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Galaxy Bowling & Entertainment Center


  • 16 lanes (every other lane available - max 8 people due to COVID)
  • League play (Fall/Winter 2021)
  • Tournaments
  • GBEC Snack Bar
  • Bowling accessories and ball drilling by appointment
  • New Prost on Post (formally known as the Irish Pub)
  • Slot machines
  • Cosmic bowling
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Warrior Zone
  • BOSS - Better Opportunities for Single Servicemembers
  • Area 98 Gaming (opening summer 21)
Bowling Rules
  1.  Bowling shoes must be worn to bowl.
  2. Bowling shoes must not be worn outside and they must be kept tied, dry, and clean. 
  3. Wait until the sweep comes up completely before rolling the next ball. 
  4. Never roll a second ball if the first has not returned. Ask for assistance if a ball gets stuck on the lane. 
  5. Wait until moving balls have stopped in the ball return tray, before retrieving balls. 
  6. Do not reach into the ball return opening, as moving parts can cause serious injury.
  7. Return your ball ramps, balls, and shoes when finished bowling.
  8. Do not cross the foul line for any reason. Ask for assistance. 
  9. Show bowler courtesy to the bowlers in the lanes next to you. 
  10. All children under 10 years must remain on their lane and be supervised at all times. 

  11. There is no running inside the facility
  12. If anyone exits the premises for any reason, they will be required to follow entry procedures. 
  13. Make sure personal items such as shoes, coats, and bags are properly stowed away and monitored.
  14. Obey all signs, warning, and safety notices. 
  15. Keep food, beverages, and substances off the approach area.
  16. Report anything that interferes with your safety and fun. 
  17. Clean up your area before you depart. 
  18. Always ask an employee for help with anything that may cause you injury (misplaced pins, a spilled beverage, or etc.).
  19. No outside food or drinks allowed in the Galaxy Bowling Center, other than cake and ice cream for parties.

The following procedures for issue of bowling lanes and payment:  

  1. Hours of operation:  11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Tuesday - Saturday  (Last lane rental will be at 8 p.m.)
  2. Bowling is offered for open play and daily specials
  3. Customers with groups larger than 10 must call to reserve lanes by calling the bowling center.  
  4. All customers will be made aware of our policies, restrictions, and be provided a contact information form.
  5. A maximum of 2 people with different household address per lane or two families up to 5 people can rent one lane. 
  6. Payment for lanes and shoe rental will be taken at the front counter  before bowling begins. 
  7. Masks must be worn at all times.  
  8. Every other lane will be used for proper distancing regulations. 
  9. There is a 30 minute break from lane usage required for cleaning and reservation of the next bowling party. 
  10.  At the completion of the game, bowlers are to turn in their rental shoes and leave balls on the return machine, in order to ensure proper cleaning. 

To Go Procedures

To all our patrons, we do follow the German guidelines in order to follow Host Nation rules and for the safety of our customers and employees.

This has come with some changes every few months. In the months we are required to only do "To Go" we ask you follow these rules.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

  1. You can call in an order and pay over the phone or at the time when you pick up. 
  2. Patrons will come in the front door and order at the snack bar. Food pick up will be at the other end of the snack bar along with a separate exit point. 
  3. "To Go" means you cannot eat at the bowling lanes if you and your family choose to stay. 

Visit the Galaxy Bowling & Entertainment Center on Panzer Kaserne! The bowling center offers:

  • 24 lanes (currently every other lane available - max. 12 due to COVID-19)
  • Area 98 Gaming
  • B.O.S.S. Program (Better Opportunities for Single Servicemembers)
  • Bowling Accessories and Ball Drilling by appointment
  • Cosmic Bowling (currently not available)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • GBEC Snack Bar
  • League play 
  • Prost on Post 
  • Slot Machines
  • Tournaments
  • Warrior Zone
Bowling Prices

Price per game: $2.50

Shoe rentals are $1.25. 

USBC Price per game: $1.75

Weekly League Schedule

USBC_Logo.pngWe are a USBC certified Bowling Center. Certificate No. 81

Please contact the Bowling Center for their seasonal league schedule. 

GBEC Snack Bar

The GBEC Snack Bar offers a wide variety of tasty entrees and combo deals including burgers, fries, wraps, chicken fingers, salads, and a full kids menu. 

Special Delivery Menu for all residents of the Panzer Hotel.  Food delivered to your room. Delivery hours will vary, please check for current hours on our website. 

Go to the GBEC Snack Bar page for all menus.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who is eligible to use the bowling centers?

All US ID card holders and their bonafide guests.

2. Can I rent out the facility for a party or function?

Yes, units or organizations can reserve lanes on a first come, first serve basis.   

3. Do you offer league play and tournaments?

Yes, however, please check with staff to see the current leagues and upcoming tournaments.

4. How do I sign-up for a league?

Normal sign ups during the year are as follows:

Fall Bowling Leagues: August-September

Summer Bowling Leagues: April-May

Sign Up sheets are located at the front counter.

5. Do you have any volunteer options?

We do allow for volunteers to assist with custodial duties or giving out bowling shoes; however, volunteers must register through Army Community Service (ACS). 

6. Do you have a food menu with prices?

Yes. Our GBEC Snack Bar has a food menu on site with prices. 

7. Are there any age restrictions to bowl?

Yes, children under the age of 12 years of age must have an adult with them.

8. Do you have any instructional classes available?

Yes, a certified instructor is available on the premises. 

9. Is free Wi-Fi available?

Yes.

  • Galaxy Bowling & Entertainment Center
  • Snack bar will close at 6 p.m. Salads will still be available until 7 p.m.
  • Military DSN (314) 431-2575
  • Hours:
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Wednesday
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Thursday
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Friday
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday
    Closed
    US Federal Holidays
    Closed

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