Teachers who present valid identification will receive a free hourlong bowling session at Bowl & Barrel. Photo courtesy of Kevin Marple

Teachers are rolling into the new school year, uncertain how COVID-19 will affect the classroom environment. While times are hectic, Bowl & Barrel is striking down some of the stress with free bowling for teachers.

From now until Sept. 30, teachers who show valid identification can bowl for free in an hourlong time slot.

“Even during normal times, it’s difficult for students and teachers alike to get back to school, but now it’s more challenging than ever,” said Kyle Noonan, a Lakewood-based entrepreneur and co-founder of FreeRange Concepts. “Teachers everywhere are learning how to navigate this tough time, so we want to give them a place to unwind with a fun activity. With free bowling for an hour, Bowl & Barrel is the perfect place to head to when teachers are off the clock.”

Only two lanes at Bowl & Barrel will be open at a time. Bowling balls, lanes and other bowling equipment will be sanitized before and after each game. Only eight bowlers will be allowed at each lane, and guests must wear masks while walking throughout the building. Masks may be removed while bowling or eating.

Bowl & Barrel is located at 8084 Park Lane.


  • Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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