Rosedale Golf and Country Club will celebrate its 20th anniversary in October with three days of exciting activities for club members and the community. Highlights include a private performance by artists from Opera Tampa, a golf tournament and skills contests, a car show, boat regatta, pet parade and fireworks display.
“We are pleased to share our 20-year anniversary with our residents and the community at large,” said Patrick Hogan, vice president of the Hunt Group, the original developer of Rosedale and owner of its golf club. “We have planned a weekend that will be filled with activities for all ages as well as plenty of good food and good music. We’re expecting a large turn-out and look forward to showing off our beautiful and still growing community.”
Activities for the anniversary weekend are slated to include:
• Thursday, October 24th – The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with an Opera Dinner in the Main Dining Room, followed by a performance by Opera Tampa at 8 p.m. This popular event is often standing-room only and requires a country club dress code.
• Friday, October 25th – The festivities begin at 1:30 p.m. with opening ceremonies, a nine-hole golf scramble at 2 p.m., and wraps up with a poolside BBQ dinner.
• Saturday, October 26th – An activity-packed day will begin at 10 a.m. with a boat regatta on the lake at the ninth hole. The fun will continue with a golf trick shot exhibition on the driving range at 11:30 a.m., a 2 p.m. pet show and parade, an outdoor concert by Sweet Adeline’s at 3:15 p.m., as well a variety of other golf skills contests beginning at 4 p.m. The evening will feature a “Hamburgers in Paradise” cookout on the patio at 6 p.m., followed by fireworks over the 18th fairway at 9 p.m.
• Sunday, October 27th – After a busy couple of days, guests will return to the driving range at 9 a.m. for a fly-in air show and model airplane demonstration, followed by a Johnny Angel car show in front of the clubhouse at 10 a.m. A brunch buffet in the clubhouse will conclude the weekend’s activities.
Many events require an RSVP and/or tickets. For more information or to make reservations, please call 941-753-6200.
About Rosedale Golf & Country Club
Located in Manatee County near Lakewood Ranch, Rosedale Golf & Country Club is known for its challenging fairways, beautiful preserves and mature trees, and gracious Florida lifestyle. It has been voted “Best Golf Course” by readers of the Bradenton Herald for three consecutive years and is the only golf course in the United States to offer two PGA Master Professionals on staff. Rosedale is an established gated community of 650 luxurious single-family and patio homes, many bordering the golf course, lakes or protected woodlands.
The newly opened Rosedale Links offers the opportunity to purchase new-home construction from one of four leading homebuilders. Residents pay no CDD fees and enjoy a wide range of amenities, including five lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, a fully equipped fitness center, Junior Olympic swimming pool, and a beautiful clubhouse with pro shop, restaurant and terrace. Rosedale was developed by the distinguished Hunt Group, headed by Robert Hunt, a respected builder and developer for more than 30 years.
For more information about Rosedale, call (941) 751-9070 or 1-800-881-9080. Additional details may be found online at www.rosedalegcc.com .