Kids Play Free Program Offered at More Than 40 Golf Courses in Myrtle Beach This Summer

Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday Initiative Encourages Junior Player Development and Summer Family Golf Tournament Outings

Jun 10, 2010, 12:03 ET from Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday has announced that 40 Myrtle Beach area golf courses are participating in the annual "Kids Play Free" summer golf program. The program includes free greens fee and cart and is open to any child 16 years-of-age and under when accompanied by a paying adult.

Forty-six Myrtle Beach area golf courses are participating in the program with many recognized as some of the finest not only in the Southeast, but also in the country. Among the Myrtle Beach area courses offering free golf to juniors are Grande Dunes Resort Club, Tidewater Golf Club River's Edge, King's North and Tiger's Eye, all of which have been ranked among America's 100 Greatest Public Courses in recent years.  

"The 'Kids Play Free' program is one of our most rewarding endeavors," said Bill Golden, president of Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday. "We pride ourselves on introducing juniors to the game of golf, helping to grow the game and creating a family-friendly atmosphere for everyone."

For more information and a complete list of participating courses call 800-833-8798, or visit

About Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday

Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday is a non-profit trade association of 102 championship golf courses, 76 golf package providers and five golf schools in the Myrtle Beach, South Carolina area. Founded in 1967, the organization has been and continues to be the driving force behind the growth of the Myrtle Beach area golf market. The originator of the "Stay and Play Package," Golf Holiday provides non-biased information about the area accommodations and golf courses to assist golfers in making the most informed decisions when planning for their next vacation. In addition to hosting the Hootie & the Blowfish Monday After The Masters Celebrity Pro-Am Golf Tournament each spring, Golf Holiday also manages the World Amateur Handicap Championship – the world's largest on-site golf tournament, the Summer Family Golf Tournaments and  the Spring and Fall Palmetto High School Golf Championships. For more information about Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, call 1-800-833-8798 or visit

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