End the Summer in style with the most exciting and action packed weekend of lacrosse and nightlife. If you are looking for a great lacrosse weekend (August 19 – 21) in Boston, this is the tournament for your team. A tournament has sprung up in the heart of South Boston that focuses on the needs of its participants. Featuring 28 men’s teams, 6 women’s teams and a beach the Surf N Turf is the first tournament of its kind.
Teams will play 4 games throughout the weekend while also having the opportunity to enjoy Boston nightlife.
The tournament kicks off its schedule Friday night at 5pm with games that are then followed by a pig roast for tournament participants. Saturday brings on a 3 game schedule followed by the Dine Around. Teams are matched up with hot spots around Boston including, Scholars, Mija, Telegraph Hill, Stadium, Symphony 8, Jerry Remys, Stella, Church and Globe. They are invited to have a free meal at the restaurant at the conclusion of their Saturday games.
A tournament party featuring DJ Nestle quick is on tap at Scholars in Boston. All participants are invited to come out to the party and enjoy the music and the city. Performances from Danny Tucker and The Vibe tribe are also set for the weekend.
Sunday brings playoffs and the money game. The teams on the women’s side and the men’s side that win the tournament will win $500. The Surf N Turf is the only tournament that awards a cash prize to its champions. Five teams are playing for a good cause this year, TeamUSO, Freedom Fighters, Watts Grande, Kicking it for Cam and CroART Nation.
Alex Pitocchelli is a Marketing and PR consultant for CroART Lacrosse. As a member of the CroART Nation he is committed to help promote the spread of the game and CroART initiatives. He is a active member in the Massachusetts lacrosse community. You can email him at [email protected].