Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley celebrated 60 years in operation in Bossier Parish last week. This milestone was marked by a ribbon-cutting ceremony and the unveiling of a historical marker.
60 Years of Great Fun: A Celebration at the Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley
Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley was excited to celebrate its 60th year of operation last week.
Since its opening in 1957, Holiday Lanes has been operated by the same family who founded it. That is 60 years of dedication to the community. That support continues to this day. Holiday Lanes is a safe, fun, and modern bowling center with expanded facilities and a variety of amenities for guests, teams, leagues, and family bowlers to add to the storied history. It is also the oldest bowling alley in the state of Louisiana.
Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley: A Bossier Parish Community Partner
With so many options to spend a Saturday night with friends or family, Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley is proud to offer one of the most dependable forms of entertainment – bowling! This place is the backdrop for many families’ memories over the years. It is a family affair that has become an integral part of the Bossier Parish community.
Lisa Johnson, president of the Bossier Chamber of Commerce, said, “Because you are such a staple in our community, you have a historical sign for everyone to remember your history forever!”
“We are so fortunate to have a facility like this in Bossier that has not only survived but improved over the years. This is a fun place for people of all ages. A record of sixty years is pretty impressive,” commented Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker.
Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley: Fun for all Ages
The bowling center offers various programs for guests, including open bowling, bumper bowling, glow bowling, leagues, youth programs, and bowling tournaments. Currently, they have a “Kids Bowl Free” promotion for registered children ages 2-15 (shoe rental not included.) Other amenities at the bowling center include a modern arcade, birthday parties for kids, teens, adults, and space for fundraisers and company parties.
The Arcade is particularly fun for all ages, featuring 49 games of skill, luck, and chance.
On-site, guests enjoy a bite to eat at Striker’s Cafe. Grab a snack or share a meal with family and friends. You are sure to find a tasty treat with a little of everything from savory starters to mouth-watering desserts.
“We are glad to have the opportunity to celebrate 60 years of great fun at The Bowling Center. This organization will continue providing a safe, friendly environment for our guests and community for many more years to come,” stated Melanie Coleman, owner, and daughter of Don Coleman, founder.
“See you soon,” Melanie concluded. “It’s been 60 years of great fun!” Holiday Lanes Bowling Alley can be found at 3316 Old Minden Road in Bossier City, Louisiana.