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Southampton has the Hollywood treatment

I finally made it to my first blogging event and it was attending the Hollywood Bowl VIP event in
Southampton. I was very nervous about going, not knowing what to expect or who I was going to meet, but the whole evening was a great success.

The evening started off by being welcomed by a Marilyn Monroe impersonator who had the look down to a tee, and she brought a great Hollywood feel to the entire event. I picked up my welcome pack and drink before heading off to the VIP section to meet the other bloggers.
The interior of the new Hollywood Bowl is wonderful, fresh and attractive to all ages. They have some of the classic arcade games, an American diner, a bar next to the bowling alleys and two VIP sections for those private parties or team builds.

One of the VIP alleys 

We all played a game of bowling in one of the VIP sections, while being treated to some of the delights they serve in the American diner. I was determined to prove to everyone how bad I was at bowling and I did exactly that, by coming in last! As the night went on Marilyn did an official opening and ribbon cutting. They got everyone involved in the photos and it was a great way to open the alley.

Once we had finished our game of bowling we all went over to explore the arcade games. These games have become more high tech these days with a swipe card instead of coins but that makes it so much easier!

The whole night was a great success and will definitely be going back to have a few games. I would just like to thank the whole team at Hollywood Bowl in Southampton for the invite and the wonderful night.


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