The Third Annual “Bowl For Ronnie” Charity Bowling Party

The Third Annual “Bowl For Ronnie” Charity Bowling Party
Returns Friday, October 6th to Benefit the
Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund
Celebrity Bowling Event Hosted by VH-1’s Eddie Trunk
at PINZ Bowling Center in Studio City, California
Will Raise Awareness and Funds for Cancer Charity
The third annual BOWL FOR RONNIE Bowling Party, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (, will take place on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City, California. The event, hosted by VH-1’s Eddie Trunk, will include a celebrity bowling tournament and a raffle drawing. Last year’s BOWL FOR RONNIE brought in $36,500 for the cancer charity, which is now in its eighth year of raising awareness and much-needed funding for cancer research.
BOWL FOR RONNIE participants can anticipate an evening of fun, food, and, of course, bowling with rockers and celebrities competing for trophies in the name of raising funds and awareness for the Dio Cancer Fund. Among the raffle prizes will be a specially-designed bowling ball and pin featuring the BOWL FOR RONNIE artwork (see below).
The event kicks off at 6:30 PM with open bowling and a VIP pre-party for lane sponsors, celebrities and their guests. Previous BOWL FOR RONNIE events brought together entertainers and artists such as Grammy award winning duo Tenacious D featuring Jack Black and Kyle GassTom Morello (Prophets Of Rage & Rage Against The Machine,John 5, members of MastodonSteven Adler of Guns and RosesLita Ford, members of the Grammy nominated group Stone Sour and many more. Last year John 5 and Tom Morello who as members of Eddie Trunk‘s bowling team, took top honors for the highest celebrity bowling team score.


Eddie Trunk’s team celebrates its 1st Place victory in the celebrity bowling competition.  From left: Rock Feinstein, Jeff Scott Soto, Wendy Dio, Eddie Trunk, Tom Morello, Tim “Ripper” Owens.  Not Pictured:  John 5 (Photo by Gene Kirkland)
Radio personality Eddie Trunk will once again host the event and captain his-own bowling team at the event.  Additionally, LA’s rock station KLOS will sponsor a bowling team made up of on-air personalities and celebrity musicians.
100% of the net proceeds from the BOWL FOR RONNIE will go to the Dio Cancer Fund.  Individual tickets and lane sponsorships are now on sale, and participants are encouraged to gather friends, family and co-workers for the ultimate bowling team. The Pinz Bowling Center is located at 12655 Ventura Blvd in Studio City, California.