtown Canton, Ohio

First Place

Chairman's Award

Congratulations to our 2015 Bocce Tournament Winners !!!


Stark County

Congratulations to our 2016 Bocce Tournament Winners !!!

Women's First Place Team

Left to Right: Sabrina Wolf, Mr. Wolf (Father of the two girls), Mackenzie Wolf

Italian-American Festival

Left to Right: Chris Barnett, John Mizer, Greg Mizer, Larry Mizer