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Bowling greens

  • Bowling greens

    Bowling greens reopened on 12 April allowing up to 15 people (including coaches) to take part in structured outdoor sports training organised by clubs/individuals affiliated to recognised sports governing bodies or representative organisations for sport and physical activity.

    Clubs and their members are encouraged to take responsibility for their own hygiene and to adhere to signage advising on best practice when using the facility. All affiliated clubs must adhere fully to the guidelines set by their sport’s governing body. 

    Bowling pavilions will be opened to provide access to essential toilet facilities only. Please note: Individual toilet facilities will open, subject to the completion of water testing and Legionella compliance.

    Squad training can resume from 23 April, as well as competitive outdoor sports. No spectators are permitted and numbers (including officials, participants, management and support personnel) should be restricted to the minimum number required for the delivery of the event and should not exceed 100. 

    We have 16 bowling greens at 13 locations across the city:

    Location  Booking details 
    Ballysillan Playing Fields 028 9071 4840
    Botanic Gardens 028 9023 4533
    Falls Park 028 9061 3715
    Grove Playing Fields (North Queen Street) 028 9075 3712
    Musgrave Park 028 9066 7829
    Orangefield Park 028 9070 9072
    Ormeau Park (Ormeau Road side) 028 9064 0609
    Ormeau Park (Ravenhill Road side) 028 9045 5678
    Tommy Patton (Sydenham)  
    Tullycarnet Park 028 9027 0611
    Victoria Park 028 9045 4766
    Wedderburn Park 028 9061 1441
    Woodvale Park 028 9024 9563
  • Prices

    The prices are valid until 31 March 2022. They are per person, unless otherwise stated.

    Concession prices apply to under 17s, full-time students, over 60s and those on means tested and associated benefits. 

  • Buy a season ticket

    Buy your outdoor bowling season ticket at your local bowling pavilion which will allow use of all of our greens.

    Activity   Price 
    Season ticket (adult)   £38
    Season ticket (concession) £20
    Season ticket - Bowling Club  £341

    Season ticket off peak
    Limited use - Monday to Friday 11am to 4pm

    £11
    Monthly ticket (adult) £13
    Monthly ticket (concession) £7
    Locker hire (non-refundable)
    Included in Bowling Club season ticket
    £10
    Greenage (per person, per hour) £7
    Greenage (concessions, per person, per hour) £4
    Green hire for match day (clubs only) £25
    Indoor bowling
    Standard fee (adult, winter season) £19
    Standard fee (concession, winter season) £10
    Hire of bowling pavilion for non-bowling activities (VAT exempt) (per hour) £23
  • Hire of the bowling pavilions

    Bowling greens and pavilions are not available to hire due to COVID-19 guidelines. 

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