The in Lawrence is the only place of its kind in the our area, offering visitors a variety of outdoor activities.
Established in 1978, the recreation center claims to have a batting range with the largest hitting area on Long Island. The batting cages have four speeds to accommodate all skill levels, as well as softball cages that pitch at several different arcs. There’s even a wiffle ball cage for little sluggers.
The 18-hole golf mini golf, an old favorite, is well kept. And one of the newest attractions is its wild-west themed paintball shooting range.
Afterwards, you can spend some time in the arcade, which features air hockey, basketball, skeeball and many other popular games.
To keep things interesting, there’s many kinds of events and contests, such as the weekly sweepstakes to win tickets to a Yankees or Mets game, sports trivia questions to win daily prizes, a spinning wheel challenge to earn playtime credits, and the “kiss it goodbye” batting challenge to win a baseball cap. You can try your hand at pitching a baseball, throwing a basketball or passing a football into a special target for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate.
Several packages are available for you next party, and the pro shop carries all kinds of sports equipment. Anyone looking for a bargain can download a money-saving golf and batting combo coupon off the business' website at www.5townsminigolfbatting.com.