Event Agenda

2017 Event Agenda

2017 EWGA Championship Finals


Event Date: October 6-7, 2017


Location: 
Hot Spings Village, Arkansas:

Granada Golf Club
Hosting Championship & First Flights
250 Maderas Drive
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909

DeSoto Golf Club
Hosting Second, Third & Fourth Flights
100 Clubhouse Drive
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909

Ponce de Leon Golf Club
Hosting Scramble Division
300 Ponce de Leon Drive
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909

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Volunteer Opportunities are available to all competitors with travel companions who are interested in being a part of one of the largest women's amateur competitions in the USA.  To register as a volunteer, hover over the 2017 FINALS tab, select VOLUNTEER INFORMATION and complete the Volunteer Registration Form by indicating your desired volunteer position.  For more information, please send an email to championship@myewga.com.  

Practice Rounds:

Book advanced practice round reservations through the Hot Springs Central Reservations Line (501) 922-2858 or (800) 478-8846 by Friday, September 1, 2017 
Please DO NOT call Golf Shops to make tee time reservations.
 Dates  Granada Ponce de Leon DeSoto
 Wednesday, October 4  All Day All Day All Day
 Thursday, October 5 **After 12PM  9:30 AM - 1:30 PM 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Play is also available at other Hot Springs Village Golf Clubs beginning Monday, October 2nd:

  • Balboa Golf Club
  • Coronado Golf Club
  • Cortez Golf Club
  • Isabella Golf Club
  • Magellen Golf Club

Greens Fees:

  • $48.00 per player on all Tournament Courses (includes range balls, golf cart and yardage card)
  • $48.00 per player on all other Golf Courses (Balboa, Coronado, Cortez, Isabella & Magellen)


Caddie Services:

Caddie services are permitted during the Championship Finals; however; there are no local caddie services offered at the Hot Springs Village. Players must arrange and pay for their own caddies. There will be no need to register your caddie for the event.


On-Site Accommodations
:

Village Villas Vacation Rentals
4136 Highway 7 North
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
(Check-in Office for Village Villas Vacation Rentals is located 1/2 mile south of Hot Springs Village West Gate on Arkansas Highway 7)
Phone: (501) 922-0303
Toll Free Reservations Line: (800) 738-7368
Must call to book lodging and must mention "EWGA Tournament" to receive discount.
Click Here for Room List

Hot Springs Village Rentals
121 Cordoba Center Dr. #200
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Phone: (501) 922-2929
Toll Free Reservations Line: (888) 331-7368
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 AM - 5 PM / Saturday 8 AM - 3 PM / Sunday - CLOSED
Must call to book lodging and must mention "EWGA Tournament" to receive 10% off your stay.

Off-Site Accommodations:


Embassy Suites Hot Springs Hotel & Spa
400 Convention Boulevard
Hot Springs, AR 71901
Phone: (501) 624-9200
Book your reservation on EWGA’s Landing Page to secure a special rate of $155 per night + taxes
Room setup consists of a parlor and bedroom.
Room rate includes a full cooked-to-order breakfast and evening reception with complimentary cocktails & snacks.
Hilton Honors members receive complimentary basic internet.


Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marrriot Little Rock Benton
17320 I-30
Benton, AR 7 2019
Phone: (501) 772-6330
Book your reservation on EWGA’s Landing Page to secure a special rate of $93.00 per night.
Enjoy: Free High Speed Internet & Free Breakfast



Courtyard by Marriott Hot Springs
200 Marriott Court
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Phone: (501) 651-4366
Must call to book lodging and mention "EWGA" to receive the special EWGA room rate.
Room rate: Single King $109+taxes / Double Queens $115+ taxes per night
All rooms include mini-frig, microwave, coffee maker and free Wi-Fi

Comfort Inn & Suites

3627 Central Ave
Hot Springs, AR
Phone: 501-623-1700
Must call to book lodging and mention "EWGA Room Block" to receive the
special EWGA room rate.
Room Rate: $95+ tax per night for a King or Double Queens -newly renovated rooms
Includes a full hot breakfast every morning.

Reservation Deadline: First Come First Serve Until Sold Out


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2017 EWGA Championship Event Schedule for COMPETITORS:

Tues, Oct 3rd All Day
Competitor Arrivals
Wed, Oct 4th All Day Practice Rounds – Granada, DeSoto & Ponce de Leon Courses

12 PM – 4 PM Player Registration  DeSoto Golf Club Foyer

12 PM – 4 PM EWGA Shop - DeSoto Golf Club Foyer

6 PM - 7:30 PM Past Champions Cocktail Reception - Chef Johnna's (by invitation only)
Thurs, Oct 5th
7 AM – 10 AM Volunteer Check-in - DeSoto Golf Club Foyer

7 AM – 4 PM Player Registration - DeSoto Golf Club Foyer

7 AM – 4 PM EWGA Shop - DeSoto Golf Club Foyer

8 AM – 8:30 AM Caddie Meeting - Woodland Auditorium at Ponce de Leon Center

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM MANDATORY Player Rules Meeting - Woodland Auditorium at Ponce de Leon Center
 Changed** Anytime After 12 PM   Practice Rounds – Granada Golf Club 
  9:30 AM - 1:30 PM   Practice Rounds – DeSoto & Ponce de Leon Golf Clubs
  11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  Lunch Suggestions (On Own): Granada Grill at Granada Golf Club, Chef Johnna's at DeSoto Golf Club, Mulligan's Restaurant at Ponce de Leon Golf Club

6 PM – 9 PM Welcome Reception & Marketplace - Chef Johnna's at DeSoto Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band)
Fri, Oct 6th
6:30 AM – 9:30 AM Volunteer Check-in & Late Player registration - Golf Shop at Golf Course
6:30 AM – 9:30 AM Player Breakfast - Granada Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band)
  7 AM – 9:30 AM  Player Breakfast - DeSoto & Ponce Golf Clubs Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band)
  8:30 AM - 10:30 AM  Championship Rounds Begin on Granada Course (Double Tee Start)
  9:30 AM Shotgun  Championship Rounds Begin on DeSoto Course (Shotgun Start)
  9:30 AM Shotgun  Championship Rounds Begin on Ponce de Leon Course (Shotgun Start)

11:45 AM - 1 PM Healthy Snack Pack - Provided on Player Carts
Sat, Oct 7th 6:30 AM – 9:30 AM Volunteer Check-in - Golf Shop at Golf Course

6:30 AM – 9:30 AM Player Breakfast - Granada Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band)

7 AM – 9:30 AM  Player Breakfast - DeSoto & Ponce Golf Clubs Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band)

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM  Championship Rounds Begin on Granada Course (Double Tee Start)
9:30 AM Shotgun Championship Rounds Begin on DeSoto Course (Shotgun Start)
9:30 AM Shotgun Championship Rounds Begin on Ponce de Leon Course (Shotgun Start)
  11:45 AM - 1 PM  Healthy Snack Pack - Provided on Player Carts

6:30 PM – 10 PM Awards Cocktail Reception / Awards Dinner & Presentation– Chef Johnna's at DeSoto Golf Club (Use Player Wrist Band/Bring Meal & Drink Ticket)
Sun, Oct 8th  All Day
Competitor Departures