Long-awaited location expected to attract 450,000 visitors annually
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® will open the doors to its second Florida location tomorrow at 9 a.m., followed by a private VIP grand opening party next Thursday. The new 65,000-square-foot venue is the company’s 30th location worldwide.
The private VIP grand opening party will feature music and entertainment, prize giveaways, complimentary food, celebrity appearances and, of course, Topgolf® game play. Celebrity appearances include: Robby Hayes from ABC’s hit series The Bachelorette; PGA TOUR® player Chris DiMarco; Jacksonville Jaguars Malik Jackson, Blake Bortles, Allen Robinson, Sen’Derrick Marks, Aaron Colvin, Jalen Ramsey, Allen Hurns, Chad Henne, Marcedes Lewis and Denard Robinson; two-time World Long Drive Champion Tim Burke; PGA TOUR Latinoamérica player Trey Valentine, PGA Tour Host and Reporter, Teryn Shaefer and more. A Red Bull DJ will be leading a dance party on the rooftop terrace. Invited guests include Topgolf Jacksonville’s Platinum Members, community leaders and social media contest winners.
The Topgolf games can be enjoyed by all ages and skill levels, and the microchipped golf balls score themselves, providing players with instant feedback on each shot’s accuracy and distance. Each venue features climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round play, a chef-driven food and beverage menu, music and hundreds of HDTVs.
“We are thrilled to open a second venue here in the state of Florida,” said Topgolf Jacksonville Director of Operations Joshua Zenner. “Our first Florida location, Topgolf Tampa, broke many company records and served more than 555,000 guests in its first year. With Jacksonville’s fast-growing population and climate suited for year-round play, we believe we will see the same success here. We can’t wait to open our doors and offer the community a premium destination for entertainment.”
Topgolf Jacksonville is located at 10531 Brightman Blvd. For more information, visit www.topgolf.com, facebook.com/topgolfjacksonville or @Topgolf on Twitter and Instagram.
Topgolf is a global sports entertainment community creating the best times of your life. With 30 venues serving nearly 13 million guests annually and the world’s largest digital golf audience, Topgolf has become a go-to destination for fun both in-venue and online. The Topgolf games can be enjoyed by all ages and skill levels, and the microchipped golf balls score themselves, providing players with instant feedback on each shot’s accuracy and distance. Each venue features climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round play, a chef-driven food and beverage menu, music and hundreds of HDTVs. Topgolf also brings interactive experiences to the community through its Topgolf U lessons, leagues, The Topgolf Tour, KidZone parties, social and corporate events, and the World Golf Tour (WGT) app. Topgolf’s lifestyle division, Topgolf Media, creates advanced media content and cultivates partnerships and sponsorships that enhance the Topgolf fan experience. To learn more about Topgolf, follow @Topgolf or visit www.topgolf.com.