Family Entertainment and Bowling Centers

Kids Bowl Free, a new program at the Family Entertainment Center and the Mall Bowling Center, provides a safe and fun way for kids to while away the time this summer. Participants up to the age of 15 bowl two games free every week June through August. Register your child in May at Space is limited! 

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Family Entertainment Center Indoor Playground and Bowling

Hours of Operation

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Sunday Closed


Building 2785, Eckel Avenue

WiFi Available


Military DSN Tel:

The FEC has 12 bowling lanes, an indoor playground with a rock climbing wall, an interactive game floor, toddler area, party rooms and much more! The playground is reserved for guests 10 and younger. (Socks are required; we sell them on site.) Ask about parties, group discounts, annual passes and the FEC punch card. The more you play, the less you pay!

Destiny Dogs at the Family Entertainment Center

Hours of Operation

Monday 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuesday 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday 1 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday Closed


6530 Eckel Avenue
Building 2785

Handicap Accessible


Destiny Dogs serves up the best hotdogs in the Chattahoochee Valley!  For many years, this facility served the most popular hot dog in South Columbus. Today, with a new location inside the FEC, Fort Benning families enjoy a great variety of dogs, chili dogs, fries, sandwiches and more.

Mall Bowling Center on Marne Road

Hours of Operation

Open at 1 p.m. on training holidays and most federal holidays

Monday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 8 p.m.


Building 9232, Marne Road

WiFi Available

+1 (706) 682-7781

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Bowling is fun and exciting for all ages. The Fort Benning Bowling Center offers a first class bowling experience, video games, snack bar and lounge, bumpers for children, a variety of leagues and discounts. Soldiers in uniform bowl for $1.50 per game/$1 shoe rental weekdays 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bowling Lessons
Our USBC-certified coach offers private lessons: $35 per hour for beginners, $50 per hour for intermediates and $75 per hour for advanced bowlers. Beginner groups up to four pay $110 per hour.