Whatcom County – The Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center (WDRC) and Boccemon invite the community to join the excitement of 32 teams, sponsored by businesses from around the state, battling for the championship in the biggest bocce tournament in the Pacific NW.
The 15th Annual Bellingham Bay Bocce Tournament will be held on Saturday, May 6th from 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Bellingham Sportsplex. Community members are encouraged to attend this free, family-friendly event that includes:
• Boundary Bay beer garden
• Salmon BBQ lunch
• Raffle drawings for over $2,000 in local prizes and gift certificates
• A Kids’ Area including: bounce houses, face painting, and kids’ games.
9:30 – Doors open
10:00 – The round robin tournament- each team plays three games
12:00 – A $10 Salmon BBQ lunch begins
1:00 – The single elimination tournament will begin
3:30 – The championship match
Thanks to Boccemon, tournament host and title sponsor, all proceeds from this event will benefit the WDRC and their mission “to provide and promote constructive and collaborative approaches to conflict through mediation, training, facilitation and community education.”