There is something about old school arcades that can hit the nostalgia bone just right. Right here in metro Detroit, we are lucky enough to have some places where we can still get our arcade game fix.
If you want to get your old school arcade fix while enjoying a cold one, DK Beercade is the place to be. With an extensive list of games like Ms. Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, Frogger, Street Fighter II, Centipede, Asteroids, and a handful of classic pinball machines, you’ll want to make sure you bring plenty of quarters to enjoy these great games.
This interactive museum features over 5,500 square feet of vintage mechanical devices and oddities, including some of your favorite classic arcade games. Some of the machines and arcade games are one of a kind and can only be found at Marvin’s.
The Play Atlantis Family Fun Center in Melvindale has plenty of fun activities for you and your family to enjoy. With air hockey tables, basketball games, and other ticket winning games, there’s plenty of things to do. You can also entertain the young ones with their bounce and jungle gym, glow golf, and laser tag.
C.J. Barrymore’s is packed with over 150 arcade games ranging from new games like Temple Run and Cut the Rope, to classics like Air Hockey and Pac-Man. You can also grab a bite to eat at their full service restaurant or enjoy activities such as bowling, golfing in their golf dome, or indoor bumper cars.
Paradise Park in Novi has has great classic arcade games for your family to enjoy, but also some new interactive games to play as well. The new Laser Blast features the Star Wars Space Ship that makes for a new laser game experience.