Sunday, August 1, 2021

Monster Golf Enters the Fifth Dimension of “The Twilight Zone”

 

On Thursday, Dec. 14, Monster Mini Golf® held itsgrand opening celebration at Bally’s Las Vegas. The 10,000-square-foot parallel universe features an 18-hole, blacklight miniature golf course, a state-of-the-art arcade, Syfy Wedding Chapel, special event space, bowling and a co-branded gift shop. To kick off the event Monster Mini Golf® founder Christina Vitagliano handed guests keys to see which lucky earthling would unlock the door to the fifth dimension.Rebecca Robinson from Geismar, La. had the lucky key, earning a prize package that included her likeness being immortalized into the walls of the Twilight Zone Venue, a lifetime of free golf at the attraction and a three-day, two-night stay in a Grand Suite at Bally’s Las Vegas.

“From the prop makers to mural painters, the team has put in a lot of hard work to create this interactive entertainment experience,” said Christina Vitagliano, founder of Monster Mini Golf®. “We are thrilled to have unlocked the door to the fifth dimension and look forward to bringing fun to locals and tourists alike.”

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Under license by CBS Consumer Products and true to Monster Mini Golf® design, the glow-in-the-dark venue features props entirely conceptualized by Vitagliano and her team as inspired by the hit television show. The venue is Monster Mini Golf®’s second Las Vegas location and the only miniature golf course on the Las Vegas Strip. First airing in 1959,The Twilight Zone television series ran on CBS for five seasons and consisted of episodes of unrelated dramas depicting characters dealing with paranormal, futuristic and other unusual events. The characters who found themselves dealing with these strange, sometimes inexplicable happenings are said to have crossed over into “The Twilight Zone.”

Pricing is free to enter the The Twilight Zone by Monster Mini Golf®, with mini-golf available at $11.95 and $9.95 for Las Vegas locals.

Joe Kleimanhttp://www.themedreality.com
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe has been News Editor and contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, and MiceChat. His blog, ThemedReality.com takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @themedreality Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his fiancé, two dogs, and a ghost.

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