An experience that can’t be found anywhere else.
Oak Brook, IL (PRWEB) May 12, 2015
The Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center has teamed with Perillo Auto Group to bring dads across the western suburbs a new and exclusive Father’s Day event that mixes the finest automobiles in production today with golf and BBQ. Cars, Clubs & BBQ will take place on Sunday, June 21st on the picturesque, 150-acre estate that is home to the Championship Willow Crest Golf Club and the multi-faceted resort – Oak Brook Hills. The occasion presents a rare opportunity to experience an ultra-luxury car show in a relaxed and serene country club setting with chef-driven cuisine and fun activities for dad and the whole family.
“We’re excited to offer something new and entertaining for Father’s Day,” said the General Manager of Oak Brook Hills Stefan Mühle. “Cars, Clubs & BBQ will give dads an experience that can’t be found anywhere else, pitting some of their favorite things together on one day, in one location!”
Cars, Clubs & BBQ features:
Cars (10 am to 3 pm)
- Luxury & Exotic “supercar” show. Dads and families are invited to leisurely stroll through a vast collection of Perillo’s best vehicles staged outside along the resort’s VIP lot, Marquis Tent and putting greens with the scenic golf course as the backdrop.
- Over 20 supercars on display including names like Lamborghini, Bentley, Rolls Royce and Maserati
- A one-of-a-kind Bugatti on featured display
- Complimentary 12-minute test drives from 11 am to 2 pm of six supercars (drivers must be 21 years old, weather permitting, valid Illinois driver’s license must be given at registration), including a Lamborghini, Bentley, and Rolls Royce. Test drives are only available to guests who purchase BBQ tickets; reservations for BBQ tickets and test drives must be made ahead of time by contacting Raina Spasov at the hotel at 630.850.5507. Space is limited to 72 test drive slots.
Clubs (6:00 am to dusk)
- Golf at Willow Crest Golf Club. Tee times at Willow Crest are open to the general public, giving dad and his family members or friends the option of 18-holes of golf on one of the western suburb’s most pristine and challenging courses. Call 630.242.5700 to book a tee time.
- Golfers who play on Father’s Day will have the opportunity to enter exciting contests, such as a Closest-to-the-Hole contest that benefits the Illinois Patriot Education Fund, where players can win a gift bag while at the same time giving back to the community, or a featured Hole-in-One contest sponsored by Perillo, where players have the chance to win a free 1-year lease on a BMW.
o The Illinois Patriot Education Fund is an Illinois-specific philanthropic entity, with all funds restricted to support local Illinois military families, ensuring that Illinois citizens are supporting their neighbors who have sacrificed for our country.
BBQ (11 am to 2 pm)
- Oak Brook Hills’ executive chef Sean Patrick Curry hosts a festive Father’s Day BBQ in the Marquis Tent and surrounding outdoor space.
- A wide selection of chef-driven BBQ will be offered – from BBQ small plates to BBQ specialties – hot off the grill and made to order.
- Stocked (cash) bars and plenty of indoor and outdoor seating.
- The US Open live on high definition, big screen TVs.
Cars, Clubs & BBQ ticket prices are $25 for adults / $15 for children 12 and under in advance by calling 630.850.5507. The event ticket includes BBQ food, car show access and optional test drives. Car show access only (without BBQ) is free and open to the public. Separate green fees apply for golfing at Willow Crest (call 630.242.5700 to book). There is a special discounted Golf Package of $75 that includes 18-holes on Willow Crest Golf Club with a cart, a complimentary sleeve of Nike golf balls, special discounted replay certificate for each player, and raffle drawings (which include prizes like: free golf for four, overnight stay with breakfast for two, Nike golf balls, and a Willow Crest boxed gift).
Oak Brook Hills is also running a special social media contest in May and June for sons & daughters to win a full Cars, Club & BBQ hotel weekend package for their fathers. The details are as follows:
- Submit a “Memory With Dad Photo” to http://a.pgtb.me/Xs47t6 to be entered
- Share the photo with Oak Brook Hills' social media outlets Facebook/Twitter/Instagram using the #HiltonLovesDad
- Package Includes: (1) Overnight Stay, (1) Round of golf for two, (4) BBQ Tickets, (1) Test Drive.
About Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center:
Just west of downtown Chicago and nestled into the quiet suburb of Oak Brook, Illinois, Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center (3500 Midwest Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523) is a preferred destination for getaways, golf trips, family vacations, weddings and business events. With over 42,500 square feet of IACC certified meetings and event space, the hotel is an ideal venue for business meetings, conferences, retreats, banquets and social functions. The 348 rooms and 38 suites are complemented by extensive and flexible event space including a tented outdoor pavilion, exercise facilities, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, numerous dining options, and the award-winning Willow Crest Golf Club. The property is managed by Westmont-based Portfolio Hotels & Resorts. Visit http://www.oakbrookhillsresortchicago.com/ for reservations or more information, or call the hotel direct at 1-630.850.5555.