The Nelson Event Center

225 Niantic Ave
Cranston RI  02907

Phone: (401) 225-8520

The Nelson Event Center

Introducing The Nelson Event Center located inside Lang's Bowlarama! The Nelson pays homage to Lang's Bowlarama founder Edward Nelson Lang, and embraces the mid century modern style of bowling's Golden Age with a nod to the aesthetic of the 50's and 60's. The Nelson is a beautifully renovated space with a capacity of 125. We offer delicious, affordable catering. Host the best party ever in a chic space! We are located inside Lang's Bowlarama, which gives you options to add fun for everyone with bowling on our pristine lanes! Great for rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, engagement parties, showers, corporate events, social events and more! We offer a 16ft projection screen and wireless mic, full bar, private or semi private space and more!

The Nelson Event Center at Lang's Bowlarama is a beautifully renovated mid-century modern space! We can help you host the best party ever!

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Business Information


General Manager: Carl DeRosa, GM Dayna Mancini-Simmons, Director of Sales and Events
Parking: Parking Lot
Payment Options: Cash, Visa, Amex, Mastercard, Discover
Serving: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Coffee, Drinks
Restaurant Services: Takes Reservations, Group-Friendly, Catering, Has Waiters

Categories: Live Music Venue, Party Center, Restaurant

Hours

Fri: 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat: 5:00 pm - 1:00 am



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Past Events

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 11/15/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls & Guys Night Out! Jack & Sally Paint & Vino!

Girls & Guys Night Out! Jack & Sally Paint & Vino!
06:30 pm - 10/18/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

A FUNDRAISING EVENT TO BENEFIT THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY! The Nelson Event Center is Pairing up with Paint & Vino (facebook.com/PaintandVino/) for a GIRLS & GUYS...

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 09/20/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 08/16/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 07/19/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 06/15/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out
06:30 pm - 05/17/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Girls Night Out-Autism Awareness

Girls Night Out-Autism Awareness
06:30 pm - 04/19/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

April is Autism Awareness month! Please join us on Thursday, April 19th Entry: A $5 donation to The Autism Project Doors open 6pm This is an 18+ event! Complimentary...

Quarter Auction Support Autism Awareness

Quarter Auction Support Autism Awareness
07:00 pm - 04/09/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Come join in on this great evening! Bring friends! Doors open at 6:00 pm, the auction will start promptly at 7:00pm! EARLY BIRD SPECIAL 6:30.. CASH BAR AND FOOD...

AKB & BMA Karaoke Party

AKB & BMA Karaoke Party
07:00 pm - 03/31/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

I'm throwing a Karaoke party! All members and former members are invited! Drinks, music, karaoke starting at 7PM then at 10:00PM the bowling alley turns the lights...

Girls Night Out-Crystals & Cocktails to benefit the Cranston Animal Shelter

Girls Night Out-Crystals & Cocktails to benefit the Cranston Animal Shelter
06:00 pm - 03/29/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Please join us for our first ever Crystals & Cocktails event! Enjoy hanging out with friends, have a drink or two & create your very own suncatcher. Each ticket...

Rhode Island After Work Social

Rhode Island After Work Social
06:00 pm - 03/22/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Come Join Us and Build Your Network This Year {Meet New People & Make Some Connections} with Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs, Startups, Professionals from Rhode...

Musical Networking with Total Exposure Networking

Musical Networking with Total Exposure Networking
08:00 pm - 03/12/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Musical Networking with Total Exposure Networking Sponsored by the Nelson Event Center and Langs Bowlarama Before anyone panics, NO, you will not be forced to sing....

Keturah's Dream LIVE in The Nelson! NO Cover!

Keturah's Dream LIVE in The Nelson! NO Cover!
09:00 pm - 03/09/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Keturah's Dream, LIVE in The Nelson Event Center at Lang's Bowlerama! Some of the bands Keturah's Dream covers: SANTANA | THE BEATLES | LADY GAGA | ADELE | SHERYL...

Wealth & Wellness Girls Night Out!

Wealth & Wellness Girls Night Out!
06:30 pm - 03/01/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Thursday March 1st | Doors open at 6:30pm $5 per person donation | All proceeds benefit the RI Coalition Against Domestic Violence The Nelson Event Center 225...

Quarter Auction Support The Cause

Quarter Auction Support The Cause
07:00 pm - 02/12/2018

At The Nelson Event Center

Come join in on this great evening! Bring friends! Doors open at 6:00 pm, the auction will start promptly at 7:00pm! EARLY BIRD SPECIAL 6:30... CASH BAR AND FOOD...

Tony Cerbo Home for Christmas 10

Tony Cerbo Home for Christmas 10
06:00 pm - 12/14/2017

At The Nelson Event Center

Don't miss Tony Cerbo's 10th (and final) Annual Home for Christmas Dinner Show! Dinner** includes: Garden Salad, Rolls and butter, Chicken Parm with Penne Marianara...

Pins and Paint Party!

Pins and Paint Party!
06:30 pm - 11/09/2017

At The Nelson Event Center

Join us for a new sPIN on Painting Parties! Choose from several styles of holiday and winter themed repurposed bowling pins! Non bowlers are more than welcome! These...

Holiday Wreath Demo in The Nelson

Holiday Wreath Demo in The Nelson
06:30 pm - 11/02/2017

At The Nelson Event Center

Join us for a fun night of crafting and walk away with a beautifully hand-crafted wreath designed by YOU! Professional Event Planner Dayna Mancini-Simmons will be...

Halloween Glow Party in The Nelson

Halloween Glow Party in The Nelson
09:00 pm - 10/28/2017

At The Nelson Event Center

Costume Contest and blacklight party hosted by DJ PM! Popcorn & candy bar, VIP photo booth, full bar & food menu and more! $20 cover includes ONE FREE DRINK (beer/wine/well),...

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