Tampa Bay News & Events

  • Legends Tour Open Championship Partners with Golfsmith for Advance Ticket Promotion

    Golfsmith and the Legends Tour Open Championship have teamed up to provide LTOC advance ticket buyers with even more value. All of the ticket purchase proceeds for the Legends Tour Open Championship to be held Nov. 20-22, 2009 at Innisbrook’s beautiful Island Course will be donated to the Marcia P. Hoffman Performing Arts Institute at Ruth Eckerd Hal ...

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  • Chi Chi's $1 Million Hole-in-One Challenge

    CLEARWATER, Fla. – Chi Chi is winging his way from Puerto Rico to help host the finals of The Ross Realty Group “Million Dollar Hole In One Contest” and help celebrate his Academy’s 30th Anniversary during the Chi Chi Charity Classic.  Qualifying rounds are going to be held every Friday (3pm-6pm) and Saturday (10am-4pm) beg ...

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  • Secure the Perimeter & Trust Sir Issac Newton

    By Rick Bradshaw, PGA Director of Instruction, Dent/Bradshaw School of Golf General Manager, Heritage Isles G&CC The secret to striking the golf ball on the center of the club face can be dramatically enhanced by securing the perimeter, and trusting Sir Isaac Newton. Be assured, securing the perimeter in golf is not a military operation or the ...

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  • Schedule of Events - Tournaments

    •  The 2nd Annual Children’s Dream Fund Charity Golf Classic is scheduled for an 8:00 a.m. shotgun start on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Plantation Palms Golf Club in Land O’ Lakes. All proceeds benefit children with life-threatening illnesses. Format is 4-person scramble. Entry fee of $95 per player includes golf, cart, tee gifts, range balls ...

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  • Seminole Lake Country Club Offers Winter Memberships

    Seminole Lake Country Club offers the best value for your membership dollar as they specialize in “Affordable Golf”. This fully-amenitized semi-private facility features an 18-hole championship golf course, full-service food & beverage operation, Olympic-size pool, men’s and ladies locker rooms, club storage and service that is consi ...

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  • Florida's Largest Golf Show At Fla. State Fairgrounds Feb. 26-28

    Florida’s Largest Golf Show will transform the Florida State Fairgrounds into a unique golfing experience. Show dates are Friday through Sunday, Feb. 26-28, 2010. Golfers will be able to meet the manufacturers, test the latest in golf equipment and learn about new technology that will improve their games, all on Florida’s Largest Indoor Drivin ...

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  • The Legends Tour Plays Its First Major At Innisbrook Resort November 20-22

    The Legends Tour, the official senior tour of the LPGA comprised of the greatest female golfers of all time, will play its first major championship at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club in Nov. 2009. The Legends Tour Open Championship will be contested on Innisbrook’s Island Course Nov. 20-22. The announcement came at a press conference at Innisbro ...

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  • Outback Steakhouse Pro-Am "Holiday Golf Package" on Sale

    Purchase the perfect holiday gift for that special golfer in your life! Now through Jan. 4, 2010, the Holiday Golf Package is on sale for just $160. Each package includes: Two Weekly Badges. Two one-day upgrades for the Green-Hopper Party Pass. Two rounds of golf at TPC Tampa Bay*. Complimentary Bloomin ...

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  • The First Tee of St. Petersburg Is Reorganizing and Relaunching

    The First Tee of St. Petersburg is in the process of reorganizing and relaunching itself as an independent 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Since its inception in 2005, the First Tee of St. Petersburg has operated under the city of St. Petersburg as part of its Golf Courses division. The move away from city operations, set to be completed by Janua ...

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  • MacDill AFB Golf Complex Welcomes Law Enforcement and Firefighter Employees

    Great news! A recent change to MacDill Air Force Base policy now allows you to enter the base and have access to the Bay Palms Golf Complex. That’s right. You may now enter the base, just like any active-duty or retired military person, merely by presenting your law enforcement or firefighter credentials to the gate guard. Once inside the gate, you m ...

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