Second Annual Bocce Tournament & Italian Festival Sept. 3 & 4 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

Dover, DE, July 27, 2011 --( Dover Downs Hotel & Casino will present the Second Annual Bocce Tournament & Italian Festival on Saturday, Sept. 3 and Sunday, Sept. 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Festivities will take place in the Rollins Center and include live bocce ball competitions, entertainment, Italian wines and authentic Italian food specialties, cooking demonstrations, contests and a marketplace.

Admission is $5 for all, at the door. Teams interested in participating in the Bocce Tournament should contact Jeannine Lahey at 302-857-2166 or to register now. All events are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice. For more information on the tournament, visit


Owned by Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE), Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® is a premier gaming and entertainment resort destination in the Mid-Atlantic region. Gaming operations consist of approximately 2,600 slots and a full complement of table games including poker. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites and amenities including a full-service spa/salon, concert hall and 35,000 sq. ft. of multi-use event space. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April, and horse racing is simulcast year-round. Professional football parlay betting is accepted during the season. Additional property amenities include multiple restaurants from fine dining to casual fare, bars/lounges and retail shops. For more information, please visit
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