National Bowling Day is celebrated the second Saturday in August, and Southern California has no shortage of places to get your strike on! Stay out of the gutter, and be sure to ask about special National Bowling Day deals.
Here are our picks for the Best Bowling Alleys in the I.E. and O.C.:
Big Al’s in Ontario: Two bowling lounges, an arcade, and sports bar. A family-friendly atmosphere but there’s also a “21+ Playground” with pool, ping pong, and shuffleboards.
Round 1 at the Moreno Valley Mall: Billiards, karaoke, darts, and ping-pong!
BowlMor in Anaheim: Blacklight bowling and free wi-fi. Need we say more?
Bowlium in Montclair: Cosmic Bowling on Saturday & Sunday afternoons!
Empire Bowl Redlands: Check out Glow and Bowl on Friday and Saturday nights!
Del Rosa Lanes in San Bernardino: Relax in the King Pin Lounge or in the cafe before, after, or between games!
Lucky Strike in Orange: Plasma TVs, shuffleboard, and billiards.
Chaparrel 300 in Chino Hills: Full bar, karaoke, live music, DJs, pool tables, shuffleboard, darts, & lots of HD TVs!
Arlington Lanes in Riverside: Voted Best Bowling in the Inland Empire by the Press Enterprise!
AMF Hemet Lanes: A pro shop, bar, and leagues for all skills and ages.
Big Bear Bowling Barn: Also featuring the Alley Oops Sports Bar, with darts and billiards, too.
Temecula Lanes: You can’t go wrong with a place that has pictures from “The Big Lebowski!”
Chaparrel Lanes in San Dimas: Cosmic Bowling on Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays!
Rim Bowling and Entertainment Center in Crestline: Full bar, Giuseppe’s Italian Pizzeria, and a Subway!