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First Topgolf Swing Suite in Michigan Opening at MGM Grand Detroit This Fall

Friday, Jul 28, 2017

Downtown Detroit residents and visitors seeking entertainment will soon be able to play Topgolf® at MGM Grand Detroit. Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf today announced that Swing Suite, featuring three simulators, comfortable lounge seating, HDTVs and food and beverage service, will be opening this September.

"Topgolf Swing Suites feature a high-energy, interactive sports and social atmosphere that adds another dimension to our property for those looking for more than a gaming experience," said MGM Grand Detroit President and COO Michael Neubecker. "We are excited to bring this new offering to Detroit and to expand our strong relationship with Topgolf."

The Topgolf Swing Suite complements the city's first and only downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up. The Topgolf game is designed for both golfers and non-golfers alike, and up to six people can play, eat, drink and hang out in each simulator at one time. The Topgolf Swing Suite can be rented for business and social gatherings, including birthday and bachelorette/bachelor parties.

"Topgolf has partnered with MGM Resorts International since our Topgolf Las Vegas venue opened, and we are excited to expand our partnership to give downtown Detroit visitors and residents a unique social experience in a world-class hotel," said Topgolf Swing Suites President Ron Powers.

The Swing Suite represents a new milestone for Topgolf as the company extends its brand beyond the four walls of its venues and inspires players to experience golf in captivating new ways. Topgolf has a broad search underway for new Swing Suite locations in resorts, premium shopping centers, upscale restaurants, sports arenas and cruise lines. Four Seasons Hotel in Houston is home to the first-ever Topgolf Swing Suite, which opened in January. Last month, the Atlanta Hawks announced that a Topgolf Swing Suite will be a part of the Philips Arena transformation.

The Topgolf Swing Suite will open at MGM Grand Detroit this fall. For updates, visit www.mgmgranddetroit.com.

About MGM Grand Detroit
The only Forbes Four-Star hotel in Detroit with the only Forbes Four-Star spa in Michigan, the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning MGM Grand Detroit is the city's first and only downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up. The hotel features 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, including nine rooftop VIP suites and 56 opulent corner suites. Guests enjoy signature restaurants; Wolfgang Puck Steak as well as the hotel's own sports pub, TAP at MGM Grand Detroit; casual dining options; lounges; and the only resort-style spa in Southeast Michigan. More than 30,000 square feet of meeting space hosts everything from large corporate events to intimate black-tie affairs. MGM Grand Detroit is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International.  For more information, visit mgmgranddetroit.com or call toll free at (877) 888-2121.

About Topgolf
What started with twin brothers developing a technology to make golf scoring fun, has turned into a global brand focused on connecting people in meaningful ways. Today, Topgolf continues to blend technology and entertainment, golfers and non-golfers, children and adults – to create an experience that makes socializing a sport for everyone. No matter the occasion or who you share it with, we believe every great time starts with play, is fueled by food and beverage, moved by music and made possible through community. Every Topgolf venue features dozens of high-tech, climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round comfort, a chef-inspired menu for year-round deliciousness and hundreds of Associates eager to help create the moments that matter. With 33 venues entertaining more than 10.5 million Guests annually, original content shows, next-gen simulator lounges, competitive tours, pop-up social experiences and the world's largest digital golf audience, Topgolf is truly everyone's game. To learn more and view exclusive digital content, follow @Topgolf or visit www.topgolf.com.

Media Contacts:
Adrienne Chance

Director of Corporate Communications, Topgolf
Ph: (214) 501-5025
E-mail: press@topgolf.com  

Jenni Omness
Account Supervisor, Weber Shandwick for MGM Grand Detroit
Ph: (248-203-8142
E-mail: jomness@webershandwick.com

 

Source:prnewswire.com

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