The 2011 Free Day at the Links is coming up this tomorrow, Tuesday, August 30 at various courses around Metro Detroit. This is your opportunity to golf some of the finest local courses for free. If you would like a cart, they can be rented for a $20. Proceeds from this event will benefit The First Tee of Southeast Michigan.
Here are the participating courses:
- Moose Ridge Golf Course in South Lyon - 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.;
- Lyon Oaks Golf Course in Wixom - 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
- Tanglewood Golf Course in South Lyon - 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.;
- Majestic Golf Course in Hartland - 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; and
- Belle Isle Practice Center on Belle Isle in Detroit - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Belle Isle Practice Center offers an all access pass, which includes a medium bucket, putting green, chipping green, practice bunker, pitch & putt course.
Tee times are required for each of the four participating golf courses. Tee times are not required for the Belle Isle Practice Center.
For anyone who has ever wondered why golf is such a great game, I give you a short video clip from Robin Williams. (It's Robin Williams. Therefore, this is not safe for work.)
Free golf is your Warrendale Tip of the Week.
Update @ 2:57 p.m.
For anyone looking for an added excuse to blow off work tomorrow and head to Belle Isle for some golf, I give you this golf blast from the past.