Bowling ShoesA Maritime Tradition

With six Maritime locations to serve you and a rich tradition that spans more than half a century, Bowlarama is the place for bowling in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

Uniquely the world’s largest operator of “candlepin” bowling, Bowlarama features multipurpose bowling centres in Halifax (Bayers Road & Spryfield), Dartmouth (Woodside), in Nova Scotia, and in Bathurst, Dieppe and Saint John, New Brunswick.

Founded in 1958, Bowlarama was purchased in 1981 with Art MacMillan as its managing partner and continues to expand and explore new ways to deliver a fun and healthy recreational experience to its many patrons.

Community minded, Bowlarama offers a wide range of services for corporate and community fundraisers.

Our Values
  • To provide the highest quality leisure time experience
  • To be a leading force in a healthy recreational industry
  • To deliver exceptional customer service beyond expectation
  • To provide a supportive work environment that encourages personal and professional development.
*NEW!* Automatic Scoring System

Not sure how to keep score? No need to worry – our NEW state-of-the-art automatic scoring system will do it for you! With easy-to-use tablets and large scoring screens, you get to focus on the FUN part of bowling while our system does the paper work!