Whether the rapid growth and soaring popularity of Topgolf -- and the entertainment-golf entrepreneurs the company’s success has spawned – leads to a marked rise in green-grass golf participation remains to be seen.
In fact, off-course golf participation rose 11% in 2016, an increase that you can bet is largely attributable to the popularity and continued growth of Topgolf.
Topgolf will offer free five-minute lessons Wednesday with a golf professional at all U.S. venues excluding the Las Vegas location.
With free lessons at 27 venues nationwide, Topgolf will recognize National Golf Day this week by giving back to the community and trying to grow the game in a dynamic and entertaining setting.
For those who have been to a Topgolf, the winning formula is intact with three levels of hitting bays, multiple bar areas featuring an extensive food and drink menu and more than 200 flat screen TVs.