Arizona News & Events

  • Alliance Beverage Expects Pioneer Classic to Raise Record Amount

    PHOENIX – Alliance Beverage celebrates its 25th anniversary of the Pioneer Classic Golf Tournament Sept. 21-22 at Wigwam Resort and Golf Club. Since 1987, the Pioneer Classic Benefit Fund has been dedicated to raising funds for Arizona charities. The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Arizona Cancer Center, Young Life and the Changing Lives Cen ...

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  • McDowell Mountain Golf Club Breaks Ground On New Clubhouse

    SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. - McDowell Mountain Golf Club in Scottsdale recently broke ground on a new clubhouse facility. Designed by Arizona-based PHX Architecture, the clubhouse enhancement project will expand upon the dining opportunities, provide climate controlled, enclosed space for special events and ultimately position the clubhouse as a gathering place for ...

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  • Nationwide Facilities Help Take Your Daughter To The Course Week

    The PGA of America and the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) are encouraging everyone to introduce daughters, granddaughters and nieces to the game of golf during Take Your Daughter to the Course Week, July 9-15. More than 1,000 participating facilities across the country will offer free green fees to girls accompanied by a paying adult, with m ...

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  • Ocotillo Golf Resort brings south Florida feel to Chandler

    The first thing golfers notice as they drive toward the clubhouse at Ocotillo Golf Resort is water. Not just a stream here or there, mind you, but the Pacific Ocean. They might think they're in the wrong place. After all, this is the Arizona desert, where cacti and cholla are much more dangerous to a golf ball's health than a well placed water hazard. B ...

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  • OB Sports Announces Fall Stay-And-Play Packages at Phoenix-Area Clubs

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – OB Sports Golf Management is now offering a number of fall stay-and-play golf packages (valid through Nov. 1) at Phoenix-area clubs including ASU Karsten Golf Course, Eagle Mountain Golf Club, Longbow Golf Club, McDowell Mountain Golf Club, Palm Valley Golf Club, Raven Golf Club-Phoenix and We-Ko-Pa Golf Club. Lodging partners incl ...

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  • EWGA Championship Series Semifinals Set

    EWGA, an organization enabling current and aspiring business and professional women to connect through golf, will host its 17th Annual Championship Series starting this month. The event is the world's largest women's amateur golf competition. More than 2,400 women will participate in the championship series, which starts with individual chapter championship ...

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  • Troon Golf Offering Free Play to Juniors Through Family Program

    Troon Golf Management hopes to introduce juniors to the game of golf through the Troon Family Golf program. At participating Troon facilities, juniors (age 15 and younger) golf for free after 3 p.m. when playing with a paying adult. Juniors also get complimentary Callaway rental clubs all day and complimentary instruction when taking a lesson with a payi ...

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  • Augusta Ranch Announces Junior Camps

    Augusta Ranch Golf Club, located in Mesa, Ariz., is offering several camps this summer for junior players. The SNAG Camp is for ages 5-17, designed to teach basic golf skills. The Level I Camp is also for ages 5-17 and is for intermediate golfers. The Level II Camp is for ages 10-17 and is an advanced class with on-course instruction. The High School Camp ...

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  • Inside the Mind of Kyle Stanley

    PGA pro Kyle Stanley shares his thoughts with Golfer’s Guide. By Karen RhodesPhoto Courtesy of StarletDarlene/Dreamstime.com Karen Rhodes: The beginning of this year got off to a bit of a rocky start, but then you had a big win that catapulted your popularity. What did you learn in that loss that helped you secure the big win? Kyle Stanley: I would c ...

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  • Valley of the Spas

    Discover bliss and tranquility at a retreat near you by Lisa Kasanicky, Founder, Arizona Spa Girls, azspagirls.com Ask a crowd of locals which spas rank as their favorites, and you’re likely to get answers as varied as the colors of an Arizona sunset. With the Valley area alone claiming stake to more than 30 world-class resort and hotel spas, Arizon ...

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