Orlando News & Events

  • 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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  • Sorenstam part of preview day at Bay Hill

    The First Tee of Central Florida will host an interactive golf preview day on Friday, June 29, at storied Bay Hill Club & Lodge. Highlights include a skills clinic with hall of famer Annika Sorenstam that will be hosted by the Golf Channel's Scott Walker. Sorenstam will relay a few of her secrets to success on and off the course. She'll also discuss The ...

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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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  • Cahill, De Antonio win overall titles in South Florida PGA Junior Tour event

    The South Florida PGA Junior Tour presented by the Honda Classic hosted event No. 6 this week at Raptor Bay in Bonita Springs. Tim Cahill of Royal Palm Beach claimed his first overall championship in the boys 14-18 division by shooting 71-74 -- 145. In the boys 16-18 age division, finishing first with a 2-under 69 on Wednesday was Derron Peyton of Boynton B ...

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  • Marriott Golf Introduces ‘Fairways-Fore-Freedom' Military Golf Program

    Free, discount golf offered at more than 25 courses around country ORLANDO, Fla. - Marriott Golf announced a new military golf program called “Fairways-Fore-Freedom” on Friday. In celebrating America's armed forces, the program provides active, reserve and retired military personnel with both free and discount golf at over 25 Marriott G ...

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  • Timacuan Golf and Country Club set to Host U.S. Open Qualifier

     LAKE MARY, Fla. – One of the Orlando area’s most popular tournament courses, Timacuan Golf And Country Club, will host the USGA U.S. Open Local Qualifying Tournament on Thursday, May 17. It marks the third straight year that Timacuan has hosted the event. ...

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  • Celebration Golf Management to host free summer rounds for kids

    Celebration Golf Management wants you to bring your kids out for a day of golf at one of its Central Florida courses this summer. The best part? You can bring them for free. All summer, six participating courses will offer the popular “Kids Play Fore Free” program, where children ages 6 to 15 (accompanied by an adult) play for free. The promot ...

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  • Southern Dunes #12 in Florida by GolfWeek

    Congratulations to Southern Dunes Golf and Country Club for being named the #12 Best Course You Can Play in Florida by Golf Week. If you are vacationing in Orlando and want to play golf, you cannot pass up the opportunity to play one of the best golf courses in Orlando, FL. This dramatic hillside layout stretches over 7,200 yards and features 100 ...

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  • Edwin Watts Golf Shops Open New Location In Waterford Lakes, Fla.

    Launch monitor, club repair facility & in-store putting green complement area's freshest assortment of name brand golf equipment, apparel, electronics & accessories; grand opening festivities planned for July 14-16 Edwin Watts Golf Shops, LLC, (EWGS) one of the world's largest specialty golf retailers, announced the opening of its newest state-of ...

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