DALLAS, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Topgolf Entertainment Group, a global sports and entertainment company, announced today it has officially kicked off development efforts for a new venue to serve all communities of the Durham and Raleigh areas in North Carolina.
Construction on the new, three-level, 102-bay venue is underway and is projected to open in late summer 2022 in the growing Park on Page development near Research Triangle Park. This will be Topgolf's third entertainment venue in the state of North Carolina, as the company known for its high-tech gaming experience, outdoor hitting bays and renowned food and beverage menu also operates two venues in the Charlotte area.
"We could not be more excited to bring the Topgolf experience to the Durham and Raleigh communities next year," said Topgolf Chief Development Officer Chris Callaway. "Whether you are a Hurricane, a Blue Devil, a Tar Heel, part of the Wolfpack, an Eagle or a Bulls fan, we can't wait to welcome you to Topgolf when we open our newest venue at the Park on Page next year."
Strategically located off I-40 at Page Road, Topgolf will be an anchor of the 46-acre Park on Page development near Research Triangle Park, which is one of the most prominent high-tech research and development parks in the U.S. Beyond entertainment, Topgolf Raleigh/Durham will employ nearly 400 Associates, further strengthening the region's economy and bringing new job opportunities into the market.
"We're thrilled to welcome Topgolf to Durham and are excited for the new venue to complement the visitor attractions and other entertainment options in the area," said President & CEO of Discover Durham, Susan Amey. "The sports and entertainment industry is burgeoning in the area and we're proud to have Topgolf's premier offerings added as a headliner."
Since its inception, Topgolf's foundation has been built on innovation, fun and inclusivity. As pioneers of the sports and entertainment industry, Topgolf's track record of creativity and industry leadership has led to the growth of a unique company offering golf experiences one can only get at a Topgolf venue. Topgolf currently operates over 70 venues in five countries and continues to have a strong focus on its Commitment to Play Safely so Guests can play with confidence.
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About Topgolf Entertainment Group
Topgolf Entertainment Group is a technology-enabled global sports and entertainment community that connects people in meaningful ways through the experiences we create, the innovation we champion and the good that we do. What started as a simple idea to enhance the game of golf has grown into a movement where people from all walks of life connect at the intersection of technology and sports entertainment. Topgolf Entertainment Group's platforms include Topgolf venues, Topgolf Media, Topgolf International, Toptracer and Topgolf Swing Suite. Follow @topgolf on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, or visit the Topgolf Press page for the latest news.
About Topgolf Venues
Topgolf venues, the first brand experience of Topgolf Entertainment Group, connect people in meaningful ways through technology, food and beverage, and the belief that Topgolf is a place where one can discover common ground no matter the occasion. These venues feature high-tech gaming, climate-controlled outdoor hitting bays, a chef-driven menu, hand-crafted cocktails, music, corporate and social event spaces, and more. Topgolf venues entertain more than 20 million guests annually at over 70 locations in five countries across the globe. To learn more or plan your visit, visit topgolf.com.
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