LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas-based Main Event Entertainment, the fastest-growing bowling-anchored entertainment company in America, brings on the fun and food with the opening of its first Kentucky center in Louisville on March 22. Located at 12500 Sycamore Station Place, the center is the company's 25th location nationwide.
The nearly 50,000-square-foot complex provides an eating and entertainment destination for people of all ages, with state-of-the-art bowling on 22 ice-white lanes accented with black lighting, a multi-level laser tag arena, a challenging gravity ropes course and more than 100 interactive and virtual games. TVs are placed throughout the center so visitors can catch sports, the latest local happenings and music videos and events. Dining options include an extensive chef-inspired menu featuring burgers, steaks, specialty pizzas and much more, and a full bar serves innovative cocktails, wines and craft and local beers.
To celebrate the company's 25th grand opening, Main Event will give away 25 prizes via social media March 14-18. Fans can enter for a chance to win by following @MyMainEvent on Twitter and @mainevententertainment on Instagram and retweeting and regramming the company's posts with #Louisville25, or by liking Main Event's posts on Facebook and tagging friends in the comments. Prizes include $25 FUNcards and tickets to Main Event's Louisville VIP Party, featuring free games, activities and food, on March 20.
"The Louisville opening represents a milestone for Main Event, because our expansion into Kentucky is an integral part of our growth plan," said Main Event CEO Charlie Keegan. "As the pioneer in bowling-anchored entertainment, Main Event will showcase our one-of-a-kind 'Eat.Bowl.Play.' experience at its finest in Louisville, and we invite the local community to come see all that we have to offer."
Main Event is also an ideal venue for special events such as birthday parties, social gatherings and corporate meetings, with private rooms with full-service catering, free Wi-Fi and the latest audio/visual technology.
In addition to adding a new entertainment and dining destination to the Louisville area, the new center will provide more than 150 full-time and hourly jobs.
"With 33,000 workers in Bluegrass Commerce Park, we know Main Event will be a great entertainment option for all those who live and work in the area," said Jeffersontown Chamber of Commerce President John Cosby. "The Jeffersontown Chamber of Commerce is proud to support the economic development of Eastern Louisville, and the entire community looks forward to the new jobs that Main Event will provide."
Main Event continues to expand nationally, with two more openings planned by June 2016 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and West Chester, Ohio.
About Main Event Entertainment
Founded in 1998, Dallas-based Main Event Entertainment is a rapidly growing subsidiary of Ardent Leisure Group (ASX: AAD) of Australia, with 25 U.S. entertainment centers ranging from 48,000-75,000 square feet. Main Event is the pioneer in bowling-anchored entertainment and offers state-of-the-art bowling, multi-level laser tag, high ropes adventure courses, billiards, and 100+ interactive and virtual video games, plus new chef-inspired dining and a premium full bar. Main Event is also a popular venue for private events such as birthday parties, social gatherings and corporate meetings, offering private rooms equipped with the latest A/V technology and full-service catering. Corporations, individuals and families consistently rank the centers "Best Place to Bowl" and "Best Party Place." More information is available at mainevent.com.
SOURCE Main Event Entertainment