Columbia, MO, Tribune Recognizes Bonkers For Best Birthday Parties

Posted On: 12/12/2018

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COLUMBIA, MO -- Family Entertainment Group (Itasca, IL) reports that its Bonkers Columbia establishment has been acclaimed by the Columbia Tribune as "The Best Place to Have a Birthday Party," and also was nominated for other awards including "Best Family Entertainment."

The honors were announced at the newspaper's annual "Best of Columbia" awards ceremony. The annual event ranks contestants in 68 categories involving food, beverage, people and services.

This year's "Best of Columbia" awards ceremony was held at the Holiday Inn Executive Center here. "The people in this room are the leaders of the Columbia business community," said Tribune publisher Terri Leifeste.

The nominees and award-winners gathered for the ceremony on Nov. 29. Winners were chosen by online voting, through which readers submitted more than 11,500 nominations and cast more than 815,000 total votes.

FEG noted that Bonkers prides itself on providing an exciting mix of games, food and fun for the whole family. For large or small parties, its Birthday Party Specialists guarantee that every aspect of the party is presented perfectly.

Bonkers is looking forward to a grand reopening in February 2019, at which it plans to unveil new games and attractions, a new chef-inspired food menu and substantial interior and exterior renovations.

Bonkers Columbia has been a part of FEG's attractions family since 2018. It's one of four Going Bonkers facilities; the others are in Peabody, MA; Topeka, KS; and Quincy, IL.

Family Entertainment Group is a recognized industry leader in gameroom design, development, consulting and operations. Since 2004, FEG has provided services and innovative arcade solutions for many industry sectors including water park resorts, amusement parks, bowling centers and family entertainment centers.