The 2015 Plantation Community Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic, the area’s largest sports celebrity golf event, will be held on February 11 and 12 at Plantation Golf & Country Club in Venice.  The event is open to all area golfers.  There are no membership or ability requirements. …

2013 Big Ten Match Play Championship at The Concession

06 Feb 2013, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in News

The Concession Golf Club in Sarasota, Florida is hosting the 2013 Big Ten Match Play Championship on February 8th and 9th. Men’s teams from all Big Ten schools will compete. “We are very honored once again to host the Big Ten Match Play Championships here…

Sara Bay Country Club – a Don Ross Masterpiece

21 Jun 2012, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in News

It’s reputation precedes it. 1926 Donald Ross masterpiece. Bobby Jones selling real estate for Whitfield Estates and battling Walter Hagen in the “match of the century”. Tommy Armour was the first head golf professional. But what makes Sara Bay so compelling for me is the…

Sarasota Ranked #1 Small City for Arts

23 May 2012, Posted by Play Golf Sarasota in News

Besides great golf, Sarasota is also known for the various museums, arts festivals, and more.  So well known, that American Style Magazine ranked Sarasota the #1 arts destination for cities with populations smaller than 100,000. Each year, their readers are asked to vote for their…