Reviewed by: Pat Byington
Tuscaloosa, get ready to par-tee because PopStroke, a brand new golf entertainment concept, is making it’s way to town soon. This technology-infused venue features a one-of-a-kind golf experience with two 18-hole putting courses created from the vision of Tiger Woods and his TGR Design team. Plus, there’s a full-service restaurant, outdoor games and more.
Get ready to Golf
In an online statement, PopStroke, owned by Greg Bartoli, Tiger Woods’ TGR Ventures and TaylorMade Golf Company, announced Tuscaloosa will have the ultimate new spot for your friends and family to hang by the end of 2023.
PopStroke features two 18-hole putting courses, various outdoor games, a playground and a wide variety of food, craft beer, wine and ice cream.
Imagine it like elevated mini-golf‚ you’ll have a blast whether you’re a rookie or a pro. Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox expressed his excitement for the upcoming entertainment venue on Twitter:
Welcome to @tuscaloosacity! Proud of Council President Tyner and our economic team for all their work on this project. Working beside the property owners/developers, we have no doubt this will be a huge success for our community! https://t.co/W5vVXJDA02— Walt Maddox (@WaltMaddox) April 27, 2023
It’s no secret that this is going to be an exciting addition to Tuscaloosa for all—who doesn’t love to grab a bite to eat, play some putt-putt and enjoy a drink at the same place?
“We are seeing huge consumer demand to bring our immersive experience into new cities. PopStroke was created to bring people together across all ages and skill levels through the game of golf. We are thrilled to expand our reach and share the PopStroke experience with new guests.”Greg Bartoli, CEO and Founder, PopStroke
Coming by the end of 2023
Ready to golf? You won’t have to wait long—PopStroke is set to open by the end of 2023. One of the coolest parts? Drinks and food can be delivered to you anywhere on the course using the custom mobile app.
“PopStroke continues to use golf to bring families and friends together in a fun, welcoming environment. I am excited to see PopStroke expanding into these new cities.”Tiger Woods
For all those golf buffs—you’ll find special edition TaylorMade golf balls to use on the course and take home as a keepsake! Plus, you’ll be swinging with the best with premium TaylorMade rental putters to elevate your experience.
“We are eager for golfers in these markets to witness what we’ve known all along: PopStroke provides a distinctive blend of golf and fun that sets it apart from all other facilities of this kind. It creates a lively and enjoyable atmosphere, welcoming golfers from all walks of life to experience putting in a new way.”David Abeles, President & CEO, TaylorMade
Are you excited about this thrilling new addition to Tuscaloosa? Tag us @thebamabuzz and let us know!