Golf It! – a community golf entertainment venue in Glasgow – is back with a new-look driving range and festive family fun.

With Scotland’s favourite food trucks and a whole bunch of festive action to get excited about – from Santa’s favourite films to hot espresso cocktails, plus the man in red himself – a lot is going on at Golf It! in December.

But the big news is the return of the driving range. The team at Golf It!, led by Russ Smith, have invested heavily in upgrading the surface at the range after overwhelming traffic in the venue's opening eight weeks.

During that time, the range had over 60,000 visitors and 2 million balls were hit (about half of the venue's annual target in just two months) and the constant ball collection required directly impacted the ground.

Fast forward to December and the ground is now pristine after improved drainage and groundwork, as well as a new solution to collecting balls in the form of four high-tech robots.

Russ said: “Since opening in August the reaction from the people of Glasgow in general and especially our friends in the local community has been mind-blowing.

“No one could have hoped for – let alone predicted – the numbers we had through the doors and hitting balls every day, so we had to act. It’s vital to us to have the absolute best facilities at all times for our players and visitors so we have invested heavily to ensure things stay that way.

“The range is looking beautiful – we’re really excited to show it off to everyone and we’re thrilled to be open for bookings as normal from 2 December.”

Of course, everything else on site is open too; the indoor games room with golf holes themed on other games like pool and pinball. Three incredible outdoor Adventure Golf courses. And the Park Golf family fun game.

Russ said: “It’s really exciting to be fully operational again, and we’re looking forward to welcoming familiar and new players to Golf It! this weekend. Everything is ready to go, and we have added a few new touches we think people will really love and appreciate.

“Plus our friends and partners at Big Feed have properly outdone themselves – it’s going to be a Christmas wonderland.

“We have so much happening through December to really bring the festive season alive for our players. From Christmas movies to Santa’s grotto, Christmas quiz nights on Wednesdays, free board games and live music on Fridays. There are even seasonal cocktails and menus from the best street food traders in the country.

“Golf It! is Glasgow’s new home of Christmas – so come along and kick start your festive celebrations with us.”

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