As a parent, I'm always looking for ways to keep my kids entertained and active during the summer. That's why we always take advantage of the Free Bowling for Kids program!

The Free Bowling for Kids program is a fantastic way to keep your kids active and entertained during the summer. With over 1,500 participating bowling centers worldwide, your kids can enjoy two free games of bowling every day, all summer long! All you have to do is find a participating center in your community, register your kids, and start bowling. It's that easy!

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Free Bowling All Summer

Not only is this program a great way to keep your kids busy during the summer months, but it's also an excellent opportunity to introduce them to a fun and healthy activity. Bowling is a low-impact sport that promotes physical activity and hand-eye coordination, making it a perfect choice for kids of all ages.

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About the Kids Bowl Free Program

Did you know that more than 1,500 bowling centers across the globe offer 2 FREE games of bowling every day for kids during these seasons? That's right! It's all part of a program designed by the bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend their summer days.

This fantastic program has been in place since 2007, and over 35 million kids and families have taken advantage of it. That's a lot of strikes, spares, and memories created!

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How can you get Free Bowling?

It's easy! Just follow these three simple steps:

Step 1: Find a participating bowling center in your community. Check out the list on the program's website or ask around at your local center.

Step 2: Register your kids. Children whose age does not exceed a limit set by the participating bowling center are eligible to register for 2 free games each day of the KBF program, all summer long, courtesy of the participating bowling centers along with the schools and organizations. Make sure to read the center registration page for more details.

Step 3: Go bowling all Spring and Summer! That's it! Your kids can enjoy two free games of bowling every day, all summer long. It's the perfect way to keep them active, entertained, and out of trouble during the warmest months of the year.

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