NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - A Northern Kentucky staple, Pompilios restaurant wants to welcome the public to the 2011 Jerry Ramundo Memorial Bocce Tournament, located at 6th and Washington Streets in Newport. The games start Monday, October 3 through Thursday, October 6 with four teams playing at 7 p.m. and four teams playing at 9 p.m., rain or shine.
Sixteen bocce teams will battle it out for the final two positions in Thursday’s Tournament of Champions where the semi-final game is at 7 p.m. and the final game is at 9 p.m. At 8 p.m. Thursday night, a buffet will be available for all participating players. Drink specials are being offered, as well as all regular menu items.
Pompilios Bocce Leagues began in 1991. Each year, 128 players (64 two-person teams) sign up to compete in the bocce league.