TopGolf Coming To The Duke City

Last month we had an announcement that there was going to be built a huge driving range and more at the Balloon Fiesta park.

A 3 tier driving range in Albuquerque NM, wow is all that was being said.

Now the word is that TopGolf is coming to town to build the driving range, restaurant, lounge and music venue at the site of the old water park.

Here learn more about this awesomeness.

Less than a month after a local startup announced plans for an Albuquerque golf entertainment venue, TopGolf – a national leader in golf-related entertainment – announced plans to enter the Duke City market.

TopGolf will build a multi-story golf driving range, restaurant, lounge and music venue on the site of the former Beach Waterpark near the southwest corner of the intersection of Montano Road and Interstate 25.

BigShots Golf, organized by a group of local investors, announced in mid-December it will build a facility along Balloon Fiesta Parkway, which runs west from Pan American Freeway to the balloon park and is a major entry and exit thoroughfare for balloon fiesta traffic.

TopGolf currently operates similar venues in 36 U.S. cities, with plans for 11 more. TopGolf also operates centers in Canada, Mexico, Australia, the U.K., and Abu Dhabi.

BigShots says it plans to hire 350-450 people. TopGolf says it will hire up to 325 people.

This is really great news for the Duke City.


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