Eastern Shore Lanes

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    Bowling is an outing for the whole family, from 3 years old to grandparents. Are you hungry? The Eastern Shore Lanes Snack Bar features a large assortment of food and beverages, including our weekday lunch specials. We also provide our patrons with fine video games to enjoy in our game room.

    Bowling is a great way for the serious and beginner league bowler to work on their game or the casual bowler to come in with the family for an inexpensive night out. Open bowling is also a great way to spend and evening with a date.

    For a great family entertainment with lots of fun and laughs, stop by Eastern Shore Lanes in Pocomoke City, Maryland and give it a try!



    News and Announcements

    12/23/2015: HOLIDAY HOURS
    Dec 24th and 25th closed
    Sat 26th 11am-10pm
    Sun 27th 1pm-9pm
    Mon 28th-Wed 30th 11am-9pm
    Thur 31st 11am-5pm
    Fri 1st-Sat 2nd 11am-10pm
    Sun 3rd 1pm-9pm


    12/1/2015: New Winter Hours
    Effective DEC 1st our Winter HOURS WILL BE

    Mon 6pm till 10pm
    Tue 10am till 10pm
    Wed we will be closed
    Thur - Sat 11am till 10pm lanes available
    All Day
    Sun 1pm till 9pm lanes available All Day


    12/1/2015: Saturday Morning Youth League
    Saturday Morning Youth League sign ups are underway!!! We will be starting up our new season on Jan 9th 2016. This league is open to all youth thru young adults. No experience needed. Free coaching to get you started.


    12/1/2015: ESL GIFT CARDS
    Eastern Shore Lanes, GIFT CARDS makes a great Christmas gift!!! Available in any amount. Purchase one at the front desk today.


    11/1/2015: YOUTH LEAGUES
    We still have spots available EVERYONE PLAYS!!!!!ages 5-7, 8-12, 13 and up.
    We still have room come join us


    11/1/2015: Fall / Winter Leagues
    Fall/Winter League are under way. We are always seeking new members for all leagues. Adult leagues are Sunday through Friday and the youth leagues are Saturday mornings. All leagues run for 2 16 week halfs. For specific details on any of our leagues, click on "League Bowling" or contact us at 410-9587-0775


    9/1/2015: KIDS BOWL FREE
    We offered the amazing Kids Bowl Free
    this past summer. Hopefully everyone enjoyed their time bowling and will stop in again this winter!! Be on the look out for next summer when we start another amazing program


    5/1/2015: Follow Us On Twitter! and Facebook
    visit our facebook page and tell us what you think about us


    5/1/2015: GOLDEN GANG+
    Do you have atleast 50 years of life experience? If so, the "Golden Gang" is looking for you. We are a non - Sanctioned bowling club, competing every Thursday at 1:00PM. Bowl three games for $8.00. Small cash prize drawing after each game. Come join us! For more info call 410-957-0775


    4/1/2015: Lanes open wide for disabled bowlers
    Eastern Shore bowling alley has been redesigned to allow complete wheelchair access

    By Bill Kerbin, Staff Writer Worcester County Times

    POCOMOKE CITY -- Watching a wheelchair-bound bowler trying to maneuver himself into the restroom at the Eastern Shore Lanes one night was a turning point for the facility's owner Tommy Fitzpatrick.

    "That opened my eyes," said Fitzpatrick as he recalled the incident involving a young regular at his bowling alley on Route 113, who was left bound to the wheelchair after a car accident.

    The result is a total remodeling of Eastern Shore Lanes.

    Fitzpatrick said after that incident, he began to think about what he could do to make the bowling alley more accessible to physically disabled patrons.

    He said he traveled to other lanes to see how they handled the situation, but did not like what had been done in those facilities.

    "So I designed it (the improvements) myself," he said.

    He said he added about 3,000 square feet to the facility and made the building wheelchair accessible. All areas leave openings that are wide enough for a wheelchair to pass through. There is a counter that is not only low enough for a wheelchair, but has space underneath so that the occupant can pull up to the countertop.

    Before the redesign, there was a large step from the counter area to the bowling lanes. That step has been eliminated so that the entire surface is level. Also there are tables at the lanes that are accessible to wheelchairs. All 16 lanes are now wheelchair accessible, said Fitzpatrick.

    All the restrooms are wheelchair accessible to the point that they can be rolled up to the sinks. There is an extra large space in each of the restrooms.

    One of his visitors offered a suggestion for changing the parking lot also to make it more accessible, he said.

    Many of the handicapped spaces at businesses are located directly in front of the doors or very near to the doors. This time the spots are at the end of the line to make them more van accessible. Also there is a total of five spots, although only two are required.

    After reading an article by Paul Rendine, the chairman of Disability Advocates of Delmarva, Fitzpatrick decided to show him the renovation plans.

    "He fell in love with the plans," Fitzpatrick said.

    And Rendine said Fitzpatrick had done "a fantastic job. He did the right thing without being told."

    The facility now attracts several groups with disabled members who come out and use the alley.

    Students at Cedar Chapel school in Snow Hill are regular users and a group from Somerset County came recently with 14 members in wheelchairs.

    "I am dedicating these improvements to Joey Ferrell (the bowler who inspired him to make the improvements)," Fitzpatrick said.

    Schools from Accomack, Worcester, Somerset and Wicomico counties also come to Pocomoke City to bowl. There is a state tournament coming in May that will bring about 1,000 women to Pocomoke City.

    "I actually run four businesses out of this building," Fitzpatrick said. They include a restaurant (he added a complete new kitchen in the renovations), a pro shop, an arcade and, of course, the bowling alley.

    Story by Bill Kerbin
    410-957-1700 or bkerbin@dmg.gannett.com

    Photo by Peter J. Casey

    Originally published Thursday, February 1, 2007 in the Worcester County Times


    3/1/2014: Wi-Fi Free Spot
    Bring your wireless internet capable device to Eastern Shore Lanes and share our broadband internet connection. For Free!