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Monday After the Masters 2017

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Tickets for the 23rd annual Hootie & The Blowfish Monday After the Masters Celebrity Pro-Am golf tournament go on sale Monday, February 20 at 10 a.m.

Tickets are $20 and children 12 and under are admitted free with a paying adult. This event annually attracts more than 6,000 spectators and has sold out regularly and on the day of the ticket release in recent years. Tickets can be purchased at the House of Blues, the Barefoot Resort & Golf and The Dye Club proshops* and all Ticketmaster outlets. You can purchase your ticket online here.

PLEASE NOTE: Tickets sold in the proshops will be CASH ONLY. Maximum of 8.

This will mark the 15th consecutive year the event has been played at the Dye Course .

Tournament kicks off with a Celebrity Long Drive Contest presented by State Water Heaters at 9 a.m. and the tournament tees off at 10 a.m. Teams consist of a professional golfer, celebrity along with three amateurs.

Early commitments to the tournament include country music star Cole Swindell, ESPN Radio host Mike Golic, World Golf Hall of Fame member Nancy Lopez, Pro Football Hall of Fame members and former Buffalo Bills teammates Bruce Smith and Andre Reed, and hockey legend Grant Fuhr. Returning after a two year hiatus is fan favorite John Daly, a two-time major champion who is now a member of the Champions Tour.

All ticket proceeds benefit the Hootie & the Blowfish Foundation, which supports the educational needs of children in South Carolina and the South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation through a fully funded endowment.

Learn how to win tickets with a donation to the foundation via Every Day Hero. Details here

New to this years event will be golf ball drop during the tournament. Balls can be purchased for $10 each and a helicopter will pass over targets at the Dye Club and dropping thousands of balls. Balls that land on targets will win prizes. There will be a grand prize and secondary prizes that are yet to be determined, though Hootie & the Blowfish memorabilia, VIP passes to the Hootie MAM tournament and concert, and golf packages are expected to be included.

The $10 balls will be sold separately, so purchasers won’t have to attend the tournament. You can purchase your balls here.

“It’s a nominal fee. We always try to keep prices reasonable for everybody and we think it’s going to be something that’s very exciting…We’re always trying to make sure everybody coming to the event will have something a little bit new…We want everybody, whether it’s a large sponsor or fan coming to the event, [to] all enjoy themselves.” – Tournament Director Paul Graham

Monday After the Masters has hosted celebrity actors, sports figures, musicians and more. Guests have included PGA Tour stars Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson, Jim Furyk, Tom Watson, John Daly and Arnold Palmer, along with LPGA Tour stars Annika Sorenstam, Nancy Lopez and Kristy McPherson from Conway. Sports and entertainment stars Bill Murray, Samuel L. Jackson, John Elway, Johnny Damon, Dan Marino, Joey Fatone and Josh Kelley, among many others, have also participated in the event.

 

For more information about the Hootie & The Blowfish Monday After The Masters Celebrity Pro-Am, visit HootieGolf.com.

 

 

Posted by: Rich Bartram, PGA