Marbella Country Club in San Juan Capistrano will be the host course for the eighth annual Columbus Day Drive for Special Olympics, an Oct. 10 shotgun-style golf tournament to benefit Special Olympics Orange County.
The $250 entry fee includes play on the usually private Tom Weiskopf-designed championship course, a cart, access to the driving range, tee prizes, lunch, reception and dinner. Live and silent auctions also will be held.
Tickets for the benefit dinner alone are $50 per person.
During the day, a putting contest and a drawing for a $100,000 hole-in-one shootout will be held. Golfers also will receive complimentary margaritas and a Cleveland Golf gift bag.
For reservations and information call Steve Walters at (949) 249-1280 or go online to ColumbusDayDrive.com.
Swing for Par Golf Academy will sponsor a Veterans Day golf tournament to benefit handicapped veterans Nov. 12 at Recreation Park Golf Course in Long Beach. Fee is $85 per player and the entry deadline is Oct. 31.
For more information call (562) 204-6105.