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

Papa Bear's Bocce Tournament

First Place

Women's First Place Team

Congratulations to our 2015 Bocce Tournament Winners !!!


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.

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

Italian-American Festival

Second Place

Congratulations to our 2016 Bocce Tournament Winners !!!

Chairman's Award

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

June 15-17, 2017  -  Downtown Canton, Ohio

Stark County