Destin, FL (PRWEB) April 26, 2007
This year's Boeing Championship, affectionately named Field of Dreams, will once again be held at the beautiful Raven Golf Club in Destin. Events begin with practice rounds on May 28th and 29th, two days of Pro-Am golf on May 30th and 31st and a three-day 54-hole competition June 1st - 3rd. Last year over 58,000 spectators turned out for this event and event promoters expect this year's tournament to be even bigger and better. Over 900 volunteers will be on hand to help spectators, players and the media enjoy the tournament. General admission tickets for the Pro-Am Days on Wednesday and Thursday are $10 per day, Championship rounds on Friday through Sunday are $20 per day or a 3 day Championship Round pass is available for $50. In honor of the military, discounted tickets are available for those who carry an active duty or retired military ID.
For out of town visitors, ResortQuest Northwest Florida offers a large selection of Destin vacation rentals conveniently located near the Raven Golf Club. ResortQuest has put together a special package for this event that includes a 10% discount on Destin rentals and a complimentary ticket package valued at $250. The package includes 3-day championship round passes, Pro-Am Round tickets, a reserved parking pass for the entire tournament and a Tournament program. For more information about ResortQuest Destin florida condos, also available Fort Walton Beach, Beaches of South Walton, Panama City Beach, Perdido Key or Navarre Beach, guests can visit ResortQuestNWFL.com
The Raven Golf Club, which has received awards from Florida Golf News, Golf Magazine and Golf Digest, was designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. and is masterfully carved through the marshes, wetlands and pine trees of Sandestin. The combination of this challenging championship golf course and Destin's beautiful beaches and fantastic weather draws golfers and spectators from all over. Currently over 60 PGA Tour Champions have committed to the tournament. The list of champions vying for their share of the $1.65 million tournament purse include such greats as Jay Haas, Ben Crenshaw, Peter Jacobsen, Craig Stadler, Nick Price, Peter Jacobsen, Curtis Strange, Jim Thorpe and last years champion, Bobby Wadkins.
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