UCPA Bocce Ball League Information

Sign up now for UCPA's 2019 Spring Bocce League!

Spring 2019 Bocce Ball Registration Packet
Fill out Registration Packet 
Submit by email to Activities Coordinator, Melanie Carlsen @ mcarlsen@ucpaloalto.com or turn into Administration Office  

Important Spring 2019 Dates

League Registration 
Opens February 19th, 2019 

Bocce Mixer 
Friday, March 1st, 2019 @6:30pm

Last Day to Register
Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 
Captain's Meeting
Thursday, March 21st, 2019 @ 6pm 

League Play 
Tuesday, March 26th - Thursday, May 2nd

Held during the weeks of May 7th and May 14th Time: TBD

League Format

Teams play for a period of 5 weeks plus 2 weeks for playoffs. Games will be timed. In the event a game cannot be played due to any outside reason, a draw will be declared. A team must have at least 4 players in attendance in order not to forfeit unless OK’ed by opposing team. There will be 2 seasons of UCPA’s Bocce league; the Fall Season runs from September to October and Spring Season runs from March to May. As the league populates, the Bocce league will be evaluated and time/date changes may occur.


Teams will play on either a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday night, depending on league assignments. Schedules will be distributed at the captains meeting.

 Game Times

Games will start immediately at 6:15pm and will run for about 1 ½  hours.

League Fees

The price per person is $75 (not including tax & gratuity). Includes light appetizers, wine & beer. 

Rules & Regulations

2019 Revised Bocce Ball League Rules & Regulations 


Forms are available by clicking this link or can be picked up in the Administration office. Forms can be turned in to the administration office or emailed to Melanie Carlsen at mcarlsen@ucpaloalto.com. League fees will be billed to the membership accounts.

UCPA Bocce Ball League FAQ’s

How do I sign up for Bocce Ball? 

Forms are available by clicking here and in the Administration office. Please return the forms to the Administration office or via email to Melanie Carlsen at mcarlsen@ucpaloalto.com

How many players can be on a team?

You must have at least 8 players to start a Bocce team and no more than 12. At least 4 players must be in attendance before a match starts in order not to forfeit. Each team must have a Captain.

Can I sign up as a single?

Of course! UCPA will work to place you on a team with others or with an incomplete team. Please let us know if you have an interest in being team captain, as one will be picked/decided for each team. 

When and where will the Bocce leagues be played? 

Bocce will be played at the 2 courts located near the Tennis Pavilion. Spring League 2019 starts March 26th. League play will be on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays at 6:15pm.

Will there be food and beverage available?

Light appetizers, wine & beer will be provided for members during league play. 

How much does it cost to be in a league? 

$75 per person (not including tax & gratuity). The money will go towards food & beverages for the league participants at every match.

Can children participate in UCPA Bocce Ball League? 
League play is for adults only. 

What is the dress code?
The dress code is casual. Closed-toe and comfortable shoes are recommended. 

What are the deadlines concerning Bocce?
Spring registration information will be available in February. 
League Registration: Opens on February 19th, 2019 
Last Day to Register: Monday, March 18th, 2019 – End of Day

Can any member play in UCPA Bocce League?
Yes, teams can be made up of any combination of adult members; all men, all women or co-ed, it’s up to you. 

Can guests play in the UCPA Bocce League? 
Yes, members are welcome to invite guests as long as there is space available. Members have first priority.


Rental Information 

General Information:

Bocce Use:
First come, first serve – unless reserved
                     2 Courts & 2 Bocce sets                  
     4 Hour Rental Maximum

Reservations: Contact Melanie Carlsen at mcarlsen@ucpaloalto.com and fill out the rental agreement 

Cancellations: Must be made 5 days prior to scheduled event or full charges will apply.

Hours: 9:00am – 10:00pm

Capacity: 30 People Maximum

Rental Fees: 10-20 People $100    21-30 People $150