December 6, 2023

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New entertainment venue featuring foodstuff hall, beer backyard garden, mini golfing system coming to Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A 55,000-sq.-foot connect with middle is about to come to be a just one-stop-store for amusement in Richmond. 

The Park at RVA has worked for extra than a year to create a one particular-prevent-shop leisure venue for Richmond households to delight in. Lead trader Basim Mansour of household services business Michael & Son is doing the job with The Park at RVA‘s taking care of husband or wife Orcun Turkay to build the space, which will be located east of The Diamond at 1407 Cummings Travel.  

“This plan started off with our major companion, who started brainstorming with mates and stated, ‘what can we do in this room?’ This space was vacated suitable following COVID, and it became an vacant place. Back then, it was a get in touch with heart so we ended up hoping to determine out what would be the best way to make use of this room,” Turkay explained.

The Park at RVA’s 55,000-sq.-foot leisure location. Photo contributed by Orcun Turkay.

After touring the place and going to cities during the country, The Park at RVA preferred to increase on what Richmond presently had to offer when also bringing new ordeals to the town.  

The making will incorporate food and drink options with 3 different bars, a food stuff corridor, a beer back garden and 6 cafe concepts. The place will also have activities for friends to enjoy, together with an 18-lane duckpin bowling alley, an 18-hole miniature golfing system and a few golf stimulator rooms. A lot more facilities include things like a banquet corridor, auditorium and areas for DJs and are living music.  

“So you can appear below, little ones can participate in putt-putt…moms can just go and, you know, dangle out with the pals, love some fantastic food stuff and beverages,” Turkay reported.

Development of the venue is moving alongside and, despite dealing with provide chain–related delays, they nevertheless system to open their doors to the community in the fall.  

The Park at RVA also desired to convey the neighborhood collectively by concentrating on nearby artists and musicians to host their work inside of the location.  

“That’s a person of our largest focuses. And we will be moving ahead to how can we just include on to what Richmond currently has,” Turkay mentioned.

The Park at RVA options to include things like extra info about their improvement on their Facebook pageInstagram and internet site in the potential.