A work day for teachers, means an extra day to play. But what is there to do with your kid crew on these random in-service days, especially if it’s cold and rainy outside? We put together 15 tried-and-true destinations that are sure to entertain your brood any day of the week. Click through the gallery to see some perennial favorites and new-to-you hot spots.

Acme Bowling Billiards & Events

Looking to knock over some pins in style? ACME Bowl is an upscale entertainment venue, featuring a 30-lane traditional bowling Alley, an arcade, billiards area with 7 tables, two shuffleboard tables and full service restaurant. This swanky establishment is an all-ages, family-friendly venue, except for the bar. Aim for some strikes and enjoy lane-side food and beverage from The Break Room, the bowling alley's on-site restaurant.

Good to Know: ACME Bowl is a first-come, first-served venue. Wait times vary from day to day, so call ahead to get an estimate based on current business.

100 Andover Park W.
Tukwila, Wa 98188
206-340-2263
Online: acmebowl.com

Hours: Mon., 3 p.m.–11 p.m.; Tues.–Thurs. 11 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 11 a.m.–1 a.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.–1 a.m.; Sun., 9 a.m.–11 p.m.

Cost: Prices depend on time and day.

photo: Anne D. via Yelp

How do you like to spend your teacher in-service days? Tell us in the comments below. 

— Abbey McGee