Changes coming for old Belt Sports Complex

There are big changes in store for the former Belt Sports Complex. New owners Michael and Jeny White purchased a business earlier this month that includes the Belt Bowl, Legends Bar and Grill, Sharky’s Billiards, Sparky’s Grill, Volley’s volleyball complex and Tuck’s Bar. Their first change was changing the name to Belt Entertainment with the […]

Go-Karts can be your Silver Lining!

By Peter F. Olesen, P.E. For more than 34 years I’ve been visiting existing go-kart tracks throughout the country. In talking to countless operators, track staff, kart riders and spectators it is surprising how few people, other than operators, recognize the overall benefits concession go-karting brings to the individual facility. For more than 50 years, […]

Sky Zone Trampoline Park to move to Clifton Park

Venue now located in Albany CLIFTON PARK — Sky Zone Trampoline Park, an indoor recreational facility that features wall-to-wall trampolines in large, open rooms, is coming to Clifton Park. The facility will move from its location in Albany to the Clifton Park Center Mall. Sky Zone has dozens of facilities across the country, including parks in Syracuse […]

Erie’s Round1: Large, loud, almost ready for business

“There’s nothing like this in Erie,” said Joe Bell, spokesman for the Youngstown-based Cafaro Co. that owns the mall. The quiet, empty space left by Burlington Coat Factory’s 2012 departure from the Millcreek Mall is empty no more. Round1 Bowling and Entertainment, a 50,000-square-foot activity center for adults and children — featuring bowling, billiards, arcade […]

Adrenaline trampoline park to open in Lake Worth

Adrenaline Entertainment Center, a 45,000-square-foot facility featuring basketball, dodgeball, rock-climbing, performance trampolines, foam pits and battle beams, is having its grand opening from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18 in Nassau Square, 7645 Lake Worth Road, west of Lake Worth. The center occupies the former National Lumber and Hardware building. According to the company’s […]

Indoor go-kart facility, bar hiring more than 300 workers in San Antonio

Andretti Indoor Karting and Games is hiring workers to fill 350 positions at its San Antonio entertainment complex opening in October. The Georgia-based company is looking for servers, bartenders, janitors, robot attendants and game technicians among other positions to staff its 100,000-square-foot go-kart, bowling and arcade facility at 5527 N. Loop 1604. It will sit […]

Foundations Entertainment University, Educational Seminar Program

REGISTER NOW – Foundations Entertainment University 2.0 Seminar #46 Houston, Texas   Doubletree by Hilton Houston Intercontinental Airport Tuesday October 16, 8:00 am to Thursday, October 18, 2018, 12:00 pm 2018 will be the 16th consecutive year for Foundations Entertainment University, the industry’s #1 Ranked Educational Seminar Program.  With more than 1410 graduates and more than […]

It’s a Bright New Day Ahead! Make It Yours

By Peter F. Olesen, P.E. The country’s economy is moving ahead at a rate not seen in years. Optimism in the future for family entertainment centers and related ventures is greater than at any time in recent history. Employment is growing, the new tax law is taking effect, and people will have more discretionary income […]