Save the Date! Kraft Nabisco Championship
April Fools’? No, the starting date of the Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament on April 1, 2013 —played once again at the Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage—is not a joke. This is serious business not only for some of the best professional female players in the world, but also for their diehard fans who follow their favorite golfers everywhere they go.
So, save the dates, my friends. April 1 – 7, 2013. And don’t forget to make your resort reservations early so you can stay nearby. Of course, the Westin Mission Hills right next door would be a no-brainer. But nearby Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa is also a perfect choice. And if you want to add a bit of gaming to your visit, the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa is also an option.
As usual, a variety of ticket packages will be available, including daily and weekly passes, passes for grounds, or for the clubhouse or the stands on the 18th green. And this year the food and beverage venues promise to be better than ever.
For those who want to actually play, join an all-star lineup of celebrities from the world of sports, entertainment, TV, and music for the ever-popular Celebrity Pro-Am. This two-day affair offers the chance to play alongside the top 115 women golfers in the world at the LPGA’s first major of the year!
And don’t forget the volunteer opportunities at this huge event. Every year, hundreds flock to the desert to help out at the KNC, a good deed that gives these golfing candy striper an up close opportunity to watch their favorite players and get some sun while assisting the planners of this tournament in areas such as admissions/will call, parking, scoring, merchandise sales, security, and operations—to name just a few.
So, save the dates for the most prestigious event in women’s golf, and I’ll see you there! More info to come, I promise. www.kncgolf.com