MYRTLE BEACH, SC, (March 26, 2015) — Westgate Resorts is pleased to announce the scheduled opening of Drafts Sports Bar & Grill at Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort this summer. Drafts is an award-winning Sports Bar & Gastro pub concept with several existing locations across the United States, including Park City, Utah; Kissimmee, Florida; and Gatlinburg, Tennessee, as well as three new locations currently under development in Las Vegas, Nevada, Orlando, Florida and Branson, Missouri.
The ideal gathering place for family and friends, Drafts Sports Bar & Grill will boast handcrafted gourmet burgers and an extravagant array of gourmet pub food and appetizers to suit every taste – complemented by more than 50 draft and bottled beers from around the world, as well as an extensive wine list and full cocktail menu. The world-class sports bar will also feature countless high-definition flat-screen televisions for broadcasting local, national and worldwide sporting events to ensure that fans won’t miss a moment of the action.
“We’re thrilled about the upcoming opening of Drafts Sports Bar & Grill, which will bring together the popular concepts of brew pubs and gourmet burger bars for an incredible culinary experience,” said Mark Waltrip, Chief Operating Officer of Westgate Resorts. “Guests will enjoy great food in a casual sports bar environment that will feature a beautiful patio with spectacular ocean views, an outdoor covered bar, fire pits and seating for over 200 people. Drafts promises to be a fun and entertaining atmosphere for all ages.”
In addition, Drafts Sports Bar & Grill expects to fill more than 60 positions, including host/hostess, kitchen manager, executive chef, kitchen supervisor, assistant restaurant manager, restaurant supervisor, servers, bartenders, cooks, and stewards. A career open house will take place at Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort once an opening date has been finalized.
For more information about Drafts Sports Bar & Grill at Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort, visit www.wgmyrtlebeach.com.
About Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort
Overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean in the heart of the Grand Strand across the street from Family Kingdom Amusement Park, Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort offers a relaxing beach atmosphere, spacious accommodations and a variety of on-site amenities such as a large outdoor pool, heated lazy river, oceanfront lap pool, hot tub, pool bar and children’s water play area, as well as on-site concierge and several golf packages. For more information about Westgate Myrtle Beach, visit www.wgmyrtlebeach.com.
About Westgate Resorts
Founded in 1982 by David A. Siegel, Westgate Resorts is one of the largest resort developers in the United States. Westgate Resorts features 28 themed destination resorts with over 13,500 luxury villas in premier locations throughout the United States. Most Westgate Resort locations feature a variety of unique restaurant, retail and spa concepts, including the Edge Steakhouse, Drafts Sports Bar & Grill, Westgate Smokehouse Grill, Westgate Marketplace & Deli and Serenity Spa by Westgate. For more information about Westgate Resorts, visit www.westgateresorts.com.
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