Sunday, October 29, 2017
Four Vintage Centers . . 16 Lanes of Bowling Bliss on Wood.
If you are a bowler, proprietor or just love Wisconsin history, this tour is a fun and interactive way to explore & bowl in some of bowling’s historic landmarks.
8:30 a.m. Depart Goerke’s Corners Park & Ride in Brookfield (Bluemound & County Road Y)
1st Stop Tour & bowl Strikes, Spares & Spirits in Iron Ridge. This four wood lanes alley, in a rural farm
community, has manual scoring and was built over 100 years ago.
2nd Stop Tour & bowl Ley’s Bark River lanes in Sullivan. Enjoy lunch and bowling on six wood lanes of fun with
3rd Stop Tour & bowl The Fort Atkinson Club in Ft. Atkinson. Listed on the National and State Registers of
Historic Places, this two wood lane center (with manual pinsetters and scoring!) was originally built in 1912 and lovingly restored in 2017.
Last Stop Tour & bowl Cornerstone Palmyra Bowl in Palmyra. Built over 100 years ago, this cream city
brick building, with four wood lanes and manual scoring, is from a bygone era in Wisconsin architecture. Enjoy a nice buffet dinner as we end our time together.
7:30 p.m. Return to Goerke’s Corners Park & Ride.
Raffles, Prizes and Contests for your entertainment:
$50 raffle – everyone receives one ticket.
Lucky seven – person with the most 7 counts (first ball) all day wins $50.
3-6-9 – Mark in those frames and win $25 (at Ley’s).
Everyone is encouraged to bring one bowling ball and their own bowling shoes. Vintage bowling attire is highly encouraged. Must be 14 and over.