Marriott Golf, one of the world’s premier golf operators, is reaching out to families all over the world and promoting “togetherness in golf.” Today, Marriott Golf launched its International Family Golf Festival programme, a year long series of one day family golf events taking place at 9 Marriott Golf managed destinations throughout the UK.
The Marriott International Family Golf Festival, which encourages parents and children to learn and play the game together, invites families to Marriott Golf properties for an afternoon of FREE golf instruction, clinics, fun activities, interactive golf games, family golf programs, a chance to win a variety of prizes, and more.
In addition, after 3pm, families and children can play golf for free as part of Marriott Golf’s Kids Golf-4-Free program. The 2008 Family Golf Festival will take place at designated Marriott Golf properties, from September through October, on the following dates:
Breadsall Priory, Derbys 7th September
Dalmahoy, Edinburgh 6th September
Forest of Arden, Warwicks 21st September
Hollins Hall, West Yorks 14th October
Meon Valley, Southampton 19th October
Sprowston Manor, Norfolk 28th September
St Pierre, South Wales 7th September
Tudor Park, Kent 7th September
Worsley Park, Manchester 12th October
“At Marriott, we place great emphasis on family time, and this international event is designed specifically to allow families to enjoy a day of golf, together, at our 10 premier golf destinations throughout the UK,” said Stephen Follett, Director of Golf Operations for Marriott UK. “The game of golf is rapidly evolving as a family sport and we believe Marriott’s Family Golf Festival is an ideal way to showcase this great game as a way for mums, dads and kids to spend quality time together on the golf course.”
* For more information on these fantastic days visit: www.marriottgolf.com