Orlando News & Events

  • Golf for a Dollar a Day with 2010 Twilight Pass

    Celebration Golf Management has put together one of the best deals of the summer golf season, offing play for just $1 per day at three outstanding courses in the Orlando area: Celebration Golf Club, Kings Ridge Golf Club and Legends Golf & Country Club. The 2010 Twilight Pass runs from May 3 - October 3 and offers unlimited twilight golf (4 p.m. and ...

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  • Orlando's Reunion Resort and Club Joins Wyndham Hotels and Resorts

    Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation, has announced that the exclusive 400-unit Reunion Resort and Club, located in the luxury 2,300-acre Reunion golf community in Orlando, Fla., has joined the brand's prestigious Wyndham Grand Collection and will be known as Reunion Resort and Club Wyndham Grand Resort. Just six mil ...

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  • Impact Stretch

    I’ve noticed a new addition to Nick Faldo’s golf bag. It’s not a new putter or the latest high tech driver. No, he has something much simpler. Every time Nick has been out to the Institute lately he has had a resistance tube in his bag and they are wonderfully versatile. They can be used not only for strength training and stretching but f ...

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  • Urban Meyer, Emmitt Smith to Tee Up at Miracle of Life Tournament

    The University Club of Orlando Foundation will sponsor the annual Miracle of Life Golf Tournament at Hawks Landing Golf Club in Orlando March 12 and 13 with celebrity golfers headlined by Emmitt Smith, former Dallas Cowboy running back, and University of Florida coach Urban Meyer. Susan Greene, general manager of the University Club of Orlando, said pro ...

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  • New Pro Tour Promises to be Affordable, Convenient

    Up until now it’s mainly been PGA & Nationwide golfers who could experience the exhilaration of playing on tour and competing for big purses. But now there is the NPGT, the National Professional Golf Tour presented by Arnold Palmer Golf Management has created the first professional developmental tour that is affordable & convenient and played ...

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  • Hawk's Landing Hosting Emma's Miracle Golf Invitational

    Hawk's Landing Golf Club at Orlando World Center Marriott will host the 5th annual Emma's Miracle Golf Invitational Sunday, April 25th to benefit the Children's Miracle Network. The tournament's inspiration is a little girl name Emma who was born with a rare heart condition called Transposition of the Great Vessels. After surviving an incredible four o ...

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  • Falcon's Fire Golf Club Debuts "Hats Off" to Baseball Fans Promotion

    KISSIMMEE – Attention golf-loving baseball fans traveling to the Orlando area for spring training - Falcon’s Fire Golf Club is offering a great deal!  The “Hats Off” to baseball fans promotion enables golfers to book a tee time at Falcon’s Fire, from March 4-April 3, 2010, and receive $30 off green fees just by playing in ...

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  • Florida Governor Stresses Golf Industry's Importance at PGA Show

    Florida, recognized worldwide for hosting championship golf events among its 1,278 golf facilities, also carries the banner of owning the largest direct golf economy in the United States.   Florida’s direct golf economy was $7.5 billion as of 2007, based on an independent study completed last fall. Those facts and more were examined by an exec ...

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  • World Record Attempt, Celebrities Highlight 8th Outdoor Demo Day

    ORLANDO - An ambitious attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most golf balls hit by an individual in a 12-hour span, a series of trick-shot and teaching exhibitions by an array of renowned PGA and touring professionals, and a unique opportunity to test drive the latest equipment for 2010 highlighted the Eighth Annual Outdoor Demo Day to officially ...

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  • Florida State Golf Association Announces 2010 Championship Schedule

    Entries are now open for the 2010 Florida State Golf Association tournament schedule. The FSGA conducts 25 state championships, seven of which require qualifying. Volunteers are welcome to sign up online for tournaments in their area.   The 49th Senior Championship will be played at Southern Hills Plantation Golf Club in Brooksville, April 13-15. Pl ...

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