It may be cold outside, but it’s the perfect time to start the ball rolling for a good family-friendly activity. The surrounding community has many fun activities in store, no matter what the season, but one activity that never goes out of season is bowling.
Gilly’s Bowl and Grille, located six miles north of Gettysburg makes the perfect weekend outing on a cold winter’s day as well as any other time of year. Gilly’s features 12 lanes of 10 Pin Bowling as well as six lanes of Duckpin Bowling, making it the only bowling house in Pennsylvania to offer Duckpins. There are also arcade games, billiards and more to explore onsite.
With Gilly’s Grille on standby, you and your party can let the good times roll, no need to stop except for a timeout to grab some grub. Gilly’s Grille serves up all the traditional bowling alley favorites including subs, hotdogs, chicken nuggets, pizza, dinner combos, and their renowned “Gilly Burger,” which is a much sought after signature menu item.
Whether you are coming in as a family or a larger group, Gilly’s is the perfect place to enjoy fun fellowship of family folly. It is also a popular destination for special parties and other group gatherings and even offers various packages to meet any taste. Party Package A includes one game of bowling, shoe rentals, your choice of a slice of pizza, hotdog chicken nuggets or burger and a small soda, valued at $8.50 per person. Party Package B offers two games of bowling, shoe rentals, your choice of a slice of pizza, hotdog chicken nuggets or burger and a small soda, valued at $10.50 per person. All party packages come complete with table coverings, plates, napkins, plastic ware, straws and cups. If you want to bring in products fitting your own, personal theme, please let the staff know in advance as you make your booking. You are welcome to bring in your own cake, and ice cream, but all other additional food products must be purchased at Gilly’s Grille. To make a reservation, call 717-677-9542. Please note that parties of 20 or more people require a 50% non-refundable deposit.
Bowling is a classic pursuit that fans never outgrow. Whether you’re a young’un playing with a smaller ball on an alley with bumpers, or an older, more seasoned pro, there’s something for you at Gilly’s. You may even be interested in joining a league. Gilly’s has a wonderful selection of leagues including Junior Leagues, Men’s Leagues, Women’s Leagues and Mixed Leagues. There is also a special Senior Citizen Program that meets every Thursday at 1 p.m. Seniors can come out, bowl three games and have a meet and greet at any time, no strings attached. This is not a league and is open to the public.
Gilly’s Bowl and Grille is currently operating on the Fall to Spring hours of operation schedule. On Monday’s Gilly’s is open from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m., Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fridays from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m., Saturdays, 11 a.m. to midnight and on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Discount bowling is offered during Tuesday operational hours and on Fridays from 9:15 p.m. to 12 a.m. Don’t miss “Glow Bowl” every Saturday from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. when the lights turn low, music gets more lively, and your bowling excursion becomes a glow in the dark one-of-a-kind experience.
Gilly’s Bowl and Grille is located at 2855 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325. For more information, visit: www.gillysbowlandgrille.com.