Things to Do: Play at The Alley in Gadsden

The Alley in Gadsden

Last year was the summer of sitting at home. This year, though, we can go out and play to our heart’s content! Still, if you don’t know where to start, let us offer a suggestion: The Alley in Gadsden. Find this local spot at the Gadsden Mall!

More on The Alley

The Alley arrived in town late last year in November. You may miss it at first—it has a speakeasy-esque entrance. Once you get inside the modest secret entrance, though, you’ll see a world of wonders. And bowling? It’s just the beginning!

About the bowling lanes

At The Alley, you can bowl the day—or night—away on 18 bowling lanes. Or, you can try cosmic bowling. They also have adults-only bowling for those aged 21 and over.

What else can I do at The Alley?

If you want to find a place with something for everyone, visit The Alley in Gadsden. Enjoy activities like:

Visiting Details

Remember the old Sears at the Gadsden Mall? Now, you’ll have a lot more fun when you visit the spot. After all, that’s where The Alley is located. You can find it at 1001 Rainbow Drive.

Its regular hours range from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. from Monday to Thursday and 11 a.m. to midnight Friday through Saturday. It also holds cosmic bowling from 8 p.m. to midnight Monday through Saturday and 12 to 7 p.m. on Sunday. Finally, you can unwind with your friends at the 21+ Alley after Dark sessions, Friday and Saturday from 10 p.m. to midnight. Call 256-456-5510 if you have any questions!


How can you choose between virtual reality, cosmic bowling, and old-fashioned arcade games? You can’t! So, you better try them all—and there’s no better place to explore than The Alley in Gadsden.

Well, we can actually think of one more place to explore: Summer Waters! Go through our floor plans, photos, and application info here. You can also learn all about our town—and what it has to offer—on our blog.