• Bowling

    Garden Center Lanes offers 34 lanes of bowling. Whether it is a league, tournament, company party, birthday party, or just a night out with family or friends Garden Center has something to offer EVERY bowler of all ages and skill levels.

  • Modern

    Built in 2005 Garden Center Lanes is one of the newest bowling centers in Minnesota. With a history dating back to 1939 Garden Center moved from downtown Alexandria to its current location building a brand new center. Increasing the amount of space for the bowlers enjoyment and having ALL 34 lanes on one level together eliminates the need for any steps or stairs.

  • Bergie’s Pro Shop

    Bergie’s Pro Shop carries a wide assortment of bowling equipment. Bowling Balls for all ages and skill levels, a large variety of bowling shoes, bowling bags both carry and rolling, and many accessories for every bowler’s need. Bergie’s Pro Shop can professionally fit and drill your bowling ball to customize it for you.


Welcome to Garden Center Lanes


Garden Center Lanes is YOUR stop for entertainment and fun!  With hours of operation being from 9am-1am and 34 lanes, one of the largest arcades in the area, a full service pro shop, and a snack bar with made to order pizzas, Garden Center Lanes is one of the premiere bowling centers in the Upper Midwest.  Garden Center also offers a casual dining restaurant. 

Upcoming Events
Storm/Roto Grip Bowling Ball Demo.  If you are thinking about buying a new ball this is your chance to throw it before you buy it!  Monday October 19th from 4pm-7pm Garden Center will have a full line of bowling balls from Storm and Roto Grip for you to try.  For more info call 320-763-6565

Super Bowling Saturdays!!  Running 4 Saturdays starting Oct. 3rd kids in grades K-5 can learn how to bowl along with many other FUN activities!!!  Click here for more info.

Still looking for individuals to fill teams on leagues.  If interested please call 320-763-6565.

  We now have party packages available for birthdays, family outtings, office parties, or for just a night out with friends!  Click here for more info.

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Youth Scholarship Tournament with over $2700 in scholarships to be awarded.  Runs Sept. 26th through Oct. 18th
Get your Reservations now for the Garden Center Annual Women's Tourney starting Oct. 10th.
Due to hosting the MN USBC Women's State Tourney the 77th Annual Garden Center Tournament is running Oct 17th through Jan. 17th.
Sun Opta Handicap Sweeper Food Shelf Fundraiser Nov. 21
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Congratulations to Al Iverson the winner of the 13th Annual Diekman Year Ender Match Play Tournament!!!

Congratulations to Mark Ellingson, champion of the 3rd Annual Sun Opta Sweeper Bowl for the Food Shelf.  The runner-up was Justin Schiffler with 3rd place going to Nate Erickson.  We had 69 total entries and them along with our amazing sponsors raised over $2700 for the local food shelf!!!  A BIG THANK YOU to all who participated in this wonderful event!!!!

Congratulations to Chris Lynch champion of the Diekman's Lakes Area Year Ender Match Play Tournamnet!!!

Congratulations to Rick Johnson winner of the 2nd Annual SunOpta Food Shelf Sweeper. Runner-up was Brady Erdmann and 3rd place was Kevin Dawson. A HUGE thank you to all that bowled and sponosored the event.  With your help we raised over $2,000 to donate to local food shelves!

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