Certainly, the competition between the Dallas-based Topgolf franchise and the local project Five O Fore in New Orleans is heating up, with both aiming to open their golf-entertainment venues around the same time and in close proximity to each other. Here are some key points about these two projects:
- Five O Fore: 3800 Howard Avenue, near Interstate-10, where the former Times-Picayune building was located.
- Topgolf: Tchoupitoulas Street, close to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Construction and Opening Timelines:
- Five O Fore: Construction is commencing this month, with an anticipated opening date of October 2024.
- Topgolf: Construction is set to start later in the year, with no confirmed opening date as of yet.
- Five O Fore’s golfing prices have not yet been disclosed.
- Topgolf in Baton Rouge charges per hour and per bay, with rates ranging from $30 to $58. Additionally, there’s a discount available on Tuesdays, allowing patrons to play for half the price.
- Both venues offer food and beverage services.
- Topgolf and Five O Fore are incorporating additional outdoor entertainment options.
With their unique offerings and competitive strategies, the golf-entertainment scene in New Orleans is set to be vibrant and engaging for both locals and visitors al