Orlando News & Events

  • Rosen Plaza Introduces Two-Night Golfer's Stimulus Package

    Great deals are par for the course at Orlando's Rosen Plaza this summer, as the award-winning International Drive hotel drives home the savings for golfers with an incredible two-night "Golfer's Stimulus" package. Valid now through Sept. 29, 2009, the Golfer's Stimulus package costs just $189 plus tax and includes two nights deluxe accommodati ...

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  • Greens Refurbishment on Course at Bay Hill Club & Lodge

    ORLANDO – The golf course maintenance project which began this spring at Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club & Lodge continues on schedule, with the course looking to fully re-open this October. In May, Bay Hill began refurbishment work on its Championship Course, resulting in temporary closure of that course over the summer. While the primary ...

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  • Blayne Barber Wins 92nd Florida State Am by Nine Strokes

    Lake City's Blayne Barber tamed the tough Stadium Course and dominated a talented field to take home the 92nd Florida State Amateur Championship. The 19-year-old Barber finished the four-day event with an 11-under-par total of 277, nine strokes better than his nearest competitor. ...

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  • One of Orlando's Best Golf Courses to Undergo Renovation for the Summer

    For nearly 16 years, Falcon’s Fire Golf Club has consistently been recognized as one of the finest public golf courses in Orlando. In order to maintain the highest quality golf experience for their guests, the Club will be using this summer as an opportunity to renovate the course in an effort to return it to the championship quality that golfers hav ...

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  • Host a Parent Child Event

    “When you help someone through a health issue, positively impact someone’s personal wealth, or take a sincere interest in their children, you engender life-bonding loyalty” – Michael Milken Bruce Thompson just started playing golf but saw the power of the game for business. He wanted to host a customer appreciation event but w ...

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  • Grenelefe Golf and Tennis Resort offers apartment homes

    The owner of Grenelefe Golf and Tennis Resort has opened up a select number of units to offer to the public as apartment homes all at incredibly low rates. Available is an array of one-bedroom (902 to 929 sq. ft.), two-bedroom (1162 to 1275 sq. ft.) and three-bedroom (1346 to 1728 sq. ft.) apartment homes. ...

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  • "Out-of-Bounds Gear": Fun, Edgy T-shirts for Golfers!

    OK, you’re done with your round and your shirt’s dripping wet from the heat – time to put on the funniest golf shirt around! Introducing “Out-of-Bounds Gear,” a new line of fun, edgy and irreverent T-shirts that makes light of golf and those who play it. Perfect for the gym, running errands or wearing around the house, t ...

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  • Marriott Golf Names Grande Pines Golf Club "Property Of The Year"

    Marriott Golf has selected Orlando's Marriott's Grande Pines Golf Club as its "Property of the Year." This award is based on performance excellence for current and previous years in various categories such as golf sales, round improvements, customer satisfaction, program development, personnel development and leadership and more. ...

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  • Special Olympics Golf Classic at ChampionsGate a Sweeping Success

    The 8th annual Special Olympics Golf Classic presented by Publix was held at ChampionsGate Golf Club on May 15th and 16th. The sold out tournament was supported by more than 60 sponsors and raised a record amount of revenue for the athletes of Special Olympics Florida. The event kicked off with a reception Friday night hosted by MillerCoors and presente ...

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  • College Sweethearts Engaged at ChampionsGate Golf Club

    A countless number of golfers have experienced moments of euphoria on the 9th green at ChampionsGate Golf Club’s National Course, dropping birdie putts or making miraculous par saves. But it wasn’t anything like the emotion felt when Chris Smith dropped to one knee to propose to his college sweetheart, Nikki Waning. On Friday April 17th the ...

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