A new Med City entertainment center is gearing up to bring backyard fun inside as a literal “sports bar” with pickleball courts, golf simulators, ping pong plus a full bar and kitchen.

Chip Shots will feature three indoor pickleball courts, six golf simulators, indoor bean bags on Astroturf and table tennis.

Chips Shots is under construction in the Haley Center -- formerly Shopko North -- at 3708 US Highway 63 N. It will join the other center’s other tenants -- the Purple Goat Kitchen and Bar, Haley Comfort Systems, ETS Performance gym and ActivePT & Sports clinic.

It is locally owned by brothers Nick and Nate Vreeman, Dave Kinneberg, Ryan Utterback as well as the Stationary Astronaut group, which is owned by former Minnesota Viking Marcus Sherels and Nick McLaughlin.

“We aim to create a family-friendly environment filled with endless entertainment for everyone,” said McLaughlin.

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The hope is to have Chip Shots open by March 2022.

In addition to lots of activity choices, Chip Shots will have a big screen to show live sports.

“Don’t just watch the PGA Tour, play the same course in one of our leagues, while you eat totchos and pizzas with friends,” added McLaughlin. “The entire facility can be rented for private parties, pickleball, bean bag tournaments, the Masters or March Madness.”

The vision for Chip Shots is to create a place for people to socialize and compete in a real world setting.

"In a world about to be consumed by the Meta verse, we're building a happy medium. A place where you can still use immersive technology, but get your heart going in the third dimension with your friends,” he said.