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Top Golf is (kinda) officially coming to Louisville!

It’s happening! Well, at least for a handful of days. Top Golf is setting up a remote location at UofL’s Cardinal Stadium (remember, it’s no longer Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium). The cool kids (and the company) are calling it Top Golf Crush and the setup will look similar to what you see above. That was at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, but Top Golf Crush has also made stops in Austin, Nashville, Kansas City and Seattle.

You can checkout Top Golf Crush in the Commonwealth from October 31st to November 10th. Smart move by Top Golf to be in town when the Breeder’s Cup is happening right across the street, and assuming the weather cooperates this will be a major hit. Fore! (probably time for me to log off).

Basically it’s Top Golf Lite. It’s the same concept and a similar setup that you would see at a real Top Golf, but there are fewer targets and bays. The goal is to hit in those targets and you get points. I even think they may put your name on the jumbo-tron. Top Golf is already putting tickets on sale and they start at $25 for students and $35 for non-students. You can buy those tickets HERE.

As for the battle for an actual Top Golf in Louisville. It’s still heated. After their 4:30 p.m. dinners Hurstbourne residents are still trying to block Top Golf from calling the Oxmoor Center home. There is a meeting with the Louisville Planning Commission on October 1st. After that meeting we’ll have a better idea if Top Golf has a permanent home in Louisville. I’m still surprised it’s even a debate.

I hope UofL has insurance on the Johnny U statue (although I think that will be behind where folks are hitting, the Cards moved it to the Party Deck, aka the end zone where Austin MacGinnis banged home the game winner in 2016).


Article written by TJ Walker

5 Comments for Top Golf is (kinda) officially coming to Louisville!

  1. ukjaybrat
    2:23 pm August 23, 2018 Permalink

    “Is it a good idea that will bring a lot of revenue to our area? Don’t do it”
    ~ Oxmoor Area residents and Kentucky Politicians that refuse to legalize gambling or weed.

  2. JVice
    3:50 pm August 23, 2018 Permalink

    WTH is Top Golf?

    • katfan33
      4:16 pm August 23, 2018 Permalink

      A simple google search will provide answers.

  3. Hartline
    5:20 pm August 23, 2018 Permalink

    If you’re a part of the Hurstbourne group please leave this site and never return.

  4. JD
    10:24 am August 24, 2018 Permalink

    So 100 yards? You can’t even pull out a pitching wedge.