Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Fairfield County, CT

Family-Friendly Bowling Alleys in Fairfield County, CT

Bowl a strike near you!

Bowling alleys across the country have upgraded to appeal to kids and youth players, and Fairfield County is no exception. Fun for all ages, bowling is a fun outing any time of the year, whether it is too cold to be outdoors or if it’s sweltering and you want to stay indoors. Bring the family to a bowling alley near you, lace up those bowling shoes, and bowl a strike (or maybe three for a turkey!) for a fun day out, from cosmic bowling to other themed lanes. Find bowling alleys throughout Fairfield County, including Brookfield, Danbury, Fairfield, Norwalk, and Shelton. Also see our guides to bowling alleys in New York City, Long Island, Westchester County, and Rockland County.


Bowlmor Norwalk

701 Connecticut Ave., Norwalk


Hours: Monday and Tuesday, 12-11pm; Wednesday and Thursday, 12-10pm; Friday, 12pm-1am; Saturday, 11-1am; Sunday, 11am-10pm

The 37,000-square-foot venue has 38 nightclub-inspired lanes, an interactive arcade, the Urban Mission Laser Tag arena, a fully equipped DJ booth, and a professional-grade kitchen. Must be 21 and older after 8pm on Tuesday. Children's party packages are available.


Brookfield Lanes

840 Federal Road, Brookfield


Hours: Sunday and Monday, 12-11pm; Tuesday-Saturday, 12pm-12am

The bowling center features 32 synthetic lanes, easy-to-use automatic scoring, summer leagues, and a variety of bowling and beverage specials. Multiple children's party packages are available.


Danbury Duck Pin Lanes

7 E. Hayestown Road, Danbury


Hours are seasonal. Check the website.

The bowling center is family-owned and -operated and has adult and youth leagues, bumper bowling for children, a snack bar, and video games. The children's party package includes an hour of bowling, cake, drinks, table setting, and a birthday trophy. $145 for up to eight children. Check the website for daily availability.


Nutmeg Bowl

802 Villa Ave., Fairfield


Bowling Hours: Sunday-Thursday, 9-12am; Friday and Saturday, 9-1am

Backyard Play Place Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9am-6pm; Friday, 9am-8pm; Saturday, 10am-8pm; Sunday, 10am-7pm

The venue features 56 synthetic lanes with an advanced automatic scoring system, a sports bar with Direct TV, four flat screen TVs, and a cafe that serves seven days a week with daily specials. The Backyard Play Place for children is indoors and open throughout the year. A variety of children's party packages are available.


Sports Center of Connecticut

784 River Road (Route 110), Shelton


Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:30am-10pm; Friday and Saturday, 9:30am-11pm; Sunday, 9:30am-9pm

Fun Bowl at the sports center features an alley with laser lights, music, flat screen displays, and automated computer scoring. Bumper bowling for children is available. The alley does not require special shoes to be worn. Children's party packages are available.