Main Event Entertainment, the fastest growing family entertainment center in America with a unique “Eat.Bowl.Play.” experience, will open in Warrenville on Sept. 17. The new center, located at 28248 Diehl Road at Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway, is the company’s first location in Illinois and the 17th in the nation.

The modern 48,000-square-foot entertainment center packs in tons of fun for everyone, all under one roof. The cutting-edge lanes redefine the bowling experience with , while multi-level laser tag provides a heart-pounding, music-filled adventure. The gravity ropes course features a swaying bridge, tightrope walking and sky treks, all suspended over the game rooms. Other attractions include billiards, more than 100 arcade games, top-notch dining, a full bar and private rooms for birthday parties and corporate events.

“Main Event is a new type of destination, with something for everyone who’s ready to play,” said Main Event Entertainment CEO Charlie Keegan. “We invite everyone in the community –families, friends, corporations and groups – to our Warrenville location to connect, have fun and create memories that will last a lifetime.”

To celebrate the new center, the Warrenville Main Event will partner with the Boys & Girls Club of Naperville, whose mission is to provide a fun, safe and constructive afterschool environment for kids. On opening day, Main Event will donate $5,000 in cash and free center visits to further the club’s goals and provide the kids with an opportunity to experience all that the center has to offer.

The Warrenville Main Event brings more than 100 jobs to the community. Job opportunities are still available for center managers, food and beverage servers and electronic technicians.

Center hours are 11 a.m. to midnight on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Monday and Friday; and 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Saturday. For more information about the newest location, go to

Dallas-based Main Event Entertainment, described as “unrivaled in quality” by industry analysts, is growing rapidly. The Warrenville center is the company’s fourth center in four months to open. Additional openings are planned for Atlanta and Oklahoma City in late 2014.

About Main Event Entertainment

Dallas-based Main Event Entertainment is a top destination for people ready to play! Its unique Eat.Bowl.Play. experience features state-of-the-art bowling, multi-level laser tag, high ropes adventure courses, billiards and interactive and virtual video games, with dining experiences ranging from fast casual to fine dining and creative cocktails, beer and wine. Founded in 1998, the rapidly growing subsidiary of Ardent Leisure Group (ASX: AAD) of Australia turns ordinary days into memories at nearly 20 U.S. family entertainment centers. Corporations, individuals and families consistently rank the centers “Best Place to Bowl” and “Best Party Place.” For more information, visit