Night golf on LI
Three different golfing experiences allow both serious and less experienced golfers a place to co-mingle: a driving range, mini-golf and a fully lit par-3 course. Each of the nine holes on the course are replicas of famous par-3 golf holes at well-known golf courses around the country. Except here, of course, the game is also played at night under lights.
Childhood friends Joe Rutigliano, 23, Joe Fritzson, 24, and Lenny Caldararo, 23, of Commack play night golf at Heartland Golf Park in Edgewood. The park is the island's only place to tee off after dark. (Aug. 2, 2013).
Phil Santangelo, a manager at Heartland Golf Park, swings near the par-3 course. The park features a well-lit par-3 course and a driving range. (Aug. 11, 2013).
T.J. Katsoulas of Rockville Centre demonstrates a swing at night before playing on the par-3 course of Heartland Golf Park. (Aug. 10, 2013).
Mike Lee of East Islip puts on the ninth hole green of Heartland Golf Park in Edgewood. (Aug. 2, 2013).
Joe Rutigliano, 23, of Commack plays night golf with his friends at Heartland Golf Park in Edgewood. (Aug. 2, 2013).
Joe Fritzson of Commack plays night golf with his friends at Heartland Golf Park in Edgewood. (Aug. 2, 2013).