Topgolf Opens Friday Morning in Webster
Topgolf’s third Houston location opens Friday, following Thursday evening’s VIP grand opening party
HOUSTON – Nov. 4, 2015 – Golf entertainment leader Topgolf International will open the doors to its third location in Houston on Friday at 9 a.m., following Thursday evening’s private VIP grand opening party. The new 65,000-square-foot facility is the company’s 23rd location worldwide.
The private VIP grand opening party will feature music and entertainment, prize giveaways, complimentary food, drinks and, of course, Topgolf® play. Celebrity appearances will include: Houston Texans players Cecil Shorts and Jon Weeks, Houston Astros player Dallas Keuchel, and astronauts Leroy Chiao, Clay Anderson and Mark Polansky. A Red Bull DJ will be leading a dance party on the rooftop terrace. Invited guests include Topgolf Webster’s monthly members, community leaders and social media contest winners.
Topgolf is a one-of-a-kind golf entertainment experience with seven competitive games and advanced technology to track the accuracy and distance of players’ shots. Built by Turner Construction, the three-level Topgolf Webster includes: 102 climate-controlled hitting bays; a full-service restaurant and three bars; more than 250 high-definition flat-screen TVs; a rooftop terrace with fire pits; and 3,000 square feet of private event space. The Topgolf app, available for free download on iTunes and Google Play, allows users to change the channel on the TV in each hitting bay.
“Since day one, Houston has been a top market for Topgolf,” said Topgolf Webster Director of Operations Holly Barragan. “Opening in Webster will allow us to attract guests from south Houston, Clear Lake, League City, Friendswood and Galveston. Webster is a wonderful, fast-growing community, and we are excited to offer nearby residents and tourists another option for entertainment.”
Since December 2012, Topgolf has served more than two million guests in the Houston market. These guests have hit more than 150 million golf balls and played more than seven million point-scoring golf games. With its newest location, Topgolf now employs more than 1,000 associates in Greater Houston.
Topgolf is a global sports entertainment community creating the best times of your life, with 22 locations serving a projected 8 million guests annually. Players hit golf balls containing computer microchips that track each shot’s accuracy and distance while awarding points for hitting targets on the outfield. Each facility offers an upscale and playful experience, featuring an impressive food and beverage menu, music, games, climate-controlled hitting bays, and hundreds of HDTVs. Topgolf also brings fun, interactive experiences to the community through its Topgolf U lessons, leagues, tournaments, KidZone parties, and social and corporate events. To learn more about Topgolf, visit www.topgolf.com.
Director of Corporate Communications, Topgolf
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