If thinking about Father’s Day leaves you without ideas, plan to visit the World Golf Hall of Fame on Sunday, June 17! The museum will be offering FREE admission for dads and their immediate families. In addition, Dads are invited to take a swing on the Challenge Hole, a replica of TPC Sawgrass’s 17th island green, for just $5.

The Hall of Fame will also launch its newest exhibit, Tales from the Collection, on Father’s Day.

This is huge savings as regular admission is $20.95 for adults ($19.95 for seniors, Florida residents and military), $10 for students, and $5 for kids 5-12 (4 and under are free).

The museum will be open from noon to 6 p.m. on Father’s Day. Escape the heat and make Dad smile by visiting the World Golf Hall of Fame on his big day!

 
 
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With THE PLAYERS Championship well under way at TPC at Sawgrass, now is the perfect time to get in the golfing spirit at the World Golf Hall of Fame!

This week, guests can peruse tournament history and artifacts in the new exhibit “THE PLAYERS Experience.” Inside the 1,800 sq. ft. exhibit, guests will find stories, mementos and images from the tournament, which is celebrating its 44th year of play. The list of past winners includes 11 Hall of Fame members.

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The World Golf Hall of Fame celebrates the history, heritage and traditions of golf. The World Golf Village (WGV) community-at-large celebrates its ever-evolving special place through continued good-growth in a Live Oak punctuated landscape that is well on its way to making its own history and establishing its own legacy.
The original neighborhoods of Turnberry, Royal Pines, St. Andrews, The Legends, Meadows and Heritage Landing are all complete – with over 2,200 homes. The King and Bear neighborhoods are 92% occupied, with 892 of their 968 homes complete. The first WGV age-restricted neighborhood is thoroughly-well established with 450 single-family homes in The Cascades.
Recently, there has been a resurgence of home-building that is filling out and completing many of the associated WGV neighborhoods. Greenside at WGV is rapidly building 36 single family homes overlooking the Slammer & Squire #6 fairway. Legacy Trail is also nearing completion with 30 exclusive single family homes – most overlooking the #16 & #17 fairways of the Slammer & Squire.
 
 
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Attention golf fans! Be sure to tune in to the Golf Channel on Tuesday, September 26 to watch the World Golf Hall of Fame’s 2017 Induction Ceremony, broadcast live from Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The event will be emceed by well-known television reporter and Golf Channel host Cara Robinson. Visit http://www.golfchannel.com for viewing information.

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It’s that time of year again when World Golf Village puts on one of the largest and most anticipated fireworks show in Florida! Come out and celebrate Independence Day on Monday, July 3rd in the Village to enjoy the breathtaking fireworks display over Kelly Lake. Fireworks are set to go off at 9:30 pm!

Attendees can enjoy food from local restaurants, including Murray Bros. CaddyShack, The World Golf Hall of Fame Café (open from noon until 9 pm) or make reservations for the Renaissance at World Golf Village’s Red, White & Boom Buffet. Your ticket includes the dinner buffet, open bar, parking pass, live entertainment and prime seating for the fireworks show. Call (904) 940-8696 for more info!

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Looking for a great way to celebrate Father’s Day 2017? There are lots of Northeast Florida venues like World Golf Hall of Fame offering free and discounted entry this Father’s Day. Or you can head up to the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville on Sunday, June 18 to “have a ball” at the Jumbo Shrimp Father’s Day Cookout.

Gather the family and take Dad to the park for an all-you-can-eat picnic and some pre-game catch on the field before the 3:05 p.m. Baptist Health Sunday Family FUNday game between the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos.

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Mark your calendar to have a great time for an even greater cause! World Golf Village is preparing for the 18th Annual Riding into History event coming May 19 and 20 to the heart of WGV. Billed as a world class Vintage Motorcycle Concours d’Elegance, Riding into History showcases hundreds of antique and vintage motorcycles, as well as representation by exhibitors and motorcycle clubs.

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To commemorate the 46th ANA Inspiration, the LPGA’s first major championship, the World Golf Hall of Fame is hosting a week-long exhibition from March 27 to April 2.

The tournament is held annually at the Dinah Shore Tournament Course of Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California. It is perhaps most famous for being home to Poppie’s Pond, adjacent to the 18th green, where each year’s winner celebrates by jumping in.

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The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum and the City of Jacksonville have just unveiled a new exhibit titled “Golf Heroes of the First Coast” in celebration of Black History Month. The 1,500 square-foot exhibit is now on display at the historic Ritz Theatre and Museum in downtown Jacksonville (829 N Davis Street).

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The World Gold Hall of Fame recently kicked off its newest exhibit “Grace & Grit: Women Champions Through the Years.” The exhibit celebrates the sport’s most accomplished female champions from the early 1940s to present day, including highlights of 28 Hall of Fame members (as well as potential members).

The exhibit features plenty of treasures from decades of women’s professional golf. Visitors can see a Women’s Titleholder’s Championship green jacket presented in 1965 to Kathy Whitworth, who holds a record 88 tour wins (more than any other professional golfer—male or female).

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