Press release

WATERTOWN, NY — Watertown Golf Club, Thompson Park, will open for the 2022 golf season: weather dependent – ​​May 1.

Michael Lundy, President of Watertown Golf Club, commented on the opening and some interesting changes. “There has been a lot of talk and speculation regarding Watertown Golf Club in recent months. We are pleased to announce that we will be opening from May with new features which we believe will attract even more people to golf on our beautiful course. Mr. Lundy announced: “The Club is going public!

According to Mr Lundy, the Club’s membership structure has been revamped to eliminate ‘memberships’ and will now offer ‘season passes’. Season Passes will be offered at a very competitive rate of $695 for the 2022 season. it was a private club. It’s really an outdated concept for this club. Now anyone who wants to get a season pass can do that and have access to golf for the whole season. We think it will be great for our former members and will also attract new golfers who want to play the park regularly. Lundy noted that they will cap the number of season passes at 200.

Additionally, public play for individual rounds will still be available. Amenities such as a new fleet of electric golf carts, a driving range, light food and beverages will continue to be available to golfers or the general public who just want to come to Thompson Park. “Golf at the park is a wonderful experience, and we want to make it more accessible to the public – for those who enjoy golfing frequently, or for those who only play one round with family and friends.” He added: “Tournaments are always welcome and a large number have already been booked. The course will still require tee times for rounds of golf, allowing for proper spacing and number of golfers on the course, making for a smooth and fun round of golf.

Mr. Lundy also acknowledged that parking has become a much talked about issue with the Club. He commented briefly. “We intend to work towards a resolution of the parking issues created by Watertown City Council. We are considering several options. »

Look for more detailed information and announcements regarding the 2022 season opening on the Watertown Golf Clubs Facebook page and webpage: