Putts & Suds Fore Parks Costume Contest

Celebrity Golf Outing

Fundraising Events

All events benefit Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands. Arroyo Trails is a nature park development managed by the Channahon Park District, planned and funded by the People for Channahon Parks Foundation. Set on a truly unique 78-acres, the nature park is unlike any other, reintroducing children and families to nature and enriching life. Arroyo Trails offers numerous opportunities for outdoor play, fitness and education! Click here to see all that Arroyo Trails has to offer!

2023 Putts & Suds

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Registration is now open! Click here to register


Click here
for important participant information

 

 

New Location!
GameChangers
 
Click Here for Sponsorship Opportunities
Join our sponsors below!

Eagle Sponsors
Air for You Heating and Air, Inc.
Comfort First Heating & Cooling, Inc.
Edward Jones – Michelle Denoyer
Hollywood Casino, Joliet
JJC McDonald’s

Birdie Sponsor

Ascension Saint Joseph
D. Construction, Inc

Par Sponsors

Chuck & Donna Szoke
Minooka Grain, Lumber & Supply Co.
Moxie Bravo Salon
Ron & Mary Ann Lehman

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Must be age 21 or older to participate

Get your team of 4 together to play up to 9 holes of Putt Putt Golf at local bars. Leave the driving to us – bus transportation bar to bar provided (required for all participants). Water, pop, food and alcohol sales available at locations throughout the day. At the end of the day return to GameChangers for food, music, awards and raffle drawings!

$300/Team (up to 4 per team)  – includes long sleeved T-Shirts, Golf Balls, Transportation, Post Event Party and TONS of FUN! .

Register by January 31 to get a guaranteed the shirt size! 

Friday, February 24 (GameChangers – New location)
5:00-7:00 pm  Early Check-In (bus assignment, bag, shirt, scorecard)

Saturday, February 25 (GameChangers – New location)
9:30-10:30 am  Check-In (bus assignment, bag, shirt, scorecard)
10:30 am  Bus loading and transportation begins
11:00 am-4:00 pm  Putt putt golf at local bars
5:00 pm  Return for score card turn in & Post Putting Party!

Please note: No refunds.Last date to change team members is February 17.

Participating Bars
The Bluffs Clubhouse
Channahon Lanes
Fat Boyz Pizza
GameChangers – NEW!
Lallo’s Bar & Grill
Minooka Pub & Grill
The Office Bar and Grill
Will County Brewing Co. – NEW!
Wings, Etc

Awards
Team with the best score (includes free registration for 2024!)
Team with best costume (includes free registration for 2024!)
If you’re not first you’re last toilet bowl award
Best Bar Putting Hole

Event proceeds benefit Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands. Arroyo Trails is a nature park development managed by the Channahon Park District, planned and funded by the People for Channahon Parks Foundation. Set on a truly unique 78-acres, the nature park is unlike any other, reintroducing children and families to nature and enriching life. Arroyo Trails offers numerous opportunities for outdoor play, fitness and education!

2023 Putts & Suds Raffle Tics
Volunteers Needed
Would you like to be involved in the event and attend the after party for free?

The People for Channahon Parks Foundation is seeking volunteers to help at Putts & Suds Fore Parks. The event raises around $40,000 each year with all proceeds benefitting Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands.

What
Bar Official Volunteers to manage a hole at each bar. Volunteers will be at the same bar throughout the event

When
February, 25, 2023, 10:15 am-5:00 pm

Bars 
The Bluffs Clubhouse, Channahon Lanes, Fat Boyz Pizza, Game Changers, Lallo’s Bar and Grill, Minooka Pub & Grill, The Office Bar & Grill, Will County Brewing Co, and Wings, Etc

Interested in volunteering? Contact Jennifer Mensik at jmensik@channahonpark.org or 815-521-3112

All volunteers receive an event shirt and entry to the after putting party at GameChangers where a buffet dinner will be served.

 


Putts & Suds Fore Parks Bar Officials Responsibilities

Bar Official Training – Friday, February 24, 2022, 6:00-7:00 pm, Game Changers

Bar Volunteer Information

  • New in 2023 – No printed scorecards. Scoring will be done digitally and each team will enter their own scores. 
  • Teams will have a printed scorecard to use as a backup in case they have problems with their digital scorecard. If a team uses a printed scorecard they will still be responsible for their scores.
  • All volunteers must be at their bar location by 10:15 am.
  • Please wear your volunteer shirt and wrist band. It’s important for all to be able to identify you if they have any questions or need assistance.
  • Volunteers can drink during the event. Please remember you are volunteering for a fundraiser that represents the Foundation and drink responsibly.
  • Play ends at 4:30 PM.
  • The LAST BUS pick up is at 5:30 PM.

 

Sign-In Official Responsibilities
  • Position next to the putting course at a table.
  • Have the team sign in. Announce the next team up to play and team that’s “on deck” as well and the second team who is “on deck”.
  • Teams putt in the order they sign in. Teams must be ready to line up when called.
  • Record team names on the check-in list in numerical order that they sign in.
  • Each bar will have a volunteer bag with the following contents:
    • Volunteer Shirts
    • Volunteer Wristbands
    • 1 Clip Board
    • 1 Official Sign in Sheet
    • Scoring Rules
    • 3 Golf Balls
    • 1 Megaphone
The People for Channahon Parks Foundation presents its newest event…
Nine & Wine

Not your typical 9 holes of golf!


Friday, September 23, 2022

Heritage Bluffs Golf Club

Check out the photos here!

Thank you to our generous Nine & Wine sponsors!

Fairway Sponsors Assurance, a Marsh & McLennan Agency
Pembina/Aux Sable
RE/MAX Professionals Select, Wendy McSteen
 
Bogey Sponsors D Construction, Inc.
Diversified CPC
JJC Family Restaurants/Carnagio Enterprises
Putting Sponsors



Associated Orthodontics
Dollinger Family Farm
Ron & Mary Ann Lehman
Martin & Associates
Minor Chiropractic
Tezak’s Home to Celebrate Life
 

 

Event proceeds benefit Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands

Arroyo Trails, A Discovery Woodlands, is a nature park development managed by the Channahon Park District, planned and funded by the People for Channahon Parks Foundation. Set on a truly unique 78-acres, the nature park is unlike any other, reintroducing children and families to nature and enriching life. Arroyo Trails offers numerous opportunities for outdoor play, fitness and education! Click here to see all that Arroyo Trails has to offer!

PEOPLE FOR CHANNAHON PARKS FOUNDATION

24856 W. Eames St, Channahon, IL 60410
Phone: (815) 467-7275 |  Fax: (815) 467-5677  |  info@peopleforchannahonparks.org
People for Channahon Parks Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. DLN: 17053149037019 FEIN: 26-4058097

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