This Queens bowling alley is an anachronism and an oasis

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Astoria Bowl is a something of landmark in the Queens borough of New York City, a struggling business inside a massive building where time has seemingly stopped. Turtle Down Films created this lovely short documentary (shot before COVID-19) about this “anachronism, a vestige of the sport’s mid-century heyday era… an oasis in the truest sense of the word, a place of pure recreation and levity in a city where life tends to be serious and weighty.”

This is A Place To Bowl.

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