Oakland Lawn Bowling Club




660 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610






Per order of the Alameda County Public Health Department, our club, as a public recreational facility, must remain closed through May 31st, 2020. 

Members of our community and club are encouraged to follow “safe practices” described by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), state, and local health services.


We regret any inconvenience, and hope to see our fellow members and neighbors on the green soon. Until then:  be safe, everyone.


Welcome to the Oakland Lawn Bowling Club! We are located in the heart of Oakland California USA, in Lakeside Park on Lake Merritt!


Bowling is a game for all, whether you are 5 or 95. The Oakland club boasts three greens and a beautiful clubhouse. Membership is open to the public!



Get in on the fun of League Night! Our next pairs league runs for four consecutive Wednesday nights, $30 for non-members, free for members!


The first 2020 league will begin Wednesday March 4th - click here for link to sign-up sheet!


Show up with a teammate or we'll find one for you!

Become a Member

Interested in becoming a member? Contact us!





Bowl with Us

Stop by for a free lesson. We offer free lessons during regular bowling hours which are: 

Tuesday 10:30am

Thursday 10:30am

Tuesday 6:30pm

Sunday 2pm


Barefoot bowling is a thing at OLBC!  Click to read the latest about barefoot bowling in the news.


And, of course we can thank our Aussie friends for introducing us to the fun that is barefoot bowls: Australia's love for barefoot bowls.


Click to read about Ratka in the news!


Group Lessons


We offer group lessons, including corporate team building activities and private lawn bowling parties.











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