Welcome to YMCA Bowl

The 10 lane, 10 pin bowl and family entertainment centre, powered by AMF and offering the latest UV bowling experience too!
We’re located inside YMCA Thornton health and fitness complex on Victoria Rd East, Thornton-Cleveleys.

YMCA Bowl is fully accessible to everyone and offers the latest bowling experience! Action-packed fun and healthy competition guaranteed.

General Opening Times & Bowling Sessions

Monday – Friday

9.30am (first game 10am) – 10.00pm (last game 9pm)

Saturday – Sunday

9.30am (first game 10am) – 8.00pm (last game 7pm)

Prices, Special Offers & Pre-Booking

Bowling with family? Check out our family bowl offer for up to 6 players. Or with friends? Save on 2 or more games.

YMCA members receive discount on all games, all year round.

YMCA Member Price / Standard Entry Price
Adult : 1 Game : £4.10 / £4.50
Adult : 2 Games : £6.70 / £7.50
Adult : 3 Games : £8.00 / £9.00
0-16s : 1 Game : £3.25 / £3.50
0-16s : 2 Games : £5.50 / £6.00
0-16s : 3 Games : £6.75 / £7.50

Creche Services: Pre-booking essential £2.90

Make a Booking Request

Due to essential maintenance work being carried out we are unable to take online booking requests. Please call us on 01253 824108 or you can contact us via our Facebook page. Don’t forget, YMCA Fylde Coast members can book a Family Bowl session using the YMCA Life Styles App.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. We hope to have the online booking request feature back online by Thursday 22nd February 2018.

Bowling Parties

For just £7.50 per child our YMCA Bowl Parties include 1 hour of bowling with the choice of having the excitement of YMCA Bowl’s specially designed UV lighting effects switched on!

You’ll then have 30 minutes for the party food and you can choose between one our of great menus. Plus, a jug of juice will be provided on arrival

Cold Food Option 

Choice of Sandwich: Ham, Cheese, Tuna or Jam. Served with a Yoghurt, cookie, crisps and a juice drink.

Hot Food Option 

Choice of Chicken Goujons with fries, Hotdog with fries , Cheese & Tomato Pizza with fries  or a Penne Pasta. All meals are served with a juice drink and cookie.

Please note that parents are required to supervise parties throughout as no party host is provided.

Booking your party

To help make the booking process quicker, please complete the form here. A member of our bowling team will contact you to complete the booking.

A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required to secure all party bookings.

Final payment, confirmation of numbers and food choices required 48hrs before the party date.

YMCA Thornton has many other fantastic facilities. If you have been thinking of joining a local gym, then kick start your fitness journey and try a workout in our state-of-the-art gym or join in with a new fitness class and much more.

Latest News


The new YMCA Bowl Diner offers a wide selection of delicious freshly prepared snacks, meals and light bites including burgers, hot dogs, salads, specials such as pulled pork fries and more.

The diner is licensed and operates challenge 21. For menus and pricing read more.

Phone: 01253 824108
Fax: 01253 824108
Victoria Rd East, Thornton Cleveleys, FY5 3SX
YMCA Bowl Inside YMCA Thornton Health & Fitness Centre