Lawn Bocce Tournament
Colonel’s Row, Governors Island
Anyone who says bocce is a mellow game meant for grumpy old Italian men obviously has not experienced the RECESS tournament at Governors Island. With more than 120 co-ed players from various creative fields coming out to prove they can handle any ball, you’re in for a real treat!
If you’re coming from Manhattan, the free 5 minute ferry leaves Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan every half hr from 11am onwards. If you’re coming from Brooklyn, the ferry departs Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park and runs every 10 mins from 11am onwards.