Does your office roll together? Or does everyone at work stay in their own lane? A corporate event is an excellent way to foster team spirit, revitalize the team, get to know coworkers, and even improve productivity. How does it work? Well it starts with a simple call to Drakeshire Lanes.
Corporate Bowling Events in Farmington Hills
When you book an office party at Drakeshire Lanes, we take care of everything: setup, cleanup, special requests and party rooms, and even catering right to your lane. Our group event rate includes:
- 2 hours of bowling + shoe rentals for only $75 per lane
- Party room available for an additional $40 per hour
- Special game formats like Red Pin or 9-Pin No Tap (upon request)
- Catering optionslikebarbeque; fajitas; pizza, wings, and salads; and unlimited drinks
Family Play Days
You probably knew your deskmate has a young daughter. You didn’t know that daughterhas a killer bowling spin. Family Play Days foster corporate culture by giving the team a chance to get to know each other’s families. Not only does this make for a great time, it improves communication and productivity at work. Let the fun begin!
Team Building Bowling
Team building days are great for boosting morale and developing a strong office culture. They help coworkers get to know each other in a relaxed environment, developing team spirit without the awkwardness of trust exercises. Divide your office into bowling teams or go every employee for him/herself. Don’t forget to hand out fun awards for Best Bowler, Most Strikes, Sportsmanship, and #1 Worst Bowler.
Holiday Office Parties
Tired of the same old Christmas parties? Forget decorating the office, renting a ballroom, or cleaning and cooking for the whole teamathome. When you book a holiday corporate event at Drakeshire Lanes, its all on us: the setup and cleanup, the food and drinks, and of course, the fun. Time to celebrate!
Booking a corporate bowling event is easier than ever. Simply call our Farmington Hills bowling center or request a quote online.
Join in on the Bowl for Gold Summer Fun!
Do you and your friends need something that will get you out of the heat and into a cool summer activity? We can help with that! Sign up and try our summer bowling leagues at Drakeshire Lanes! We offer adult mixed league bowling that runs during the hottest times of the summer.
If you’ve been wanting to join a league for a while, now is your chance! Give yourself a Monday night activity away from the house. You and your friends can have an excuse to get away and see each other every week. Want a great date night idea for you and your loved one? Grab your bowling shoes and another couple and form a team! It’s the perfect way to have fun and beat the Monday blues.
Our Summer league days are on Mondays at 6:30 pm and are made up by teams of 4. So if you and 3 of your friends want to play, get your spot! The adult summer bowling league starts May 9th and will run for 13 weeks. We charge $16 a week for a total of $208.
Get your spots early! Registration for our Bowl For Gold Summer league ends Wednesday, May 4! So secure your spot quick!
Starts: May 9th – August 3rd
Time/day: Mondays at 6:30 pm
Price Per Player: $16 a week, total $208/season
Teams: Teams of 4
Planning on dominating for your league? Why not commemorate the season! We offer prizes to each team that goes through our summer league with a voucher from LeagueRewards.com. You come and play, and we’ll get you the hookup. They offer a lot of really great items on their site. From bowling balls, bags, bowling pins and more! Check out what they have to offer here: www.leaguerewards.com
How do I sign up?
You can call 248-478-2230 to sign up or you can use our online registration form here as well.
We hope that you make Drakeshire Lanes in Farmington Hills the home of you and your team! If you have any questions feel free to call and we’ll get you the answers you need!
Friday and Saturday nights come around with a glow here at Drakeshire Lanes! It doesn’t have to be midnight to get dark. Especially at this time of year when daylights savings time has kicked in and the days are getting longer. With our Glow Bowling starting at 8:30 p.m., we have all your weekend fun set for you and your friends! Check out our glow bowl event details.
Get prepared while we turn down the lights and turn on the black lights. You’ll get in the mood with our music videos being played all over the bowling alley, disco balls, flashing lights and LED color changing lights directly above the pins giving you the most ultimate glow in the dark bowling experience in Metro Detroit! There’s no other bowling entertainment center with glow bowling like ours!
It’s a Black Light Party!
Looking for Black light party ideas? We have them, and they make for great teen party ideas and adult party ideas too! You don’t have to be a kid to have fun at glow bowling, it’s fun for everyone! Be sure to wear white or florescent clothing, so the bowling alley wont be the only thing glowing! Coordinate with your friends to wear team made black light reflective clothing, bring glow sticks, head bands whatever gets you in the glow mood!
Call before 6 p.m. to make reservations for Friday and Saturday Glow Bowling! After 6 p.m. we take your name, don’t worry, we have fun things to do while you wait! Check out our Billiards Room, The Grille and Bar with specials all night long!
Have A Teen Birthday Bowling Party
If you’re a parent of a teenage girl or boy looking for something fun to do for their birthday we have some great teen party ideas for you! We know that sometimes it is hard to please a teenager, but we are here to impress them with an awesome teen party venue . They will remember and be talking about this venue with their friends for years to come!
Best Boy and Girl Birthday Party Ideas in Michigan
Maybe you are a parent planning a Sweet 16 Birthday Party for your teenage girl. You could be a guy looking for something cool for you and your buddies to do with a friend on his birthday. In either circumstance we have a whole lot of things to do!
Here are some ideas to start with:
- Have a dance party with our bowling music network playing music videos above the lanes!
- Make it a 70’s, 80’s or 90’s party and come dressed up!
- Having a girl teen party? Come in your dresses or gowns, you may not bowl to well, buy you’ll look great!
- Bowl, Bowl, Bowl; for prizes, for fun or just bragging rights!
- Make it a glow in the dark party and come to our Glow Bowl nights! Bring glow sticks, glow bracelets, glow necklaces, glow glasses, you could even make shirts in advance with blacklight reactive electric fabric glow markers! Everyone will know who and what they are here for, a party for sure!
We have more fun things to do at our bowling party venue than just bowling and dancing, we have a game room and billiards too! There is plenty to do to keep your party people having fun during or after bowling.
With our new restaurant, lounge and banquet menu you have many food and party options for you. Feel free to spice it up with your own ideas! Contact us with things your looking to bring to the party or questions.
Need more party ideas?
Host extra games like;
- Scavenger hunt through the bowling alley
- Best bowling game wins (bring prizes for the teens)
- Mystery frames or raffles
- Don’t forget the party favor bags!
We plan many successful small to large group parties here at Drakeshire Lanes. We enjoy being able to host the reuniting fun right here at our bowling entertainment center!
We have many things to offer your class reunion party in our newly renovated building, perfect for hosting parties. Whether your having a class reunion, family reunion or any other type of party we can help the planning and accommodate you right here at Drakeshire Lanes!
Plan your Class Reunion in Farmington Hills, Plymouth, Novi, Northville or West Bloomfield
Stop by and check out the many things you can take advantage of while everyone is here:
- Game Room
- Dancing with our new music video and sound system
- Pool in our Billiards Room
- The Grille – new kitchen and menu!
- Ask about our new Catering Menu
- Bowling – regular and glow bowl!
Just call and ask! We want to help your Class Reunion Planning a breeze!
Being located in Michigan, off of Grand River Ave in Farmington Hills makes us a great class reunion venue. Also for many other types of reunions, gatherings and parties. Many “bowling alleys” in Michigan are dated, but we are a bowling entertainment center that has been strategically updated for adult enjoyment. We have state of the art sound and visual effects on the lanes and in our remodeled lounge. We truly believe it is the best local venue to host your reunion or party with bowling, food, drinks, billiards, games and dancing all within a few footsteps of each other! Need we say more?
During the holiday season we have a lot of requests to host a wide variety of parties like; Company Bowling Parties, Family Gatherings, Birthday Parties and quite a few Charity Fundraisers as well. We will assist you in handling the details and ensure that you and your guests have a memorable experience at the best entertainment and bowling center in Farmington, Michigan.
Bowling, Billiards, Food & Fun!
What more can you ask for? All of your guests will be comfortable and we customize party packages that allow your guests a variety of things to do while they eat and mingle. This is a unique party venue that lets you have a great time and stay active indoors! You and your guest will be impressed by our recently renovated entertainment and bowling center, we guarantee it!
At Drakeshire Lanes we love to have bowling parties. We get many different kinds of parties booked including; fundraisers, banquets, birthday or company parties as well as people booking holiday and corporate events. Many of these are primarily or exclusively adult themed parties. The new Drakeshire Lanes is all about fun and entertainment and our adult patrons in Michigan are feeling the difference!
Adult bowling parties are some of our favorites!
Along with having fun bowling, adults are always up for a little extra fun. We have a few suggestions for Adult Bowling Party Games to play while you’re bowling. Along with drinks and some food, you can add one or more of these games for some extra laughs.
Adult Bowling Party Games
Mix it up
Have your party guests pick a card with something funny on it before they bowl their turn. Write things on the card like;
- Bowl while blindfolded
- Bowl while hopping on one foot
- Spin 5 times then throw the ball
- Bowl sitting down
- Break dance up to the lane
- Bowl together with another person holding the ball
- Bowl between your legs backwards
- Bowl with your opposite hand
- Think of some other funny bowling ideas? write them down, lets see what your guests will do!
Truth or Dare Bowling
Have every other bowler be an odd or even number, then the bowlers score will determine whether they do a truth or a dare! If the bowler gets a strike they pick another party member to do a truth or dare or be skipped, their choice!
Create bingo cards listed with, spare, strike, gutter, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 pins, 7 & 10 card split, 2 strikes in a row. Dont forget about the free space!
Reward your party guest with trophies or prizes! You can make them yourself, buy blow up trophies or put together goody bags for prizes.
Don’t forget about our new Billiard Game room! Stop in for some fun, eat from the THE GRILLE and enjoy your adult party all around the alley!
Check out our Bowling Party info for more details on booking your next party at Drakeshire Lanes.
It’s the end of the summer but the fun is just beginning in our new kitchen. Mmmmmhmmmm. Can you smell that? There are all types of changes that we are grillin’ up at Drakeshire Lanes. Check out our new menu below!
Our Drakeshire nachos are to die for. Close your eyes and picture this: grilled chicken on top of hand cut tortilla chips , lettuce, tomato, jalapenos, and creamy queso cheese with salsa and sour cream on the side.
Another family favorite is our tasty jumbo chicken wings. They come tossed in buffalo, sweet chili, or sweet or tangy BBQ sauce.
Need a burger? Get a burger at our local bowling center in Farmington Hills, MI. Drakeshire Lanes has a variety of hamburgers
including a Mushroom- Swiss burger and our infamous Bacon-Cheeseburger.
Is your family Meat Lovers or Veggie Lovers? It doesn’t matter because we have a pizza for you. Choose from a variety of specialty pizzas or choose your own toppings and fall in love all over again!
Save room for dessert! Our dessert menu includes our delicious Funnel Cake Fries that are tossed in cinnamon, sugar, drizzled with caramel sauce, and topped with whipped cream. Yummy!
Are you hungry yet? Great! We have great news for you! Our kitchen is open during operating hours just to serve you. You have until 11 pm during the week and 1 am on Friday and Saturday nights to eat good, real GOOD! The food on our new menu is so good that you will want it to go! Carryout is available.
Need a job with a wonderful company? We’re hiring! Awesome people with positive attitude and a strong customer service presence please apply. Drakeshire
Lanes is currently looking for front desk associates. Duties include tracking lane availability, assigning open lanes. ringing sales at counter, preparing for leagues and starting them on time. Apply in person or email your resume! Contact us and or call 248-478-2230 for details.
Join a Bowling League, have a ball!
Are you a league bowler? The end of the summer is quickly approaching but the fun is far from over. Drakeshire Lanes is putting together their leagues for the fall bowling season and it’s not too late to join. League hysteria has taken over our Farmington Hills bowling center! We have over 15 leagues just waiting for you to join!
Recently reconditioned, our bowling lanes are ready for prime time. Our center has a fresh coat of paint, new shoes, new bowling balls and fun filled atmosphere. So come to bowl and stay for the fun!
Drakeshire Lanes has a wide variety of bowling leagues for you join in September, here is just a sample:
- Funtimers Mixed League on Sunday
- Downtown Fox Mixed League on Tuesday evening
- Drakeshire Lanes Ladies Classic League on Thursday
- Drakeshire Lanes Men’s Senior House League on Wednesday
Looking for a bowling league on a particular day or time? Check out our extensive list of leagues and then sign up online or call 248-478-2230. Spread the word. Tell a friend. Tell the world! Drakeshire Lanes in Farmington Hills, MI has the best fall bowling leagues in the Metro Detroit area!
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Drakeshire Lanes loves Michigan! Are you crazy about Michigan, too? If so, then we have the perfect bowling league for you! Our annual Made in Michigan Spring Bowling League is perfect for you. This short bowling season lasts 12 weeks starting on Monday, May 11, 2015. Every week your Farmington Hills bowling alley, Drakeshire Lanes, will have a giveaway of Made in Michigan products! Each bowler is also guaranteed a Tiger ticket!
Annual Made in Michigan Spring Bowling League
Want to learn more about our other Farmington Hills bowling leagues? Check out our league openings.