The Vegas Show Must Go On: Sidelined Tiger Woods to Host Annual Tiger Jam

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Las Vegas, Nevada (April 3, 2014)–Unfortunately, Tiger Woods is again coming to Las Vegas for the annual Tiger Jam event injured and not at the top of his golf game. Woods, who recently underwent back surgery, has announced that OneRepublic will headline the annual event which will take place May 16-17 at Mandalay Bay and […]

Michael Jordan Celebrity Golf Event Features Shadow Creek, ARIA, George Clinton

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Las Vegas, Nevada (April 2, 2014)–Michael Jordan and his celebrity friends are hitting town this week to raise money for charity and have a lot of fun during the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational to be played at the beautiful and exclusive Shadow Creek and hosted by ARIA. Besides the four days of golf, the annual gala concert […]

Special Experience Awaits Fans At Shadow Creek For Michael Jordan Tournament

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Las Vegas, Nevada (March 26, 2014)–Las Vegas' Shadow Creek hosts the 13th Annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational April 3-6, and once again some of the world's biggest sports stars and athletes will tee it up for fun, bragging rights, and charity. Jordan is the official host of the event and obviously one of the main […]

TPC Las Vegas Goes Country With Darius Rucker and Friends

Las Vegas, Nevada (March 24, 2014)–The Academy of Country Music Lifting Lives Celebrity Golf Classic will be held April 6, 2014, at TPC Las Vegas, a Vegas resort course owned and operated by the PGA TOUR. Country superstar Darius Rucker, an avid golfer, will host the event again. Rucker is very involved with ACM and its […]

San Diego Padres Star Josh Johnson Doubles Up on Donation to The First Tee Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada (February 19, 2014)–Josh Johnson, a Las Vegas Golf Region resident and member of the San Diego Padres, has made another donation to The First Tee of Southern Nevada. Johnson, along with his wife, Heidi, donated $11,000 to the program, matching the amount of their donation in 2013. The funds will be used […]

ARIA, Shadow Creek, Las Vegas, Michael Jordan Paired Together Again

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Las Vegas, Nevada (February 1, 2014)–Michael Jordan and his celebrity and athlete friends will descend upon Las Vegas, ARIA and Shadow Creek for the annual playing of the 13th Annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational (MJCI). The event brings a who's how together to benefit several worthy causes and is the only time all year that […]

Navy SEAL Exudes Excellence, Discusses Lone Survivor at Birdies for the Brave

Las Vegas, Nevada (January 20, 2014)–Not many charitable golf tournaments leave participants humbled. But the recent Birdies for the Brave played at TPC Summerlin was one that most certainly did. The tournament, part of a national network of events played at PGA TOUR-owned golf courses, raised money and awareness for organizations that assist veterans and […]

Missing Kids Story Told By Canon, Celebrities at PGA TOUR Course

Las Vegas, Nevada (January 11, 2014)–It might be the most difficult story to cover as a writer or be involved with as a police officer or other law enforcement official. But, unfortunately, kids going missing and being exploited is still an on-going issue. But even with the bad news comes some good because organizations like […]

LPGA Tour Star Natalie Gulbis Entertains, Does Good at Rio Secco

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Las Vegas, Nevada (December 18, 2013)–It was all smiles at Las Vegas' Rio Secco Golf Club for the Natalie Gulbis Charity Classic. Gulbis annually hosts the event to raise funds and awareness for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. She has her own campus named for her and takes time out to spend […]

World’s Biggest Hitters Warm Up at Jack Nicklaus’ Bear’s Best Las Vegas

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Las Vegas, Nevada (October 29, 2013)–The guys who were hitting golf balls recently at Bear's Best Las Vegas, a course designed by Jack Nicklaus that features 18 replica holes from courses he has designed around the world, can do something even the Golden Bear couldn't. They pound the golf ball absurd distances, and even as […]

Magic Johnson, Golf Highlight O’Jays Celebrity Weekend

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 18, 2013)–The O'Jays have recorded 24 Top 10 hits and 59 total songs which have hit the charts in a career that dates back to Cleveland, Ohio, in the fifties. But the group–these days made up of original founders Eddie Levert, Sr. and Walter Williams, Sr., in addition to longtime third […]

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani Plays TPC Las Vegas

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Las Vegas, Nevada (August 23, 2013)–Las Vegas resort golf course TPC Las Vegas is known as the home of pro golf in Las Vegas because it's a former host course for events on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour. And also because it's the home away from home for Tour golf pros who live in […]

Tiger Woods Talks Sergio Garcia, Masters, Precise Wedges in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas, Nevada (Updated May 21, 2013)–Tiger Woods was in the building, so to speak. The annual Tiger Jam, a major fundraiser for the Tiger Woods Foundation, was held in the Las Vegas Golf Region for the 14th time in 15 years. Woods held court at Cascata on Friday, May 17, during a clinic and question […]

Baseball Speedsters Steal Win at Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 9, 2013)–Vince Coleman and Ozzie Smith combined for more than 1,300 stolen bases in their Major League Baseball careers, and over the weekend at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas, the duo added another 'steal' to the trophy case: a win at the 2013 Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational. The duo combined for […]

Jerome Bettis Relives Tiger Woods Moment at Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 7, 2013)–The running joke for those fortunate enough to play Shadow Creek is that you never know who you will see on the course. And this week during the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational (MJCI) in Las Vegas some of the biggest names in sport and Hollywood are playing for a good cause […]

Greg Maddux Ready For Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas, Nevada (April 2, 2013)–For the third time, the Michael Jordan Celebrity Inviational is being played at Shadow Creek and hosted by the Aria April 4-7. Some of the biggest names in show business will be playing golf at the course, partying at the resort, and raising funds for various charities. Among the celebrities […]

Denny Hamlin Helps Las Vegas’ Callaway Golf Center Welcome NASCAR Weekend

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Las Vegas, Nevada (Updated March 5, 2013)–Arguably the city of Las Vegas' biggest weekend of the year is here, and one of the first places to celebrate the annual NASCAR race was the Callaway Golf Center. The Center, located at the south end of the Las Vegas Strip, was the site of a closest-to-the-hole contest […]

PGA Tour Course TPC Las Vegas Hosts Celebrity Event Anchored By John O’ Hurley

Las Vegas, Nevada (January 11, 2013)–Las Vegas continually rolls out the green carpet for celebrities, whether they are in town to relax or in Las Vegas to take part in a celebrity golf tournament. And the PGA Tour owned and operated TPC Las Vegas was recently the site of the annual Canon USA Customer Appreciation National […]

Dr. J, Bill Bellamy Highlight Soul Train Golf at Pete Dye Courses

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Las Vegas, Nevada (November 30, 2012)–There are three Pete Dye Las Vegas golf courses at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. And recently the resort played host to the inaugural Soul Train Celebrity Golf Tournament held in conjunction with the Soul Train Awards at Planet Hollywood. Among the big names playing golf in Vegas were […]

Maddux, Fingers, Gossage To Play MGM Resorts Vegas PGA Tour Pro-Am

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 28, 2012)–The Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open PGA Tour event tees off October 1-4, 2012, but first up is the MGM Resorts International Pro-Am on October 3. Recent celebrity confirmations include former Major League Baseball All-Stars Goose Gossage, and Las Vegas Golf Region residents Rollie Fingers and Greg Maddux. […]