Topgolf set to enter Rhode Island with venue planned for Providence area
Great Providence will host one of New England’s first Topgolf venues
DALLAS, July 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global sports and entertainment company Topgolf Entertainment Group is bringing its technology-driven golf entertainment experience to the Great Providence area, marking the company’s entry into Rhode Island.
“We are excited to enter the state of Rhode Islandand more specifically, the wonderful community of Cranston within the Great Providence metropolitan area,” said Topgolf’s development director Chris Callaway. “We are focused on bringing more games to more communities, and Cranston is a great place to launch some of our early New England efforts.”
Located along State Route 37 at 100 Sockanosset Cross Road near the Garden City Center, the future Topgolf site will invite players to enjoy the brand’s modern, technology-driven, multi-level golf experience where they will be able to play point-based golf games in an energetic environment. and fun environment.
“I am extremely excited to attend the grand opening of this destination which will bring families and visitors to the Town of Cranston,” said Town of Cranston Mayor Kenneth J. Hopkins. “I’ve been working on this project since my time on city council and I know Topgolf will be a standout attraction in our city.”
The three-level outdoor Topgolf venue will be part of the Carpionato Group’s Chapel View redevelopment project and will feature 102 temperature-controlled outdoor hitting bays, signature chef-inspired menu items, premium drinks, music and year-round programming for all ages. The venue will be fully equipped with the latest Topgolf technology, including the company’s signature Toptracer technology. Toptracer is the most trusted ball tracing technology in the golf industry, powering the on-site experience and allowing Topgolf players to enjoy their favorite games like Angry Birds and Jewel Jam.
“We are delighted that Topgolf is joining Rhode Island and we look forward to welcoming more prime tenants as we complete the redevelopment of Chapel View,” said Kelly Coats, President and CEO of the Carpionato Group. “This site has served a great Rhode Island financial institution for many years and will now bring joy to many people by learning to play golf in a fun and unique way.”
In addition to entertainment, the venue will employ around 400 ringmasters – aka associates – providing an additional boost to the region’s economy.
“Cranston continues to attract great interest from businesses and industries looking to grow because of our economic climate, strong infrastructure and stable workforce,” added Hopkins.
Follow @Topgolf on social media for updates on Topgolf’s progress in Great Providence.
About Topgolf Entertainment Group
Topgolf Entertainment Group is a technology-based global sports and entertainment company that brings joy through more ways to play golf. What started as a simple idea to improve the game of golf has grown into a movement where people can experience the limitless power of the game at the intersection of technology and sports entertainment. Topgolf Entertainment Group’s brands include Topgolf Sites, Topgolf Media and Toptracer Technology. To learn more, visit topgolfentertainmentgroup.com or follow Topgolf on social media.
About Topgolf sites
Topgolf venues bring people together to play in a dynamic, technology-driven golf entertainment experience. With an energetic atmosphere, Topgolf venues feature high-tech gaming, outdoor hitting bays, chef-led menus, craft cocktails, music, corporate and social event spaces, and Moreover. Topgolf entertains over 20 million players each year at nearly 80 locations around the world. To learn more or plan your visit, visit topgolf.com.
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