First post concerning the West Michigan Golf Show this weekend. It’s a lazy post — cut and paste style — but more will be coming.
When: Friday, Feb.13, 2 pm-9 pm
Saturday, Feb.14, 10 am-7 pm
Sunday, Feb.15, 10 am-5 pm
Where: DeVos Place, 303 Monroe Ave. NW, downtown Grand Rapids
Tickets: 410 for adults; $4 for children ages 6-14; children 5 & under free.
Tickets at the door and online at http://www.WestMichiganGolfShow.com
Parking: Best place to park is under DeVos Place. Enter off Michigan St NW or Lyon Ave. NW. The Rapid line 11 bus stops in front of DeVos Place
Seminars: With Kathy Gildersleeve-Jensen, ’14 National PGA Teacher of the Year
Brian Manzella, Golf Digest’s Top 50 Teacher in the U.S.
Specials: Friday is Ladies Night with special events and goodie bags for the first 500 women. The $10,000 Putting Challenge — one putter might sink a 50-foot putt for $10,000. Free golf lessons c/o of Boyne Resorts & Michigan PGA. Sunday is Junior Day when the first 100 kids receive a glove.
Sponsors: Treetops Resort, Gun Lake Casino, Golf Association of Michigan, Boyne Resorts, Michigan PGA
Other: Check out the Local Golf Loyalty Card, free with every admission, that rewards local golfers. Saturday: To benefit First Tee of West Michigan, apancake breakfast for $5 at 9 AM @ Grand Gallery. Other Show charities: Patriot Golf Day, Folds of Honor
Info: Produced by ShowSpan Inc., 800-328-6550