Bowling is like taking a road test: the only way to win is to knock over more obstacles than everyone else. Cruise to victory with today’s Groupon: for $5, you get two games of bowling with shoe rental at Sparetimes Bowling in Hampton (up to a $15.20 value).
Flaunting 32 lanes equipped with advanced scoring systems, Sparetimes regales bowlers in a smoke-free, family-friendly sanctum perfect for crushing the organized existence of standing pins. Expert orb hurlers can bisect lanes with a perfect strike, and less precise rollers can activate the automatic bumpers to nullify meddling gutters and counteract bowling balls plagued by vertigo. For when bowling subsides, Sparetimes provides a game room, full-service food and beverage area, and sports bar with pool tables, six TVs, electronic darts, and banter about the difficulties of moonwalking in bowling shoes.
Bowling at Sparetimes is all about fun and convenience. Bumpers in each of the 32 lanes rise and fall with ease so that parents and children can share a lane, and an automatic scoring system keeps track of frames as pins clatter to the floor. The snack bar provides sustenance in the form of pizza and sandwiches, while the arcade offers a chance to stretch out fingers on both hands. Bowlers also take a break between games at the Winners Circle sports bar, where they can continue enjoy a game of pool or electronic darts. On the weekends, the lights go low during glow bowl, when music videos take over the two 10‘x12’ screens hanging above the lanes and black lights give white T-shirts a bluish gleam so that they can be used to direct approaching UFOs to the parking lot.
1 Family Fun Pl.
Hampton, Virginia 23666