12 Lanes Of Fun!

The Maverick Bullpen Bowling Center brings 12 lanes of fun in one of the largest university game rooms in the country. With 12 high-end bowling lanes, it is popular for both on and off-campus visitors.  Fuel your game with pizza, ice cream or a soda from the snack bar.

If you can't get enough of bowling, get college credit for playing and enroll in one of Minnesota State Mankato physical education classes. The Bullpen also offers Semester Passes allowing you to bowl to your heart's desire.

  MNSU Students MNSU Faculty/Staff General Public
Bowling Game $2.00/Person $3.00/Person $4.00/Person
Bowling Shoes Rental $1.00/Person $2.00/Person $3.00/Person

Cosmic Bowling

See bowling in a different light. On Friday and Saturday nights, come enjoy Cosmic Bowling offering a unique black light effect. Mix that our sound-sensitive disco lighting fueled by your favorite top pop hits and you experience an exciting bowling atmosphere.

Friday: 7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Saturday: 7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.


The Maverick Bullpen Bowling Center has everything you need to complete your enjoyable bowling experience.

  • House Bowling Balls
  • Rental Shoes (sizes Kids 8 to Adult 16)
  • Automatic Scoring
  • Six Lanes of Bumpers
  • Assistant Ramps


Each semester in conjunction with Campus Recreation, the Bullpen offers students the chane to put their skills to the test in team competition. Intramurals are Monday nights, teams bowl three games and paly until there is one team left standing. See Campus Recreation or call the Bullpen at 507-389-1321 for more information.


Interested in learning more about bowling? Sign up for a bowling class! There are 1-credit HP courses available that work to fill your general education requirements. Classes are offered each semester at a variety of times to match every student schedule.

Bullpen: 507-389-1321