Need an excuse for your 8 a.m. mimosa? At least this time you can say it’s for a good cause. The Sandhills Children’s Center is holding their 10th annual Backyard Bocce Bash this Saturday, August 19th at the Pinehurst Harness Track. Don’t miss this opportunity to put your pun creativity to good use as past team names have included: Over my dead bocce, Low hanging bocce and Totally boccin’. Teams of 4 will compete in the tournament starting at 8:45 a.m.until the champ is crowned. Online registration is closed but you can still get in on the action by calling 910-692-3323 to register. More information can be found here.