Tips for Creating a Great Golf Tournament

We know a lot of planning goes into creating a successful golf tournament, whether it is a fun corporate

outing or fundraiser. We’ve got plenty of ideas to help make your planning easier.

Planning Steps

  • Find a golf course willing to work with you.
  • Pick a date and time.
  • Determine how many golfers you can accommodate.
  • Start creating a buzz about your tournament.


Pre-Tournament Hype

  • Send out invitations two to three months before the event.
  • Get your social media and registration process working.
  • Grab their attention by sending them a divot repair tool.


Tournament Gift Bags

Registration is a terrific time to hand out goody/gift bags. Consider filling it with some of the following items:


Naturally, you’ll want to recognize the golfers who made the day special, as well as the winners in various categories. Consider providing awards for the following:

  • Longest putt
  • Longest drive
  • Closest to the pin
  • Low foursome
  • Low golfer
  • Worst foursome (just to give them something to smile about)
  • Hole-in-One
  • And more…


Follow Up

Post tournament gifts are a great way to thank your guests. Picture frames make for a nice decorative piece and will give your clients great memories of your event