Cullman Magazine Summer 2019 - Page 34

HRU T - VE IN DRI DINE- & Reece Walker lines up a strike at one of the center’s 24 bowling lanes. Popeyes 157 10:00AM - 10:00PM get good at it, either. Sometimes when I ask people to join one of our bowling leagues, they’ll say, ‘I’m not good enough!’ And they may start out with just a 60 average. But by the end of the season, they’re bowling 150.” Above all, the six-month renovation has helped elevate bowling in Cullman beyond just an occasional diversion or a hardcore enthusiast’s pastime. Now the bowling cen- ter’s simply a fun place to be, ever if all you do is watch and talk. Giant TV projectors, a state-of-the-art sound system, and a lighting scheme that can suit any mood – it all adds up to an experience anyone can enjoy. “We worked really hard, on both the bowl- ing and the restaurant side, to get everything just right,” says Sandlin. “We’ve tried to make it so people will want to come back again and again, even if they aren’t there for just the bowling. “It’s just a fun place to be – and you’ve gotta come check it out when we turn out the lights and do glow bowling. Seeing this place when the black lights come on is just really, really cool.” C Open 7 days a week Great Souvenirs and Gift Ideas! Chevron 157 6am-10pm Open 7 days a week Popeyes 157 & Chevron 157 256-615-6528 34 Cullman magazine | SUMMER 2019 5901 AL HIGHWAY 157 • Cullman, AL 35058