Chicagoland News & Events

  • The Bridges at Poplar Creek Country Club

    After getting wind of Poplar Creek Country Club becoming The Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club, I had to check it out. I’m very glad I did. Bridges of Poplar Creek is testament to modern day magic, the reinvention of an already stout, 35-year-old golf course and clubhouse thanks to a multi-million dollar enhancement project. Floods that occasionally ...

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  • Golf Outing, Celebration Event Bookings On Record Pace At Bridges Of Poplar Creek Country Club

    Spurred by major enhancements program at former Poplar Creek Country Club (HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL) - A result of a major enhancements program at the Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club, bookings of golf outings and special events are at a record pace. Open to the public, golfers and non-golfers rave about the 15 holes on the championship golf co ...

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  • Klein Creek Golf Club - Bringing the Private Club Experience to the Public Golfer

    Private club life has always been an appealing prospect to avid golfers. The sheer number of golf facilities in America has made the country club lifestyle available to the masses, not just the executives of Fortune 500 companies. Suddenly everyone could dream of immaculately manicured edges, doorto-door service and friendly clubhouse confines. But recent t ...

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  • Great Greens, Options Off the Tee Test Even the Best at Hilldale

    The Greater Chicago area has one of the largest concentrations of avid golfers in the United States, and with such a sizeable population differing opinions are sure to follow. While it’s open for debate, Hoffman Estates’ Hilldale Golf Club considers its bentgrass greens to be the “Best in the Burbs.” “The course has been ...

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  • White Pines Golf Club - A Chicago Classic

    More than 80 years after the first 18-hole golf course was constructed at White Pines Golf Club & Banquets, the facility literally remains near and dear to the heart of Chicagoans. Providing the public golfer 36 holes to experience, a terrific location convenient to downtown (30 minutes) and O’Hare International Airport (10 minutes) and a trem ...

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  • Second Annual Medinah Patriot Day Announced, Event Set To Support Illinois Military Families July 7

    Chicago's own Tom Dreesen to headline gala dinner capping a full day of activities MEDINAH, Ill. - April 18, 2011 - The Second Annual Medinah Patriot Day will take place July 7 at Medinah Country Club, site of the 2012 Ryder Cup. The fundraiser will benefit the Illinois Patriot Education Fund (IPEF) whose mission is to provide educational scholarship ...

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  • April is Free Fitting and Trade Up Month

    Courtesy of www.indianagolf.org More and more golfers are recognizing that properly fit clubs are the key to improving their golf game, and, ultimately, having more fun on the course. Throughout the month of April, PGA and LPGA Professionals across the country will be providing free equipment fittings as part of PGA Free Fitting & Trade-U ...

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  • Giving the people what they want at Whitetail Ridge

    To say that Chicago doesn’t have a rich history in the game of golf is like proclaiming that the beloved Cubs have been   baseball’s fortunate sons over the past decade. When it comes to the game invented over the sandy dunes of St. Andrews, there isn’t a spot in America with a more storied past than the Windy City. It&r ...

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  • Chevy Chase Country Club Hosts Celebrity Golf Challenge

    Novice golfers and seasoned pros alike will have the chance to "Beat the Kap" during this good-natured competition. Guests can sign up to golf any day from now through Friday, October 15 to try to beat David Kaplan's golf score. Registrants will pay standard golf fees plus make a $5 donation to the ME Campaign. All participants will receive $ ...

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  • Cog Hill's Dubsdread Named No. 1 Course You Can Play in Illinois

    LEMONT - Golf Magazine has named Cog Hill Golf and Country Club's Dubsdread as one of the Top 100 Courses You Can Play in its September issue. Dubsdread, the host of the PGA Tour's BMW Championship, is ranked No. 16 on the list and No. 1 in Illinois in its state-by-state rankings. "We are honored to make it into the top 20 in the country," sai ...

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