AVANNAH — All active duty military personnel and their immediate families, including spouses, parents, siblings and children will receive free tickets to The 2007 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf tournament at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, April 20-22.
More than 67 area businesses purchased ticket packages and donated the tickets back to the tournament. Liberty Mutual Group will match the donated tickets to ensure all military personnel receive admission.
Active duty military personnel are asked to show their military identification at the main gates for the free tickets. Plus, military members can visit the USO tent and complimentary refreshments.
“The Champions Tour is committed to giving back to our communities, and we are pleased to announce that all active duty military will once again receive complimentary tickets to the 2007 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf thanks to the generosity of the Savannah business community,” said Tim Iley, executive director. “This event provides a wonderful opportunity for families to enjoy first-class golf with Champion Tour players like defending champion Jay Haas, Hale Irwin, Nick Price, Johnny Miller and Fuzzy Zoeller, and the many amenities the tournament has to offer. We encourage active duty military personnel in our area to take advantage of this exciting offer.”
There will also be live concerts on Friday and Saturday on the 18th green.
The 98.7 The River Concert Series kicks off on Friday with The 8 Tracks and continues on Saturday with Bottles n Cans. The concerts are free to all ticket holders and begin after the last putt drops each day.
Plus, for the first time at the tournament, Winn Grips presents Golfweek’s Golfest on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Golfest is free to all ticket holders. ESPN contributor Suzy Whaley, Dennis Walters of the Dennis Walters Golf Show and trick shot-master Peter Johncke will perform.
Ticket options include the week-long, Legends Club ticket book for $75 ($65 for age 60+), which includes entry into the Legends Club Pavilion, Wednesday – Sunday. Daily tickets are $25 when purchased in advance ($30 at the gate). Tickets are sold at participating Krogers throughout the area.
Tickets may also be purchased by calling (912) 236-1333 or visiting the tournament’s Web site at www.libertymutuallegends.pgatour.com.