Bowling alley, entertainment center opens in Gonzales

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

GONZALES - Premier Lanes Entertainment Center in Gonzales, Louisiana opened on Dec. 30 and is located at 1414 North Airline Highway at Bayou Plaza.

Malco Theatres Inc. is a fourth generation movie theatre chain that has remained family owned and operated for over nine decades. The company has over 33 locations with more than 326 screens in five states including Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee.

Malco also operates four bowling centers in southern Louisiana including Circle Bowl and Metro Bowl in Baton Rouge and Acadiana Lanes and Lafayette Lanes in Lafayette.

The 42,000 square foot facility includes 20 "state of the art" bowling lanes, six private VIP lanes, 60 arcade games with a walk in redemption store, three party rooms, a laser maze, the Spin Zone bumper cars, the Ball Wall Café and a full lounge.

Malco announces phase two of construction will begin late spring/fall of 2013 to include a full Movie Cinema complete with Dolby Digital 3D systems.

For more information, go to or check us out on Facebook under Premier Lanes Entertainment Center.