In addition to fantastic deals on golf clubs, equipment and accessories, travel opportunities, and more golf related items that you could imagine, each show has a host of interactive ball-striking activities and competitions that are second to none! Your paid admission ticket comes with a complimentary 12-month subscription to Golf Magazine.
An activities wristband can be purchased to provide unlimited one-day access into all of the show competitions including the Manufacturer’s Demo Range. Wristbands are available as an advanced online only purchase. The cost of each competition/activity varies from $5.00 – $7.00. Participants are limited to one prize per show weekend.
MANUFACTURER’S DEMO RANGE
Whether you want to test and compare the industry’s newest clubs before you buy, or simply get in some early practice before the upcoming season, you’ll have the best selection of the latest golf equipment to choose from. Our giant 6,000 sq. ft. hitting range utilizes Titleist ProV1 golf balls for the best feedback, and is stocked with clubs for men, women and juniors.
LONG DRIVE CHAMPIONSHIP
This competition is always a crowd favorite! Attendees flex their golf muscles and compete for valuable prizes as well as bragging rights with their golf buddies. Prizes are awarded to the contestant with the longest drive of each division: Men’s Open, Men’s Senior (50+), & Ladies. Distances are measured using golf radar technology. Weekend long prize for each division: Titleist Pro V1 Golf Balls – 96 ball bucket (8 dozen).
PITCH TO GET RICH – New for 2019
This short-game competition features a “false front” inclining ramp that leads to a flat area with flagsticks and regulation sized cups. The object is to pitch the ball into the incline and let the ball release into the hole. Hit it short and the ball will roll back. This is a very challenging feature and requires accuracy and precision. Prizes will be awarded based on the number of shots made.
Make any 1 of 4 & win $10
Make 2 in a row & win $100
Make 3 in a row & win $1,000
Make 4 in a row & win $10,000
GOLF DARTS – New for 2019
This challenging competition features a colorful 16 foot tall inflatable velcro dartboard with numbers and scoring that are similar to a traditional dartboard. The object is to chip 3 velcro golf balls onto the dart board trying to accumulate the most points possible. A prize will be awarded to each contestant that surpasses a determined point total, with the overall weekend point leader winning a grand prize.
Two ways to win!
1. High score over the weekend wins a 2019 TaylorMade M6 Driver
2. Any score over 60 wins a sleeve of TaylorMade golf balls
FREE PLAY GOLDEN TEE LOUNGE – New for 2019
For all of you golf video gamers, we are introducing a Golden Tee Lounge to our 2019 events! It will consist of a mix of Incredible Technologies Golden Tee video games and Power Putt video games, all with 40″ LED tv’s. And of course, there will be an adult beverage station with plenty of seating. All games will be set on free play!
LONG PUTT CHALLENGE
This 70 foot long sidewinder requires the perfect line, speed and luck to tame. It’s got plenty of undulation and break, and is one of our most exciting competitions. A golf tournament-like crowd roar can be heard throughout the show when a putt is holed. Contestants win cash prizes based on the number of putts holed. The more you make, the more you win!
Every show features continuous stage presentations throughout each day that are designed to both educate and entertain show attendees. Presentations typically include celebrity appearances, instructional seminars by local PGA section professionals, trick-shot artists, long drive exhibitions and more.
FREE PGA INSTRUCTION
Show attendees can improve their games right on the spot by taking advantage of complimentary one-on-one golf lessons that are offered at every show. The lessons are provided by the Southern Ohio Section PGA and their dedicated professionals.