The seventh annual Van Buren Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 15, at Eagle Crest Golf Course in Alma. The event will start at 11:30 a.m. with registration. Lunch will be at noon with the shotgun start to begin at 1 p.m.
More than $60,000 will be up for grabs in four hole-in-one opportunities, according to David Young, who co-chairs the Golf Classic with Lyn Miller.
JMR/PFP Insurance will offer $10,000 for a hole-in-one, Randall Ford a 2014 Ford Fusion, Wheeler Power Sports a 4-wheeler RZR and Westark Yamaha a utility terrain vehicle.
Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative will be the tournament presenting sponsor. Cox Business will sponsor the lunch and Morton Dentistry has been confirmed as a drink cart sponsor.
Miller said sponsors are being sought for a second drink cart, driving range, putting contest, longest drive contest, closest-to-the-pin, mulligan and exclusive hole sponsor and well as hole sponsors.
The $300 entry per four-person team includes 18 holes of golf, golf cart, lunch, goody bags and lots of door prizes at the event wrap-up. Proceeds will support the chamber’s education scholarship program and other chamber projects.
To sign up or for more information contact the Van Buren chamber at (479) 474-2761.