Sunset Station to host World Tenpin Bowling Championships

Henderson, Nev. – The best bowlers from around the world are set to compete in the two-week World Tenpin Bowling Association World Championships at Strike Zone Bowling Center inside Sunset Station Hotel and Casino, Aug. 18-30. The combined Men-Women World Championships, which are held every four years, puts the City of Henderson and Strike Zone on the map for its state-of-the-art bowling facility.

The world’s best in bowling will converge at Sunset Station to take place in this elite competition. Competitors from countries around the globe will participate, including Brazil, Singapore, France, Australia, Kuwait, Thailand, England, Israel, Dominican Republic, Spain and of course the United States, among others. The lanes will be closed for public play during the two weeks of the competition, and the lanes will be patterned by the Kegel bowling company out of Florida to make the level of play more difficult for these select bowlers.

The competition is open to the public that wish to watch this event in person. A day pass is available for $10 per person and a “World Pass” valid for Aug. 19-30 is available for $75 per person. Station Casinos’ league bowlers can watch for free and bring a guest with them when they show a valid Station League Benefits Card. Members of Station Casinos Boarding Pass rewards card can gain entry for two for the price of one. President and Chairmen level card holders can get in free plus bring a guest.

About World Tenpin Bowling Association

The World Tenpin Bowling Association, which is made up of 112 bowling federations, governs the sport throughout the world. For more information on WTBA, visit


About Sunset Station

The AAA Three-Diamond rated Sunset Station Hotel & Casino offers more than 450 deluxe rooms and 70 suites, meeting and convention facilities as well as an array of entertainment options, including concert and lounge venues at the outdoor poolside amphitheater and Club Madrid, bowling at Strike Zone, Regal Cinemas movie theatre with 3D and IMAX offerings as well as numerous bars and lounges. Sunset Station also offers a wide variety of dining options, including Sonoma Cellar steakhouse, Pasta Cucina, Cabo Mexican Restaurant, Oyster Bar, Grand Café, the Feast Buffet and several casual dining options in a food court setting. To learn more about Sunset Station, please call 702.547.7777 or visit, or