Marion Chamber of Commerce - Event Information


Event Name:Marion Chamber Golf Fun Day
Event Type(s):Member Event
Chamber Event
Description:

Are you ready for something different? We have something for you! 

Marion Chamber of Commerce presents the inaugural Golf Fun Day on Friday, June 8 at Crab Orchard Golf Club. This event is NOT your average golf scramble!

The event will begin with registration at the Clubhouse from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., followed by lunch and cart decorating from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch will be catered by Crab Orchard Golf Club and includes hotdogs and brats, pasta salad, chips and drinks. 

Hotdogs and brats and drinks, as well as all scoreboards will be available at the pavilion (accessible from holes 1, 2, 9, 10 and 12) throughout the entire event. Thank you to Clearwave Communications, the event's Loitering Sponsor. 

Play begins at 1 p.m. 

Chips and salsa and drinks will be available at the pavilion after the event concludes during the award ceremony until 7:30 p.m.

This event is NOT your average golf scramble! 
Event Date:06-08-18
Event Time:11:30 AM - 07:30 PM Central
Location:Crab Orchard Golf Club
901 West Grand Avenue
Carterville, IL
UNITED STATES

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Contact Person:Dalus Ben Avi
(phone: 6189976311)
Details:

Are you ready for something different? We have something for you! 

Marion Chamber of Commerce presents the inaugural Golf Fun Day on Friday, June 8 at Crab Orchard Golf Club. This event is NOT your average golf scramble!

The event will begin with registration, sponsored by First Southern Bank, at the Clubhouse from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., followed by lunch and cart decorating from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch will be catered by Crab Orchard Golf Club and includes hotdogs and brats, pasta salad, chips and drinks. 

The cost to play is $75/person or $300/4-person team. Register here. Teams include:
  1. Stephen Green for Circuit Judge
  2. BNI Star Chapter
  3. Title Professionals, Inc.
  4. Barcom Security
  5. First Southern Bank
  6. Edward Jones
  7. Aisin Manufacturing Illinois, LLC
  8. Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network LLC
  9. Clearwave Communications
  10. Register your team here
Hotdogs and brats and drinks, as well as all scoreboards will be available at the pavilion (accessible from holes 1, 2, 9, 10 and 12) throughout the entire event. Thank you to Clearwave Communications, the event's Loitering Sponsor. 

Play begins at 1 p.m. 

Chips and salsa and drinks will be available at the pavilion after the event concludes during the award ceremony until 7:30 p.m.

This event is NOT your average golf scramble! Fun contests include (holes with prizes are in bold):
  • Hole 1 - Water balloons: All golfers will tee off with their ball/tee surrounded by water balloons (provided by the Chamber). 
  • Hole 3 - Hit from the Throne. Players have to drive from a toilet placed at the tee. 
  • Hole 5 - Tennis ball long drive challenge: See who can get the most distance hitting a tennis ball (provided by the Chamber) instead of a golf ball on this hole. A prize will be given to the golfer with the longest drive with a tennis ball. 
  • Hole 6 - Random Club Challenge: On the tee box, all golfers will draw a card out of a box that will assign them the club they must tee off with and then play out to the green with only that club. No trading allowed. 
  • Hole 7 - Best Decorated Cart: Convince the Live Hole Sponsor at this hole to vote for your team for the Best Decorated Cart award. The prize will be given out after the play ends. 
  • Hole 9 - Elimination hole: For this hole, once you use a player's shot, they are out for that hole. Then, the second shot person gets to sit out with the tee shot person. Once the fourth player is out, all players get to play again. 
  • Hole 11 - Best Themed Team/Best Appearing Crew: Convince the Live Hole Sponsor at this hole to vote for your team for the Best Themed Team/Best Appearing Crew award. The prize will be given out after the play ends. 
  • Hole 13 - Putt Trifecta:Take your shot and then you can choose which flag on the green (red, white or blue) you will putt to.
  • Hole 15 - Most Team Spirit: Convince the Live Hole Sponsor at this hole to vote for your team for the Most Team Spirit award. The prize will be given out after the play ends. â€‹
  • Hole 17 - Gopher It: On this hole, pay $1 for each point you want to add to the team's score behind you on the course. The Live Hole Sponsor will pass along the news to the next team that the points will be added to their score on Hole 16.
Sponsorship opportunities include:
  • Loitering Sponsor - Clearwave Communications
  • Contest Sponsors (All contest hole sponsors will be stationed at their Contest Hole and oversee the contests at their Hole, and their sponsorships will include hole sponsor recognition and sign, your company/organization set up at the hole assigned to promote your goods/services during the event, use of one cart during the event, and 1 free lunch ticket):
  • Most Honest/Worst Team Score Sponsor - $150
    • The Marion Chamber Golf Scramble Committee will choose the team with the "most honest/worst" score and award that team with a prize. Your sponsorship will go toward the purchase of the prize.
  • Lucky Umbrella Sponsor - US Bank
    • Tickets for the “Lucky Umbrella” (umbrella filled with lottery tickets) will be sold at the Registration Table and on the Chamber Cart: one (1) ticket for $5 or 5 tickets for $20. The drawing will be held at the end of the event. Your sponsorship will go toward the purchase of the lottery tickets.
  • Registration Table Sponsor - First Southern Bank
  • Hole Sponsor - $100
    • Sponsorship includes hole sponsor recognition and sign.
  • Heckler Cart Sponsor - $100 Banterra Bank
    • Sponsorship includes sponsor recognition and sign on Chamber Cart 
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