The Heritage Golf Group Collection on Hilton Head Island Honors Veterans & Military
Hilton Head Island, NC. – The Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island, a collection of Heritage Golf Group properties, is proud to host “Military Week” on Hilton Head Island, SC from November 6 – November 14, 2015 to raise awareness and funds for several military outreach programs and support our troops, including NS2 Serves, Operation Homefront, Birdies for the Brave® and Tennis Thanks the Troops. The Heritage Golf Collection will host family friendly activities throughout the week at their four award-winning golf resort-style properties, Palmetto Hall Plantation Club, Oyster Reef Golf Club, Shipyard Golf Club and Port Royal Golf Club:
NOVEMBER 6, 2015 | BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE | PORT ROYAL GOLF & RACQUET CLUB
Military Week kicks off at Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club with a charity golf tournament benefitting Birdies for the Brave (a PGA TOUR charity dedicated to raising funds and awareness for military homefront groups that provide critical services to meet the specialized needs of military members, wounded veterans and their families). The tournament shotgun starts at 12:00pm with a four Team Scramble accompanied by a military hero. To learn more about this event, contact Ben Smith, Head PGA Professional at (843) 681-1766 or visit Birdies for the Brave.
NOVEMBER 7, 2015 | TENNIS THANKS THE TROOPS | PORT ROYAL GOLF & RACQUET CLUB
Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club will host a special event benefiting Tennis Thanks the Troops to at their award-winning tennis facility. The event begins with a Fast Action Drill Clinic from 10:30am – 12:30pm followed by a Doubles Exhibition featuring top Hilton Head Island Tennis Professionals and a courtside lunch. To learn more about this event, contact the Port Royal Racquet Club at (843) 686-8803.
NOVEMBER 8, 2015 | ALL YOU CAN EAT OYSTER ROAST & LIVE MUSIC | OYSTER REEF GOLF CLUB
LagerHead Tavern at Oyster Reef Golf Club will host a family friendly Oyster Roast from noon – 5:00pm benefitting NS2 Serves (a charity that offers recent veterans of U.S. national security missions training in software solutions that support U.S. national security, leading to certifications that are valuable in many career paths). Attendees will enjoy “All You Can Eat Oysters & Wings” and a concert featuring the local band “The Headliners.” Tickets can be purchased in advance at any of The Heritage Golf Collection properties (Children under 12 are free). For more information call (843) 681-2184.
NOVEMBER 11, 2015 | VETERAN’S DAY: OPEN HOUSE | PORT ROYAL GOLF & RACQUET CLUB
Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club will hold an Open House on Veteran’s Day from 2:00pm – 6:00pm featuring a “Taste of Heritage” which includes signature hors d’oeuvres from each of The Heritage Golf Collection restaurants, live entertainment and a cash bar with drink specials. A donation at the door permits entry (complimentary entry for Active Military). For more information call (843) 681-1700.
NOVEMBER 14, 2015 | RUN FOR THE BRAVE 5K | PALMETTO HALL PLANTATION CLUB
The Second Annual Run for the Brave 5K event will attract competitive racers, occasional runners and recreational walkers to Palmetto Hall Plantation. The 5K (3.1 mile) race benefiting, Operation HomeFront (an organization that provides emergency assistance and morale to our troops, to the families they leave behind and to wounded warriors when they return home) begins at 8:00am. Each participant will enjoy the beautiful scenery along the flat and fast all-road course within the Palmetto Hall Plantation community.
“We are very proud to have the opportunity to support the members of our Armed Forces and their families. We are committed to supporting programs that positively impact the communities in which our clubs reside,” said Rick Shoemaker, Director of Operations for the Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island. “We wanted to find a way to contribute and say ‘Thanks’ to our active military, veterans, and their families as we are truly grateful for the sacrifices that our troops make every day to maintain our safety and freedom.”
In addition to these events, Active Military and their spouses can play golf or tennis for free at The Heritage Golf Collection properties on Hilton Head Island during Military Week. While Veterans and their spouses, as well as guests of Active Military, will receive a significant discount on golf, tennis and food, plus preferred military rates at partner hotels. If you are a Hilton Head Island Local, mention “Military Week” and with a $5 donation you will receive a complimentary appetizer at anyone of our four great restaurants: LagerHead Tavern, Robber’s Row Grille, Palmetto Hall Grille or Shipyard Grille. All donations and Military Week net proceeds will be distributed to NS2 Serves, Operation Homefront, Birdies for the Brave® and Tennis Thanks the Troops.
For more information on these events or Military Week, contact Rick Shoemaker [email protected] at (843) 681-1703.
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Heritage Golf Group
4725 Piedmont Row Drive, Suite 250
Charlotte, NC 28210