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Myrtle Beach Events Calendar

There's so much to do in Myrtle Beach! Here's what is happening around town.

Monterey Bay Suites is in the heart of Myrtle Beach and close to countless events, festivals, concerts and more. Something is always going on around town, here's the comprehensive list of all area events.
14 DecBreakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Hard Rock

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for a breakfast buffet and a whole lot of fun at Hard Rock Cafe in Broadway at the Beach.

Dine with the Christmas couple on Dec. 14 or Dec. 21 with seatings at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. The festivities include free children's activities, a meet & greet with the knights of Medieval Times, and one free kids' admission to Wonderworks.

The breakfast buffet includes bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, breakfast potatoes, pancakes and assorted pastries and cereals.

Tickets are $15.95 for ages 11 and up; $9.95 for ages 3-10; free for children two and younger with a paying adult.

14 DecHoliday Breakfast with a Mermaid and Santa

Ripley's Aquarium is celebrating the holiday SEA-son with a festive breakfast buffet full of special guests.

Visitors will enjoy a breakfast buffet, visits and photos with Santa and Sharkee, and a special mermaid dive show. The event also includes fun themed activities like writing letters to Santa.

The price includes all-day admission to the aquarium along with the buffet and a 6x8 photo with Santa.

Cost is $40 for an adult and one child. Additional adults are $30 plus tax, and additional children are $15 plus tax.

14 DecBreakfast with Santa at Croissants Bistro & Bakery

Call to reserve your spot for brunch with Santa at Croissants Bistro and Bakery. Two dates are available: Dec. 14 and 21 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at the 38th Avenue location.

Kids menu includes a holiday entree and drink plus a visit from Santa for $12. Regular menu also available.

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14 DecBreakfast with Santa at The Market Common - Tupelo Honey

Join Tupelo Honey at The Market Common from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, as they host a Breakfast with Santa. Bring your cameras to capture special moments with your children and the man in the red suit!

The cost is $10/person (3 and under are free) and includes coffee, soft drinks, juice or milk. Regular menu items are also available for purchase. Tax and gratuity are not included. Reservations are required.

Tupelo Honey is located across from Valor Park in The Market Common.

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14 DecTacos with Santa

Skip the traditional breakfast with Santa and cozy up to some tacos with the big man himself!

Nacho Hippo will be hosting Tacos with Santa from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 14 at their Market Common location. Price is $10 per person and will include selections from a set taco menu or a kids' menu. Reservations are recommended.

14 DecPets Light Up Our Lives

Celebrate the Christmas season along with man's love for his best friend at Barefoot Landing for the North Myrtle Beach Humane Society's Pets Light Up Our Lives event.

Pets are welcome but not required for this night of Christmas music, refreshments, gift basket raffles and a blessing of the animals beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Dockside Village Amphitheater.

Purchase a light from the North Myrtle Beach Humane Society to honor a beloved pet for $10 before the event to be included in the program. Red lights represent pets still with us, white for those we've lost, and blue for the animals still awaiting forever homes in the shelter. The tree will be lit during the event.

The event benefits the North Myrtle Beach Humane Society. All pets in attendance will receive a gift!

15 DecToys for Tots Brunch with Santa

Toys for Tots and Tin Roof are hosting a Brunch With Santa from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 15.

Join the big guy in red for a unique and tasty brunch at the oceanfront Tin Roof. New, unwrapped toys will be accepted for Toys for Tots at Tin Roof throughout the month of December.

19 DecHoliday Movie Trivia

Do you quote Clark Griswold on the regular? Look forward to the all-day marathon of A Christmas Story? Schedule your life around the 25 Days of Christmas TV schedule?

Put all that Christmas movie knowledge to the test with Holiday Movie Trivia at Tin Roof on the oceanfront in Myrtle Beach. The free event is open to movie fans of all ages and features $300 in prizes. First place: $200 Tin Roof Gift Card; Second place: $75 Tin Roof gift card; and Third place: $25 Tin Roof gift card.

Holiday Movie Trivia is from 7 to 10 p.m. Dec. 19.

21 DecBreakfast with Santa at Dave & Buster's

Santa is bringing his workshop to Myrtle Beach for a morning of breakfast and fun at Dave & Buster's at Broadway at the Beach!

Breakfast with Santa will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Dec. 21. The event is $24 per person and includes breakfast, $10 power card with unlimited video game play, cookie decorating, pictures with Santa, and more.

Breakfast items include scrambled eggs, sausage patties, bacon, roasted red potatoes, mini Belgian waffles, and assorted bagels, plus orange juice and unlimited tea, coffee or soda.

Call (843) 945-3507 with questions.

21 DecLunch with Santa at 810 Billiards & Bowling

810 Billiards & Bowling at The Market Common is hosting Lunch with Santa from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Dec. 21. Tell the big man your Christmas wishes and bowl a round at this family-friendly event!

For $10 per person, visitors will receive two slices of pizza, one game of bowling, and lemonade.

21 Dec2019 MarshWalk Santa Crawl

The Murrells Inlet MarshWalk is hosting the fifth annual Santa Crawl with drink specials, live music and holiday fun. The holiday themed bar crawl will give participants the chance to try featured Tito's Christmas drinks and dinner specials at restaurants throughout the Marshwalk. Folks are encouraged to dress in their most festive costumes, and presents are awarded to the Top 3! Best Santa gets the top prize. Winners are announced at 10 p.m. on the Bovine's back deck.

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21 DecEli Young Band

The Eli Young Band makes a stop at the House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach this December, bringing their unique soulful country sound. The band prides itself on its live performances -- perfected in tours from coast to coast in venues of all sizes over the past nearly 20 years.

Hits include "Crazy Girl," "Drunk Last Night," and "Even If It Breaks Your Heart."

Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Fans can Pass the Line by buying $25 worth of merch in the Gear Shop.

26 DecBeach Ball Classic Basketball Tournaments

Beach Ball Classic is a premier holiday basketball tournament that attracts the nation's top high school teams and future NBA standouts. Former players have included Kobe Bryant and Jason Kidd.

The event includes multiple tournaments, including high schools girls and boys and college women's games:

Beach Ball Classic

Bringing star athletes and hoops fans to the Myrtle Beach area for more than 30 years, the Beach Ball Classic is a national high school boys basketball tournament featuring some of the most talented players in the game. The fun also includes a slam dunk/3-point contest on Dec. 29.

Tickets are $15/day or $75 per book.

Crescom Bank Holiday Invitational

Top high school girls teams compete in a 16-team national tournament annually before Christmas in Myrtle Beach. Tickets are $5 per day or $15 per book.

Carolinas College Challenge

Collegiate women's teams, including the local CCU Chanticleers and the UNC Tarheels, face off at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. Tickets are $10/day.

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27 DecLight Up the New Year at Brookgreen Gardens

Begin your celebration of the new year with a limited-entry event at Brookgreen Gardens. The sculpture gardens will be open from 6 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 27, 28 and 31 with thousands of hand-lit candles, holiday lights, and music.

Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Reservations are required, and space is limited.

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31 DecLulu's Noon Year's Eve

Celebrate New Year's Eve with the family at Lulu's Noon Year's Eve! Lucy Buffett's Lulu's is the place to be for a kid-friendly party that won't have you up all night.

Enjoy crafts and games, and a huge beach ball drop over Lulu's Beach at noon. Kids will provide the "fireworks" (bubble wrap), and Lulu's will bring the serious fun. Festivities include a live band, face painting, balloon animals and more!

Lucy Buffett's Lulu's is located at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach.

31 DecNoon Year's Eve at Dave & Buster's

Bring the family to ring in the new year at the more reasonable 12 o'clock with the Noon Year's Eve party at Dave & Buster's at Broadway at the Beach.

Tickets are $19.99 and include a breakfast buffet, unlimited tea, coffee and soda, a $10 power card, and unlimited video game play.

31 DecNew Year's Eve Fun at Fun Warehouse

Fun Warehouse is hosting two family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations to ring in 2019. Everyone will enjoy games, party favors, hats, noise makers, and a midnight balloon drop!

The first option ($30 per person) is a late-night skate, which includes 1 go-kart race, 1 laser tag game, skating and inflatables from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. The second option ($48 per person) is an all-night party, which includes 2 go-kart races, unlimited laser tag, skating, one VR game, unlimited mini bowling, one slice of pizza, one small drink and morning donuts from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m.

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31 DecRoaring Into the 20s New Year's Eve Bash at Tin Roof

Join Myrtle Beach's biggest NYE party at Tin Roof on the oceanfront in the heart of the Grand Strand. Come dressed up to celebrate the new roaring 20s!

The celebration includes live music, DJs, multiple bars, complimentary champagne toast at midnight, a confetti cannon and a buffet.

VIP packages are available and include rooftop table seating, full bottles of champagne and appetizers. The buffet will be served from 6 to 9 p.m.

General admission is $10; buffet is $25 and includes all-night entry. VIP packages start at $40. 21+

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31 DecHouse of Blues New Year's Eve Dinner & Dance

Make your New Year's Eve plans at the House of Blues for an evening of dinner and dancing. Ring in the New Year with a delicious four course dinner and live entertainment by Tru Sol. Tickets include a four-course dinner; New Year's Eve party favors; champagne toast at midnight; BOGO vouchers for Gospel Brunch and Murder Mystery Dinner Theater; and a gift certificate for two free tickets to a 2020 show.

$4 champagne specials will be offered throughout the night.

Price is $99 per person. Dinner seating times are 7, 7:30, 8, and 8:30 p.m. Music starts at 9.

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31 DecRoaring 20s Party at Broadway at the Beach

The nightclubs of Broadway at the Beach are hosting a Roaring 20s Party to ring in 2020. Visit Oz The Experience, Malibu's Surf Bar, or The Patio to join in the festivities.

Fun includes live music from 7 to 10 p.m., balloon drop, confetti cannons, giveaways, champagne toast, party favors, and 2020 souvenirs.

VIP packages are available.

31 DecCorey Smith - The Great Wide Underground Tour

Join the House of Blues for a New Year's Eve show with Corey Smith as part of his The Great Wide Underground Tour! Tickets range from $20 - $55. Doors will open at 8 pm.

31 DecRipley's Aquarium New Year's Eve Sleepover

Ripley's Aquarium is hosting a New Year's Eve Sleepover. The kids-only party will have light-up party favors, music & dancing, pizza & snacks, and non-alcoholic toast at midnight along with a night in the shark tunnel. The party is open to ages 6 to 14. Reservations are required and the cost is $69.99 plus tax/child.

Book online or email mbeducation@ripleys.com or call 843.916.088 ext 3233.

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31 DecNew Year's Eve on The MarshWalk

Join the MarshWalk for a fun night this New Year's Eve. Each restaurant will offer great dinner and drink specials with live music on all stages.

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31 DecRoaring Twenties NYE at Wicked Tuna

Join the fine folks at Wicked Tuna in Murrells Inlet for a Roaring Twenties New Year's Eve Party!

The event features dinner and drink specials as well at a costume contest. The best dressed duo will receive a $1,079 cash prize! Registration for the contest is 8-10 p.m., and the winner will be announced at the Tuna Shak just outside the main restaurant.

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31 DecCelebrate 2020 Great Gatsby Style

Dress to impress in your best prohibition attire at Banditos for New Year's Eve! Event includes a champagne toast at midnight, party favors, and a shot at a $100 cash prize for the best costume.

VIP packages are $30 for ladies and $60 for gentlemen and include a buffet with meat and cheese boards; shrimp cocktail; hot appetizers; nacho bar; and more! Draft and bottled beer, wines, and house liquors also included.

General admission is $10 before 10 p.m. and $20 after 10 p.m.

Live entertainment from 8 to 11 p.m. and DJ Deuces from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m.

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31 DecNew Year's Eve Bash at Ripdtydz

Riptydz is hosting a bigger and better party for their third annual New Year's Eve Bash. Enjoy the heated, enclosed rooftop bar, live entertainment, fire breathers and dances, free virtual reality games, photo booth, and more!

VIP packages are available. Buffets will be served on both floors and include salads, carving station, fried chicken and waffles, scampi-style mahi, horseradish mashed potatoes, and more plus an upscale cake display for dessert.

Bar package includes bottled beer, Barefoot wines, and midshelf liquor from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Food tickets are $39.99; drink tickets are $59; and combo tickets are $85.99.

Pre-sale tickets are highly encouraged, but walk-ins are also welcome.

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31 DecA Southern Times Square at The Market Common

The Market Common will host one of the biggest street parties of the year! A Southern Times Square is our very own version of the Big Apple's New Year's Eve celebration with a live telecast on a jumbo screen, a mirror ball drop at midnight and fireworks. There will be live music throughout the night and inflatables for the kids. Restaurants throughout The Market Common will be open for dinner. Reservations are suggested. Retailers around the complex will offer extended hours. Parking is available in the parking lots, garages, on street and at Crabtree Gym. Admission is free. Clear bags and small clutch bags only allowed. Diaper bags are permitted for families with small children.

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31 DecNYE at Margaritaville

Margaritaville at Broadway at the Beach will host a family-friendly New Year's Eve party starting at p.m. Dec. 31. The bash includes live entertainment by the Paul Grimshaw Band, siltwalkers, midnight margarita shooter and party favors. Admission is $10 for ages 13 and up. Admission is free for children 12 and younger; entry fee waived with purchase of any retail apparel on 12/31.

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31 DecOceanfront NYE Party at Plyler Park

Say goodbye to 2019 and hello to the new roaring 20s with all your closest friends on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk!

Fun includes a DJ, wine & beer garden, free hats and noise makers, strolling entertainers, food, glitter tattoos, tie-dye t-shirts and more.

31 DecLate Night NYE at Dave & Buster's

Ring in the new year with the family-friendly fun at Dave & Buster's at Broadway at the Beach.

The fun includes food, drinks, games, a ball drop, champagne toast at midnight and a DJ.

Packages include:

VIP Package- $48:

  • Dinner Buffet
  • Unlimited Tea and Soda
  • $20 Power Card
  • Unlimited Video Game Play

PREMIUM Package- $43:

  • Dinner Buffet
  • Unlimited Tea and Soda
  • $20 Power Card

KIDS Package (13 & under) - $29

  • Dinner Buffet
  • Unlimited Tea and Soda
  • $20 Power Card - Unlimited Video Game Play

31 DecNew Year's Eve Party & Concert at Hard Rock Cafe

Celebrate the New Year at Hard Rock Cafe in Myrtle Beach with a party and a concert. The party will feature a balloon drop, confetti cannons, party favors and even a live feed from Times Square. The event is open to ages 21 and up with a valid ID. General admission tickets are $25 plus tax. Seating is limited so get there early to guarantee a table. Reserved seating at a shared table is available for $75/person in advance. VIP Tickets can be purchased for $290/couple and include a four-course meal with souvenirs, champagne split, and complimentary soft drinks and tea. Cash bar available throughout the night. VIP and reserved seating must be purchased in advance.

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18 JanStayin' Alive - Bee Gees Tribute

Join The Carolina Opry for Stayin` Alive - Bee Gees Tribute on January 18, 2020! Stayin` Alive offers audiences a night full of their favorite Bee Gees songs such as Night Fever, Jive Talkin`, How Deep is Your Love, Nights on Broadway, and more! This is a show you won't want to miss!

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19 JanTravis Tritt

For one night only, country music star and Grammy Award winner Travis Tritt will perform at the Carolina Opry Theater! The CMA and Grammy award-winning country artist will be performing hit songs such as T-R-O-U-B-L-E, It's a Great Day to Be Alive, Best Intentions, and more!

This event will take place on January 19, 2020 at 7 pm. Tickets are on sale now!

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09 FebHotel California, A Tribute to the Eagles

Tribute band Hotel California brings the sounds of the Eagles to The Carolina Opry Theater's stage in February 2020.

Faithful to the sounds of one of rock`s biggest bands, Hotel California performs a catalogue of hits, including Take it Easy, Heartache Tonight and Hotel California, along with selected titles from band members` solo works.

Hotel California has been recreating the beloved sounds of the Eagles for more than three decades, playing for crowds all over the world.

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16 FebZoSo - The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience

Zoso- A Tribute to Led Zeppelin, will be rockin' the stage at the Carolina Opry Theater on February 16, 2020!

Tickets for this must-see concert are on sale now and can be purchased online or at the Carolina Opry Theater's box office.

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23 FebRussian National Ballet- Swan Lake

The Russian National Ballet will be performing Swan Lake for one night only at The Carolina Opry Theater on February 23, 2020 at 6 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased through the Carolina Opry Theater's website, at the box office, or by calling 800-843-6779.

08 MarGladys Knight

Join The Carolina Opry Theater for a live performance from Gladys Knight for one night only on March 8, 2020! The seven-time Grammy Award-winning artist, who was named one of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time from the Rolling Stone, will be performing her most popular hits.

This is a show you don't want to miss! Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online, at the box office, or by calling 800-843-6779.

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19 MarRun to the Sun Car Show

The Run to the Sun Car Show, one of the largest in the Southeast, brings thousands of classic cars to Myrtle Beach for a weekend-long event. In addition to bringing classic-car enthusiasts from around the country together, the show raises money for the Children's Miracle Network and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Stay tuned for more information on the 31st edition of the Run to the Sun Car Show for 2020!

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22 MarInvincible: A Glorious Tribute to Michael Jackson

Join the Carolina Opry Theater for INVINCIBLE: A Glorious Tribute to Michael Jackson on March 22, 2020. Invincible is hailed as the #1 Michael Jackson tribute show in the entire world, with performances by some of the most authentic Michael Jackson impersonators across the globe.

This show will be at The Carolina Opry Theater for one night only on March 22, 2020 at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased through the Carolina Opry Theater's website, the box office, or by calling 800-843-6779.

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03 AprMyrtle Beach Food Truck Festival

The Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival will return to downtown Myrtle Beach in 2019! It will run from April 3-5, 2020. Food truck vendors will serve a variety of fare, and the event will also include a beer garden, children's activities, craft vendors and more.

The Food Truck Festival will be located on the Oceanfront Boardwalk District between 8th and 9th Avenue North.

Event times:

Friday, April 3 | 6 to 10 p.m.

Saturday, April 4 | 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday, April 5 | 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Admission is free. Food prices vary.

30 Apr2020 Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam

Check out the third annual Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam on April 30-May 2, 2020, at the former Myrtle Beach Square Mall site in downtown Myrtle Beach! Jeep enthusiasts will flock to this inaugural event which will feature 50+ vendors, kids' activities, raffles, obstacle course and much more!

Event hours are subject to change.

Registration is open now!

Registration: $80 (Early Bird rate of $65 available through Jan. 31)

Includes 1 parking decal, obstacle course, 1 admission wristband, 1 swag bag, and 1 event t-shirt

1-Day Pass: $50

1 Jeep Jam pass for parking + obstacle course, 1 admission wristband & 1 event T-shirt

Beach Crawl: $35

1 Beach Crawl decal for Jeep and passengers, free breakfast, 1 Beach Crawl t-shirt

Event Admission: $5 per day. Children 12 and under, free.

Event Times (Subject to change)

Thursday, April 30 | 1-6 p.m.

Friday, May 1 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday, May 2 | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

To learn more about the event, check out the Myrtle Beach Jeep Jam website.

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03 MayResurrection: A Journey Tribute

Join The Carolina Opry Theater on May 3, 2020 at 7 pm for the most authentic Journey tribute experience from Resurrection! This Journey Tribute band authentically recreates the sights and sounds of what it was like to be at a Journey concert back in the 1980's. The band will play Journey's biggest hits, so don't be afraid to sing along to "Don't Stop Believin'," "Wheel in the Sky," and more!

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online, at the box office, or by calling 800-843-6779.

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16 JunMopars at the Beach

Mopar enthusiasts and muscle car connoisseurs are invited to attend Myrtle Beach's annual "Mopars at the Beach." Owners of Mopar brands like classic Chrysler and Jeep are invited to gather for a week of events and fun. The Mopar Classic & Modern Muscle Car Show offers awards for various categories like Best Charger, Best Challenger, Best Truck, Best Modern and Best Classic.

The week includes various events and meet-and-greets along with a car show at the Myrtle Beach Speedway.

To pre-register, and for more information, visit the Mopars at the Beach website.

Tentative schedule:

Tuesday, June 16 | Meet & Greet Kickoff at Hooters - Myrtle Beach

Wednesday, June 17 | Mopar Dyno Day as S3 & Cruise-In at On the Half Shell

Thursday, June 18 | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Laps at Myrtle beach Speedway; 6-9 p.m. - Cruise-in at Old Chicago Pizza in Garden City Beach

Friday, June 19 | Charity Ride

Saturday, June 20 | All Mopar Car Show

Sunday, June 21 | Cruise-in at Wheels of Yesteryear

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31 AugMyrtle Beach World Amateur Golf Tournament 2020

Over 3,000 golfers from around the world compete in the annual Myrtle Beach World Amateur Golf Tournament every summer. Players complete 72 holes on a different course each day throughout the event. Over 60 courses will participate in the tournament including Barefoot Resort courses, Caledonia, Grande Dunes, Legends courses, Myrtlewood and many more.

Golfers of all skill levels are welcome to play. Those with a USGA-approved handicap are eligible for prizes in their respective flights, which are divided by age, handicap and gender. Non-handicapped players can play in the Gross or Just for Fun flights. The World Amateur website includes information about handicaps along with the event's handicap committee.

The tournament fee includes 72 holes of golf on a new course each day, a gift bag stuffed with swag totaling $300, entrance to the 19th hole party with heavy hors d'ouevres and an open bar, random drawings and competitions.

Don't miss the fun going on at the 19th hole with food, live bands every night, cornhole, a photo booth, indoor par 3 contest, demos, massages, Golden Tee and tons more competitions.

Visit the website for a complete schedule of events and registration details.

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