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Bowling Pricing and Times

*** Game Bowling Not Available At This Time Only Time Bowling ***


Rent-a-Lane Hours


Monday through Thursday 9:00am to 6:00pm

$25.50 per hour per lane

Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

$25.50 per hour per lane

Saturday & Sunday 9:00am to 1:00pm

$25.50 per hour per lane

Friday 5:00pm to Saturday 9:00am

$29.70 per hour per lane

Saturday 1:00pm to Sunday 9:00am

$29.70 per hour per lane

Sunday 1:00pm to Monday 9:00am

$29.70 per hour per lane

Boutique Room Open Bowling (when available)

$39.95 per hour per lane




Shoe Rental

$3.00 per pair
Children ages 12 and under: Free


Cosmic Bowling

Friday 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Lasers, LED lights, glow-in-the-dark lanes, Top 40 Music Videos on our GIANT Screens over the lanes!


Facility and Amenities

Bowling is only the beginning at Idle Hours North!

We offer:

  • Family oriented atmosphere
  • Smoke free environment
  • 21 Anvil Pro Lanes
  • 8 Boutique Bowling Lanes
  • Brunswick SYNC Automatic Scoring
  • 9 Hole INDOOR Glow Mini-Golf Course
  • Meeting & Party Rooms
  • HUGE Arcade Room and redemption center
  • Bumper & Dragon Ramps (for toddlers)
  • THE SNACK BAR at Idle Hour Lanes
  • Sleepy Hollow Lounge


Our Story


Established in November 1957, Idle Hours North, formerly Idle Hour Lanes, prides itself on providing a clean, modern, and family oriented atmosphere 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Our family operated business is a smoke-free environment with 27 Anvil Lanes/8 Boutique Lanes with SYNC automatic scoring, 9 Hole INDOOR Glow Mini-Golf Course, Meeting/Party Rooms and Arcade. For toddlers and preschoolers, we offer bumpers and dragon ramps.

Our staff is friendly and courteous and will ensure your visit is enjoyable and of course, fun! While visiting us, stop by THE SNACK BAR at Idle Hours North for a bite to eat or Sleepy Hollow Lounge for your favorite beverage and cocktail! We put the FUN in bowling! For more information call (570)489-7526.

From points North and South take I-81 to exit 191A to US 6 Business Route East toward Dickson City. Continue 2.3 miles and Idle Hours North will be on the right just past the Days Inn Hotel. OPEN 24 Hours!

Static Map

Open 24 Hours

  • 21 Brunswick Anvilanes
  • 8 Boutique Lanes
  • INDOOR Glow Mini Golf
  • Arcade & redemption center
  • Snack Bar & Lounge
  • Birthday Parties
  • League Bowling
  • Bumper Bowling & Dragon Ramps
2008 Scranton Carbondale Hwy
Scranton, PA 18508
Phone (570) 489-7526

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idle hours entertainment north
2008 Scranton/Carbondale Highway
Scranton, PA 18508

Advantage Winner 2016

Honor Roll

readers choice award 2018

Scranton Chamber of Commerce

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125 Beech Street
Scranton, PA 18505