By WILL SONGSTER
KENNESAW, Ga. — LakePoint, a sports complex is Northwest Georgia, is adding a new entertainment venue in hopes that the complex will become a destination for people both near and far.
LakePoint sports complex is getting its first entertainment venue in the form of LakePoint Station. A family fun center that will feature rock climbing, mini golf and restaurants among other activities.
At the moment LakePoint has over a dozen athletic fields. It has an indoor facility set to open in May that will add to the complex’s already large sports portfolio.
“Since this facility was created in two thousand 14, there has always been big plans for this complex and LakePoint Station is an important part of those plans,” said general manager Leslie McMillan. “We have always wanted LakePoint to be much more than sports; we wanted it to be a destination.”
Local pizza company San Angelo’s of Smyrna will be featured inside LakePoint Station. Also there will be the international rock climbing company Clip-n-climb.
“LakePoint station will have a laser tag area, arcade and a gem mining activity that connects this venue with the history of the North Georgia mountains,” said McMillan.
LakePoint officials say the facility will be set to open in June. It will be featured on the northwest side of the complex.
“Families are an important part of LakePoint and we wanted to give them a way to make the most out of their trip to the facility,” said corporate marketing officer Judy Sparks. “We believe that in LakePoint Station, the families will have that ability to relax and enjoy themselves.”
LakePoint continues to grow with plans to add new facilities and entertainment venues all the way through 2019.
LakePoint is located just off I-75 and is a short 35 minute drive from downtown Atlanta.