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Special Events at The Grande

The Grande Golf Club hosts many special events throughout the year. From scrambles to our annual Grande Championship, view our events calendar below to find the right event(s) for you!

Jul 2018

Jul 25

Senior Scramble

We had 68 players for the Senior Scramble this week. There was $180 in the skins pot, and there was one skin!

Winners: Front 9 - Gant/Waisanen (30), Back 9 - Pelham/Wallace (30), Total - Pelham/Wallace (61), Flight 2 - Nelson/Nelson (71)

Closest To's: 2 - Beebe, 5 - C. Dunigan, 12 - Pelham, 17 - T. Dunigan

Skins: 4 - Bammer/Boobyer (eagle)

Thank you to everyone that played, and we look forward to seeing you all again next Wednesday!

Cost: $39 (includes 18-holes of golf w/cart, prize money, and breakfast)
Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Jul 27

Couples League (Week 3)

2018 Friday Night Couples Golf League

4 Friday Nights during the 2018 Season:

Men (49 & under) will play the blue tees, seniors (50 & over) will play the white tees, and all ladies will play the red tees.

All events will be a 4-person, 9-hole Scramble. You and your partner will pick another couple to play with, or The Grande will pair you with another couple, if possible. In the event you are unable to find another couple to partner with you, you will be able to play on your own.

Prizes:

Weekly closest to the pin prize for both men and women will be awarded. In addition, there will be a weekly prize for the winning team. At the end of the 4-week season, prizes for the 1st and 2nd place teams will be awarded. You are not required to play every week, but the more weeks you play, the more chances you have to accumulate points.

Point System:

Each week couples will accumulate points based on their performance during the week. 1st place couples will receive 25 points each, 2nd place couples will receive 10 points each, and all other participating couples will receive 5 points on a weekly basis. The couple/couples with the most points after the 4 weeks will be our winners. Once again, you are not required to play every week, however the more weeks you play, the more chances you have to earn points.

Meals:

The Grande will be supplying a main course, plates, and silverware for each night. Each couple will be responsible for purchasing their own beverages, as well as bringing their favorite dish to pass for the group. Refrigeration and/or outlets are available to keep your food fresh. We will eat following golf in the tent, or on the patio.

Menu/Dates:

  • Week 1 – May 18th Chicken Breast/Pork (Back 9)
  • Week 2 – June 15th Hamburgers/Brats (Front 9)
  • Week 3 – July 27th Grilled Chicken Fajitas (Back 9)
  • Week 4 – August 24th NY Strip Steak (Front 9)

Tee Times:

The cost is $60 per couple.

Spouses of Members play for $30. (Grande Members/Employees/employee spouses play for $10)

Shotgun start 5:30 PM. Please arrive early to check in or hit range balls.

Announcements will take place on the patio at 5:25, with a prompt shotgun start to follow at 5:30. Starting holes will be assigned when you check in.


Cost: $60 per couple
Contact: Grande Pro Shop
brianroberts@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Aug 2018

Aug 4

Jackson Masters (Opening Round)

The opening round of the Jackson Masters, one of the most prestigious annual events on the Jackson tournament schedule.

Contact: Dave Gilpin

(517) 688-4046

Aug 5

Jackson Masters (Final Round)

The final round of the Jackson Masters, one of the most prestigious annual events on the Jackson tournament schedule.

Contact: Dave Gilpin

(517) 688-4046

Aug 11

Gerdau MacSteel Outing

Our friends at Gerdau MacSteel join us for their annual company golf outing.

Contact: Jay Rosynek


Aug 24

JCWGA One-Day Meet

The Jackson County Womens Golf Association hold their annual event at The Grande. We are happy to host you, Ladies!

Contact: Beth Elliott

(517) 499-0657

Aug 24

Couples League (Week 4)

2018 Friday Night Couples Golf League

4 Friday Nights during the 2018 Season:

Men (49 & under) will play the blue tees, seniors (50 & over) will play the white tees, and all ladies will play the red tees.

All events will be a 4-person, 9-hole Scramble. You and your partner will pick another couple to play with, or The Grande will pair you with another couple, if possible. In the event you are unable to find another couple to partner with you, you will be able to play on your own.

Prizes:

Weekly closest to the pin prize for both men and women will be awarded. In addition, there will be a weekly prize for the winning team. At the end of the 4-week season, prizes for the 1st and 2nd place teams will be awarded. You are not required to play every week, but the more weeks you play, the more chances you have to accumulate points.

Point System:

Each week couples will accumulate points based on their performance during the week. 1st place couples will receive 25 points each, 2nd place couples will receive 10 points each, and all other participating couples will receive 5 points on a weekly basis. The couple/couples with the most points after the 4 weeks will be our winners. Once again, you are not required to play every week, however the more weeks you play, the more chances you have to earn points.

Meals:

The Grande will be supplying a main course, plates, and silverware for each night. Each couple will be responsible for purchasing their own beverages, as well as bringing their favorite dish to pass for the group. Refrigeration and/or outlets are available to keep your food fresh. We will eat following golf in the tent, or on the patio.

Menu/Dates:

  • Week 1 – May 18th Chicken Breast/Pork (Back 9)
  • Week 2 – June 15th Hamburgers/Brats (Front 9)
  • Week 3 – July 27th Grilled Chicken Fajitas (Back 9)
  • Week 4 – August 24th NY Strip Steak (Front 9)

Tee Times:

The cost is $60 per couple.

Spouses of Members play for $30. (Grande Members/Employees/employee spouses play for $10)

Shotgun start 5:30 PM. Please arrive early to check in or hit range balls.

Announcements will take place on the patio at 5:25, with a prompt shotgun start to follow at 5:30. Starting holes will be assigned when you check in.


Cost: $60 per couple
Contact: Grande Pro Shop
brianroberts@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Sep 2018

Sep 9

Jackson Tournament of Champions

The Jackson Tournament of Champions is an exclusive event, with the field strictly limited to the champions of the area's local tournaments in 2018.

Contact: Dave Gilpin

(517) 688-4046

Sep 10

Allegiance Hospice

An annual fundraiser golf outing, benefiting Allegiance Hospice.

Contact: Jennifer Duncan
jduncan@cpfederal.com
(517) 841-4127

Sep 18

MIS Cares Golf Scramble

The Mission of MIS Cares is to create a lasting, positive impact on our community through charitable giving and volunteer efforts that cultivate community growth and advances quality of life. MIS Cares is a donor advised fund of the NASCAR Foundation, a non profit entity.

Contact: Jayme Bicknell
jbicknell@mispeedway.com
(517) 592-1203

Sep 26

Senior Scramble Championship

Our annual Senior Scramble Championship. All of the winners from that calendar year's Senior Scramble events compete for the title of "Senior Scramble Champions." You do not need to be a previous winner to play in the scramble, however. Everybody playing in the Senior Scramble that week will tee off in a 9:30 AM shotgun start, with a lunch after the round.

Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Sep 28

Fall Finale Craft Beer Open

***A NEW TWIST ON OUR FALL FINALE SCRAMBLE***

  • Friday, September 28th, we will be hosting the Fall Finale Craft Beer Open. This event is a 1:00 PM shotgun start. It will be open to the first 36 4-person teams to sign up.
  • Men will play the blue tees, seniors 60+ will play the white tees, and ladies will play the red tees.
  • 18-hole scramble that costs $50 per player and includes five tickets to sample beer at the various sampling stations. There will also be snacks provided at each sampling station.
  • There will be a skins pot of $50 per team. The winning team will be awarded $400 in gift certificates from The Grande Golf Club. If no skins are won, the skins pot will be divided amongst the top 3 teams (50-30-20). All ties will be decided by a scorecard playoff. A full field would result in a skins pot of $1,800!
  • The first 36 teams to pay the entry fee of $200 will be entered.
  • The team skins of $50 per team will be paid the day of the event.
Cost: $50 per player ($250 per team covers all four golfers and skins)
Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Sep 30

Stoopid Club Classic

Our friends from GM are back for their annual fall classic.

Contact: Nick Chirgott


Oct 2018

Oct 3

Par 3 Shootout

The Grande will transform into an 18-hole Par 3 course for our annual Par 3 Shootout! The course will be set up challenging, with some interesting pin positions. It will be a 2-person scramble for just $40 per person (includes golf, lunch, skins, and prizes). Tee times before 10 AM will be open to our weekly Senior Scramble, with all tee times after 11 AM being open to anyone, so call and book your tee time for this fun event today!

Cost: $40 (includes golf w/cart, lunch, skins, and prizes)
Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Oct 21

Big Cups for a Cause

Join us for our 5th Annual Big Cups for a Cause event to help us raise money for the Jackson Community Food Pantry. It will be an 11:00 AM shotgun start on Sunday, October 21st. The format is a 4-person scramble, with the cost being just $200 per team (includes golf & prize money). A portion of each entry will be donated to the Jackson Community Food Pantry. You will also get a free lunch if you bring a non-perishable food item for donation to the food pantry.

Men will play the blue tees, Seniors (60+) will play the white tees, and Women & Juniors (12 and under) will play the red tees.

As an added twist, this fun event will be play on the 8" big cups...that's twice the size of a regular cup! There will be tons of prizes to be won, including best Halloween costume, so get a team together and sign up today for this fun event!

Cost: $200 per 4-person team (includes golf & prize money)
Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494

Nov 2018

Nov 23

Black Friday Scramble

Black Friday Scramble

While your spouse is out shopping, why not play a little golf?

What: 4-person scramble with men playing the blue tees, seniors (60+) playing the white tees, and ladies & kids (12 and under) playing the red tees.

When: Friday, November 23rd with an 11:00 AM shotgun start.

Cost: $40 per player (includes golf, lunch, & prize money). Members pay just $20.

This event is designed to be played at a good pace of play, and to be fun for all that participate. It will be open to the first 36 teams to sign up, so don't wait! Unless there is snow on the ground, the Black Friday Scramble WILL be played.

Cost: $160 per 4-person team (includes golf, lunch, & prize money). Members pay just $20.
Contact: Steven Saari
stevensaari@grandegolfclub.com
(517) 768-9494