Paradise Coast Golf Tournaments

Florida’s Paradise Coast - Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades located in Southwest Florida is a haven for golf lovers. There are close to 90 golf courses in the area, and at least one-third of these courses are open to members of the public or guests at area resorts. Although a lot of the golf courses are private clubs, many welcome non-members during the less busy months of May through December. You can enjoy golf year round including several notable golf tournaments.

CME Group Tour Championship, November 19-22, at Tiburon Golf Club, Naples, FL.

The CME Group Tour Championship brings the world’s best players to Southwest Florida in a unique, season-long point based qualifying format.  Last year, the youngest player in the field 17-year-old Lydia Ko – netted the largest payday in women’s golf history, winning the $1 million Race to the CME Globe and $500,000 CME Group Tour Championship winner’s check.

The “Race to the CME Globe” is a season-long points program that showcases the best performing players from the 2015 LPGA Tour season, and also highlights each and every title sponsor on the LPGA Tour.

For more information call  (239) 593-3900 or visit

Franklin Templeton Shootout, December 7-12, 2015 at Tiburon Golf Club, Naples, FL.

The Franklin Templeton Shootout, which is hosted by World Golf Hall of Fame member Greg Norman, is proud to enter its 27th year. Thanks to the support of our tournament sponsors, fans, volunteers and the Southwest Florida community, the Shootout has become one of the most prestigious and unique events on the PGA TOUR. This one-of-a-kind competition features 24 of the world's top professional golfers playing on two-man teams in a mixed-format of modified alternate shot, better ball, and scramble.

The Franklin Templeton Shootout was created by Greg Norman to raise awareness and charitable offerings for the CureSearch for Children's Cancer.

For more information call (239) 254-9770 or visit

ACE Group Classic, February 8-14, 2016 at TwinEagles Club in Naples, FL.

Since 1988, the excitement of the Champions Tour has been witnessed first hand by millions of spectators, corporate clients and guests. In addition to the thrill of playing in the Pro-Am, hosting customers in hospitality suites and watching championship golf, The ACE Group Classic has raised more than $2 million for charity. The official charities of the tournament are The Education Foundation of Collier County, Northside Naples Kiwanis Foundation and The First Tee Naples/Collier.

The ACE Group Classic is a world class golf tournament televised nationally on The Golf Channel.

The Tournament annually attracts the strongest field of competitors from the Official Money List. Additionally, golf legends like Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Chi Chi Rodriguez, Ray Floyd, Hale Irwin, Tom Kite and Tom Watson have competed in this prestigious event.

For more information call (239) 593-3900 or visit
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