Demolition Ball-Adrenaline Zone

Demolition ball is the sort of thing you need to experience firsthand, but if you have a particularly vivid imagination, think of a sport that combines hockey, polo, basketball, jai alai and bumper cars. There are two five-person teams; every player has their own bumper car and scoop, and the goal is to throw a Wiffle ball onto a backboard (one point) or into a vertical net (two points). If that sounds like child’s play, think again because Demolition Ball/Adrenaline Zone (DB-AZ) is popular with adult parties and doesn’t even let kids into the arena unless they’re 12 years old and 54” tall. Walk-ins are allowed but reservations are suggested because there are only two courts, able to accommodate a total of 20 players at any given time. For those waiting, a 6,800 square-foot laeer tag course, various arcade games and pool tables are available. Food and drink, including adult beverages, are available. Walk-in rates for Demolition Ball are about $12 per person per half hour, so if you have enough for a full game (10 people) the hourly court rental of $179 is the cheapest option. There are also plenty of party packages. Be sure to call ahead, because the whole place can be reserved for private parties. It’s also a good idea to double-check your GPS directions because the address can confuse some devices: Old Highway 94 runs parallel to 1st Capitol Drive, and DB-AZ is in a maroon warehouse-type building on the North side of the road.

Map

Nearby

  • or

Newsletters

Join Riverfront Times Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Maize & Wheat Offers Some of the Best Colombian Food in St. Louis [PHOTOS]

Maize & Wheat has you covered on empanadas, arepas and more. Read Cheryl Baehr's review: "Maize & Wheat Brings Revelatory Colombian Cuisine…

By Riverfront Times

Arepas are available with a variety of fillings, such as a Colombian arepa with sausage, corn, yellow plantain and mozzarella.
16 slides

Head to Arber Cafe For Stunning Traditional Albanian Cuisine [PHOTOS]

This combination Italian-Albanian restaurant and coffee shop works magic in a small storefront off Gravois Avenue. Read Cheryl Baehr's review: "Arber Cafe…

By Riverfront Times

Olive salad with orange, lemon, onion, extra-virgin olive oil and oregano.
18 slides

This St. Charles Mansion Has Kardashian-Style Closets [PHOTOS]

Get a load of this St. Charles mansion: It has a home theatre, closet space that could make the Kardashians jealous and…

By Riverfront Times Staff

This St. Charles Mansion Has Kardashian-Style Closets [PHOTOS]
90 slides

St. Louis' Favorite Pizza Places [PHOTOS]

There's nothing more heavenly than a slice of pizza. Luckily, the St. Louis area is full of pizza — and 'za enthusiasts.…

By Riverfront Times Staff

Noto
(5105 Westwood Drive, St. Peters; 636-317-1143)
Noto offers “dishes to remember,” food critic Cheryl Baehr writes.
35 slides