Special Events!

Go-karts, Miniature Golf, Lasertron Laser Tag, Arcade, Roller Skating & More! We’re THE ultimate place to host your upcoming event! Whether it’s a company outing, youth event, birthday party, day camp outing, bachelor/ette party, we’ve got the venue for the your next event! 

In addition to being the hub for your upcoming events, Carlisle Sports Emporium also hosts specials for holidays, college and high school nights, home-school days and more! Make sure you check our upcoming specials on our website for events you won’t want to miss at the Place to Play!photo 1events-lock-ins-entertainment-in-york-pabest vip cast group

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We love roller skating!

rollerskate4 (1) photo 1 skatesDid you know our upstairs level is the host to our large Roller Skating Rink?! Roller skating is not only fun, but awesome exercise! Bring the kids and strap on your roller skates for a weekend afternoon of fun or grab your friends or your staff and come in for a blast from the past where you can request songs of your choice to skate along to and enjoy gliding all over our skate zone!

Our Skate Zone skating rink is one of the area’s only hardwood floor roller skate venues, complete with special effects lighting, a high quality sound system, DJ booth, snack bar and ample space for skating! – This makes Skate Zone Roller Rink the ideal destination for avid roller skaters in central PA, and those looking for the prime atmosphere to host a dance, party or other special occasion!

Our skate zone also offers a unique and fun area for any kind of venue needed – we’ve hosted wedding receptions, dance parties, concerts and much more in our spacious roller rink!

Skate hours are below:


Available for private rentals 10am-9pm


Available for private rentals 10am-11pm


Matinee Skate 1-3:45pm
Available for private rental 4-6:30pm
Evening Skate 7-9:30pm


Matinee Skate 1-3:45pm
Available for private rentals 4-9pm


Carlisle Sports Emporium LOVES hosting birthday parties, for all ages! And people all ages LOVE having parties at The Place to Play!

Check out our packages at: http://www.carlislesportsemporium.com/birthday-party-idea.php

Whether you’re looking to book a party for go-karts, miniature golf, roller skating, arcade, laser tag, or some of everything, you can expect the big day to be unforgettable at “The Place to Play!”

“It is always a pleasure to celebrate a birthday in the VIP room and playing laser tag! Happy, excited kids AND relaxed parents… win/win! Thank you for everything!” – McLaughlin Party

“Well run, well organized, prompt service- great overall.” – Beittel Party

Call 717-258-4741 to see how we can cater to your next party event!

Come one, Come all, Step right up! It’s carnival time!

Joining Down the Clown & Milk Jug Toss at the Carlisle Sports Emporium are the incredibly fun: Whack ‘N Win & Gold Fishin’ Arcade Games!

Whack N Win at the game of skill, on our brand new 11 foot Whack ‘N Win Game!

Whack your way into the win zone by using your SKILL to hammer the sensor pad and attempt to win the bonus. Whack N Win is intuitive, challenging, and rewards players of all skill levels. The patented sensor pad allows for all age groups to give it a WHACK, and get the moving LED’s to land in the Bonus Win Zone.

Gold Fishin’ – Part of the HIT CARNIVAL SERIES – Newest edition!

Fun and alluring for all ages! Toss the balls into the life-like gold fish bowls and WIN!

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Our BRAND-NEW Jurassic Park Arcade Game!!!

Take a shot at the brand-new, ultimate Jurassic Park 1-2 person adventure, featured on a 55″ screen! With 9 action-packed, must-play levels, over 30 dinosaurs & theater-quality sound, this new epic game is ready to bring you the latest dinosaur fighting challenge!

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It’s time for some… MINI GOLF!

Our miniature golf is open and ready for some springtime golfers! Enjoy our castle theme or our western theme 18-hole courses!

Putt through caves & around waterfalls for the ultimate mini golf experience! The beauty of the course and the love of the game make Carlisle Sports Emporium mini golf one of the best attractions in the area!

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Spring is coming!

Who else is ready for some outdoor go-karts, miniature golf, & slushies??!

Visit us for indoor & outdoor go-karts, Lasertron laser tag, Roller Skating (Sat: 1-3:45 or 7-9:30 & Sun: 1-3:45), & tons of awesome arcade game! Plus, enjoy a night of no cooking while you dine at our Victory Lane Cafe!

What a great way to get rid of cabin fever and start gearing up for spring! Keep posted for our Mini Golf to be open again!

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