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Address: 1640 Hammond St, Bangor, ME 04401-1118
Phone Number: +1 207-848-5850
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16:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 23:00
Fri 16:00 - 01:00
Sat 12:00 - 01:00
Description:

Maine's Best Family Entertainment Center

We offer bowling, mini golf, pool...

Maine's Best Family Entertainment Center

We offer bowling, mini golf, pool tables, Sports Bar, Beach Hut Bar, Pizza and Wings, redemption arcade, birthday parties, VIP area, corporate gatherings, and so much more....

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Fun night out!

We have been traveling 120 miles about twice a month for the last 3 months mainly for a night of bowling and playing pool. I've been bowling for over 30 years. I bring my own ball... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Jackie W
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Houlton, Maine
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Houlton, Maine
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been traveling 120 miles about twice a month for the last 3 months mainly for a night of bowling and playing pool. I've been bowling for over 30 years. I bring my own ball & shoes, but my boyfriend rents shoes and uses house ball. The balls could use some serious cleaning & my ball has sustained some... More 

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Thank Jackie W
Wilton, Maine
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Going bowling with friends is always fun. Tack on arcade games and mini golf than it sounds like nothing can go wrong. We always have fun regardless but with the staff there, broken games and food prices makes this an average outing. Been to better, been to worse.

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Thank KJ-Jamison
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

My friends and I used to love to come to the Sports Arena (quite frequently) to bowl and have some drinks. However - for at least the past 3 visits we have had, we get severely harassed and interrogated by the bouncers checking our IDs. Not asking, but TELLING us that our IDs are fake. C'mon all of us are... More 

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Blue Hill, Maine
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We were very disappointed when we drove an hour and a half to enjoy a night out. I was the DD and only person under age and not drinking. 20 minutes or so after my group paid nearly $50 to bowl a game 2 bouncers came up to us and asked for id's. I was the first to hand them... More 

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Thank Caity B
Bangor, Maine
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281 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

we were invited to a friends daughters birthday bowling party at 4pm on a Saturday. There were probably 20 people total and we were bowling and having pizza with the kids, about 12 total. If there were just other families with children all would have been great. However there was a bunch of guys at the bar that was playing... More 

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1 Thank Lo3rn
lcole1, Owner at The Sports Arena, responded to this review

Sorry about your comments! We offer something for all ages and try our best as a local business to have something FUN for everyone. Your headlines is untrue. We are one of the best places for children and families to have a good time. Clean, well lit, excellent team of employees, quality prizes, and so much more.... More 

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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped here after taking the kids out to dinner to have a little fun on a thundering evening. The cards used to play games and keep track of points seems like a neat way to keep track, however, shortly after we began playing games I realized that games cost random uneven amounts of money. For instance, $1.31 to play... More 

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1 Thank Michelle S
lcole1, Owner at The Sports Arena, responded to this review

Thank you for your time to give us feedback but need to clarify your comments. 1. The random pricing is because you were here during Power Hours which is a 25% discount off our normal pricing. We decided back when the arcade was set up to put actual prices on games to be played vs. points like our competiton to... More 

Bangor, Maine
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103 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014

Just keep an eye on your stuff here. My purse was stolen. Management's response ensured that I will never be going back, but I had enjoyed going there before that. Bowling with the "large" size bowling balls, arcade games, bar, & food. Fun place to go on a Saturday night in the winter.

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4 Thank MaineTravelFan
lcole1, Owner at The Sports Arena, responded to this review

Sorry for the attitude about your purse but we cannot be held responsible for the actions of the customer who stole your purse. All we can do is provide a safe, clean, fun, and happy place to come. We have upgraded our security system and hope you come back soon. More 

Lower Sackville
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41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

We were a group of friends travelling New England and found ourselves here on a rainy day. We had a blast!

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2 Thank MamaMacNS
Carmel, Maine
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

My family and I recently visited for a round of mini golf. We had a fabulous time. It was a nice course for a great price and the staff were professional and nice! Overall a nice family outing!

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2 Thank ScottysMumma
Lewiston, Maine
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2014

It was a beautiful day and wanted to take out family mini golfing. I had gone to Black Beards a few years ago just a few miles down the road but wasn't impressed. Didn't realize the two locations were so close until I found The Sports Arena. The kids wanted to go bowling and play video games but we stuck... More 

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1 Thank FrancisGagnon

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