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Category: Laser Tag
March 16, 2017
If you’re looking for the best birthday party idea for your kids in Richmond, you’ve come to the right place! G-Force Karts prides ourselves on offering the absolute best birthday party experience in the city. With our huge selection of unique, challenging, and down right fun activities, there’s something for kids of all ages! Keep reading to find out why we think having your kid’s birthday at our place is an awesome birthday party idea!
A Huge Selection of Fun Activities
G-Force isn’t just a kart racing track. We pride ourselves on offering the best entertainment experience possible to the widest audience imaginable! That’s why G-Force offers 5 exciting activities to choose from, including:
Our most popular attraction, and for good reason! Our high-speed karts fly around our tightly tuned racetrack at speeds you didn’t think possible! After the race, you’ll receive full printouts of your lap times so you can crown a birthday winner!
We’ve revolutionized our laser tag experience, and there’s really only one word we can use to describe it: AWESOME! We have brand new, state of the art equipment and stat tracking that will make your birthday party idea the best ever!
If you’re looking for something a little slower paced and less competitive, but more strategic and just as fun, Archery tag is for you! Played like dodgeball, this is a great choice for younger kids and smaller groups.
and our newest experience… NERF!
NERF at G-Force has blown up! If you remember those NERF battles you had as a kid, you’ll know how fun they can be. Well, we took it to the next level! We have a huge arsenal of NERF guns and an unlimited supply of darts and ammo, as well as a great indoor arena to wage your NERF war in.
Great Combination Packages
These all sound pretty great, right? They are! Each and every activity at G-Force is a total blast. That’s why we don’t make you choose just one! Head over to our Birthday Party Pricing and Packages page to see all of the options you have for your big birthday party at G-Force!
A Private Party Room
Just as important as the activities is the down time to celebrate the big day. It just wouldn’t be a good birthday party idea if we didn’t offer you a place to open some gifts and eat some cake. That’s why, with all birthday party packages, we offer exclusive use of our private birthday party room!
PS – We can also provide food and drinks on request!
It Sounds Like a Great Birthday Party Idea, Right? Don’t Wait!
Birthday parties at G-Force are awesome. The downside is, in order to make each birthday party special, we have limited availability! If this sounds like a great birthday party idea to you, don’t hesitate – head on over to the Birthday Party Request page and book your date today!
January 12, 2017
We’re excited to host the Carytown Burgers & Fries Food Truck this Friday (1/13) from 5 to 9 at G-Force Karts!
G-Force is all about delivering the best all around experience in RVA, from karting to our new NERF experience to laser tag and archery tag. Our claim to fame is “authentic.”
Carytown Burgers & Fries is all about delivering outstanding, fresh, delicious burgers. “Authentic” certainly describes the unique burgers, fries and approach that Carytown brings to each and every customer.
Sounds like a match made in heaven, right!
About Carytown Burgers & Fries
Carytown Burgers & Fries is a Richmond legend! Chances are, you’ve eaten some of their burgers before, so we don’t really need to explain too much…they let their burgers do the talking!
For the few of you who don’t know or haven’t tried a delicious burger from CB&F, here is a quick crash course:
Carytown Burgers & Fries uses only the best ingredients to make the best burgers in Richmond. They are classic foodies, and they place a high value on doing it right! They serve up huge selection of never frozen burgers (including traditional classic, specialty items, turkey burgers and vegetarian options) that are nothing short of fantastic.
Carytown Burgers & Fries Food Truck at G-Force Karts!
This Friday, race fast, play hard and eat well at G-Force Karts! Join Carytown Burgers & Fries food truck from 5 to 9 for an all inclusive experience!
Check our events calendar and Facebook page to stay abreast on all other G-Force events. If we find our customers see value in this first time event, we hope to have Carytown Burgers & Fries on site a lot more!
Check out the food truck menu below:
Looking good! We can’t wait to sink our teeth into one of these burgers this weekend.
Race Fast. Play Hard. Eat Well!
We look forward to our first weekend of hosting the Carytown Burgers & Fries food truck!
Get to G-Force Karts and work up a monster appetite by racing our intense karts, experience NERF, laser tag, or archery tag… then grab a fantastic burger!
Call us at (804) 228-0188 or via our online form if you have any questions!
December 13, 2016
If you were born in the winter, or have a loved one who was, you know the struggle every year to find something fun to do for a birthday party. After all, summer babies can just have some friends over for a barbecue or invite everybody to a day in the park. With a winter birthday party, you’ve got to contend with the cold and generally worse weather.
So if you’re frustrated, we don’t blame ya. However… we do have a solution: G-Force Karts!
The Premier Winter Birthday Party Destination in Richmond
G-Force Karts is the premier winter birthday party destination in Richmond. We don’t just do birthday parties on the side: our setup is structured to accommodate birthday parties small, large, and everywhere in between. Our fully indoor facility features multiple adrenaline pumping activities to choose from, and great package deals if you want to try them all! Here’s a quick rundown of the activities you can enjoy at G-Force this winter:
Our go kart racing experience is the best in Richmond, hands down. Our authentic, gas powered karts power you across our challenging and fun track at speeds that will have you pushed back in your seat. This is the real, down and dirty racing experience. Electric karts on sterile tracks just can’t compare.
Archery tag is a little slower paced, but it more than makes up for it in strategy. The rules are similar to dodgeball, but with bows and arrows. With limited arrows (these are foam tipped and not one bit painful to be hit with) at your disposal and a huge focus on precision, you’ll need to coordinate with your team every round or you’ll be defeated.
Our laser tag experience has always been fun… but we have taken it to the next level. We have completely renovated our laser tag arena to provide an even tighter tactical experience. We’ve also completely replaced those old packs and rifles with with state-of-the-art lightweight laser tag equipment. This stuff is cutting-edge! While the standard laser tag experience is the best in Richmond, we have a ton of settings to tweak and game modes to choose from.
As you can see, we’ve got a lot to offer for your winter birthday. No matter which activity you choose, you and your guests will have a blast. The best part? You don’t have to choose just one!
Winter Birthday Party Packages
Whether you want to focus on one activity, split your time between a couple, or try them all, we’ve got a package catered just for you. After all, it’s your birthday! Instead of going into them all here, just head over to our birthday party packages page and take a look. If you’d like to customize, let us know.
Book Your Winter Birthday Party Today!
Winter birthday parties at G-Force are awesome – and they book up fast! If you want to have your birthday party at G-Force this winter, now is the time to let us know. Give us a call at (804) 228-0188 or head over to our birthday party request page to get started!
August 17, 2016
The Most Tactical Laser Tag in VA!
G-Force is once again revolutionizing the game! We’re not content with being Richmond’s premier destination for karting, lasertag, NERF, and archery tag… we intend to stay at the top! That being said; we’re excited to announce that we’ve partnered with Laser Tag Pro to offer the most tactical laser tag in VA!
We spared no expense on our new equipment, and the result is an all new, next level, tactical lasertag experience! We’ve replaced our entire arsenal with state-of-the-art laser rifles… the Battle Rifle Pro! The Battle Rifle Pro features a futuristic bullpup design, tight ergonomics, great handling, and even a red dot sight for increased accuracy! These rifles also have:
- Health Display
- Multiple Game Modes (like Zombie Mode, free for all, etc)
On top of that, each one of these weapons can be set to a certain weapon profile when we do different game modes. Like in real life, these weapon settings have pros and cons. See them all below:
- Assault Rifle
- Burst Rifle
- Heavy Machine Gun
- Battle Cannon
- Assault Laser
We didn’t stop there, though. We’ve also equipped another huge upgrade! We’ve also removed entirely the packs of old… now all you have to wear is the headband pictured here!
No more heavy and cumbersome packs with uncomfortable straps. Just put one of our new sensors on your head, and you’re good to go!
Finally, we’ve added multi functional utility boxes to our battlefield. These boxes add an intricate layer to the tactical experience. Depending on the game mode, their function changes! Sometimes they are ammo, medic and respawn stations. Sometimes they’re “Special Weapons” stations, where you can pick up incredible upgrades to your rifle! Sometimes, they’re the objective, that you need to capture, kill, or extract. The possibilities are endless!
Tons of Game Modes and Customization
So having new equipment is obviously awesome… especially the upgrades we got! We wanted to further push the envelope though, and that’s why we’ve added a ton of new game modes to our new tactical laser tag experience!
We’re in the process of fine-tuning the game modes, so they might not all be functional immediately. However, we plan on having the following game modes playable soon: multi-team, deathmatch, king of the hill, zombie mode, free for all, capture the flag, rescue the hostage, eliminate the VIP.
Comprehensive Stat Tracking
New equipment and new game modes are awesome, but we’ve added one final upgrade to the our laser tag experience: comprehensive stat tracking! Our new system tracks everything: accuracy, kills, deaths, score, etc. You get a report at the end, as well!
The Callsign App
We didn’t stop with just adding the comprehensive stat tracking features above… like most things we do at G-Force, we took it to the next level!
Callsign is a FREE companion app that allows you to sign into our system with a custom call sign, all while tracking your stats in real time and sending them to your phone! This app is free and simple to use. Just walk in to G-Force and open the app, and we’ll swipe you into our system.
Click below to download the Callsign app, or just search for “Callsign” on the app store!
Get in Touch with G-Force about the Most Tactical Laser Tag in VA!
Interested in learning more about the most tactical laser tag in VA? Get in touch!
Give us a ring at 804-228-0188 or contact us online to reach out to us. We look forward to hearing from you!
May 31, 2016
You spoke. We listened. Unlimited Laser Tag is back at G-Force Karts!
We’re Always Hungry To Improve
At G-Force Karts, we pride ourselves on constant innovation in the field of the entertainment experience. From constantly evaluating and improving our indoor karts, to improvising and engineering new track layouts, to new competitive experiences (think NERF and archery tag), we’ve never been the type to rest on our laurels.
This is, in part, why we continue to win awards (like the 2016 Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor) based on reviews from our customers. Our hunger to constantly improve is what makes us a top destination in Virginia for thrill seekers and fun lovers alike. We’re never satisfied with status quo. You shouldn’t be either.
As it relates to our laser tag experience, we upgraded all our laser tag packs, guns and team setups last year with new state of the art technology. The
packs are lighter and lower profile, and more comfortable. These packs also allow for increased freedom of movement. We also replaced the “old school” bulky, two-handed rifles with sleek and accurate handheld pistols.
Change is never easy, though! We took the time to tune the equipment and fine-tune the experience, in order to deliver on our promise of pulse-pounding, adrenaline pumping fun.
The end result is a completely fresh yet entirely familiar laser tag experience. We know you’ll love every minute of it. So, whats the “deal” you ask?
Unlimited Laser Tag at G-Force Karts
Starting immediately, Unlimited Laser Tag is back at G-Force Karts!
Here is all you need to know:
- Who: Members and Non Members
- What: Unlimited Laser Tag for $40
- Where: G-Force Karts
- When: Every Friday and Saturday Nights (7p-11p)
- Why: Really?
Enjoy 4 hours of all-you-can play laser tag, twice a week for just $40!
Our standard (non-member) laser tag session is 10 minutes long and costs $10. We’ll leave the math up to you, but you don’t need to be a mathematician to figure out that $40 for fours hours of Unlimited Laser Tag is a sweet deal. The real questions is this: you up for the challenge?
Our laser tag experience is the best in Richmond and we’re happy to once again offer our Unlimited Weekend Night special.
The packs are charged and the arena is ready…are you?
Contact G-Force Karts about Unlimited Laser Tag!
Visit the Laser Tag page for a full rundown of our laser tag experience, then prepare for a killer weekend night of Unlimited Laser Tag!
You can reach us at (804) 228-0188, message us on Facebook, or contact us online.
Experience the thrill of UNLIMITED Laser Tag, only at G-Force Karts in Richmond!
March 18, 2014
OH… you didn’t know? You better ask somebody!!! theGForceXP is for real!
The pure rush, intensity and excitement you feel when race, play archery tag or lasertag at G-Force Karts in Richmond is an authentic and genuine experience unlike anything else! (more…)
September 30, 2013
With all the hype we’ve had recently over our new super karts, we hope you guys haven’t forget about our killer laser tag arena! G-Force is still the best place to play laser tag in richmond!
So…you know what laser tag is, right? Of course you do. Here’s how laser tag works at G- Force: (more…)
September 17, 2013
Summer is over for Richmond, and cold weather is just around the corner! If you’re like many moms and dads, and you still have an upcoming birthday to plan, G-Force has a number of perfect ideas for Birthday Parties in Richmond! With RVA’s only indoor karting track, we’ve got the perfect facility for a cool-weather birthday! If you’d like to do more than just race, we’ve an awesome arena, plus a huge jungle-themed lasertag arena. (more…)