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 […]

Topgolf opens in Chesterfield Valley

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – Get ready to tee off in Chesterfield. Topgolf St. Louis-Chesterfield officially opened its doors Friday. The 65,000 square foot facility is located in the Chesterfield Valley at 16851 N. Outer 40 Road. This is the company’s  44th location worldwide. The new facility will allow golfers to hit balls into eleven targets with more than 100 high […]

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Scene75 FEC in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, prepares for opening

PA’s Largest Recreation Center Close To Opening In Pittsburgh Scene 75 Entertainment Center will hold employment interviews next week. PITTSBURGH, PA – An early fall opening is slated for Pittsburgh’s Scene75, and the entertainment and recreation center will conduct job interviews next week to staff the 90,000-square foot venue. Located in the former Edgewood Towne […]

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Apex Entertainment Center to replace bowling facility in New York

All-Star bowling alley at Destiny USA to close; New entertainment venue coming SYRACUSE, N.Y. — All-Star Alley & Tavern bowling alley at Destiny USA will be closing its doors soon, but a new entertainment center will be moving in its place later this year. All-Star Alley & Tavern opened in May 2017. The bowling alley took […]

Milpitas, California, to get a Big Al’s bowling facility

Big Al’s sports bar, bowling center and arcade OK’d for Milpitas Big Al’s, an all-in-one sports bar, bowling center, and arcade chain, will likely open by February 2019 in Milpitas after gaining approval from the city’s Planning Commission. The 46,812-square-foot facility will be located at 15 Ranch Drive in the McCarthy Ranch Marketplace, and will […]

New Main Event coming to Colorado

Main Event Entertainment to open location in Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Entertainment center expected to open late this year Main Event Entertainment to have bowling, arcade games, bar and more By the end of this year, Highlands Ranch will be home to Colorado’s first Main Event Entertainment. The 50,000-square-foot center will offer 22 bowling lanes, more than 130 arcade games, a ropes course, laser tag arena, […]