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Golf at Kelly Plantation is Hard to Beat

Posted on: July 30th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

The SOLD OUT one day FSGA tourney was held at Kelly Plantation yesterday. It was a shotgun start and our foursome started on the #4 signature hole. This is the hole you see when you cross the Mid-Bay bridge. It’s sometime referred to as the $15 million dollar hole. The developer chose to build a […]


Greg Norman Collection Retail Store is Now Open

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

The Greg Norman Collection retail store is now open in the Silver Sands Premium Outlet in Miramar Beach. Its open 10:00am-9:00pm. The phone number is (850) 837-1254. For the latest in golf fashions for both men and women inspired by the Greg Norman brand, stop by for special pricing. For example, I found a golf […]


Florida State Golf Association Tournament at Bluewater Bay Golf Resort

Posted on: June 25th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

The Florida State Golf Association one day tournament was held yesterday, Sunday, June 24th, at the Bluewater Bay Golf Club in Niceville, FL. Hugging the shores of Choctawhatchee Bay, this amenity-rich resort also offers 27 holes designed by Tom Fazio and Jerry Pate. The three nines (Bay, Lake and Marsh) are routed through southern woodlands […]


Bay Point Golf Club to Renovate Nicklaus Course Greens

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

The Bay Point Golf Club in Panama City is home to two championship golf courses, including the only Nicklaus Design course in Northwest Florida. This Nicklaus course at will be temporarily closed starting on June 25th, 2018, to complete a full greens conversion to TifEagle Bermuda Grass. The Meadows Golf Course remains open and you […]


A Beautiful Destin Golf Course & An Interesting Foursome

Posted on: April 30th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Emerald Bay was the site of a one day tournament hosted by the Florida State Golf Association on Sunday, April 29th. There was a big turnout for the popular venue and the weather and greens were perfect. Set along the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay, this Bob Cupp design combines beauty and challenge. Multiple water […]


Playing Destin Golf: Reading Bermuda Greens

Posted on: April 10th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Ever have trouble reading Bermuda greens? Since Bermuda greens are prevalent on Destin area golf courses, the green reading advice from Visit Florida is well worth reading before teeing it up and playing Destin golf: How to Read Bermuda Greens


Blackstone Golf Course:
A Unique Golf Experience + A Great Cheeseburger

Posted on: April 10th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Blackstone Golf Course is 25 miles from Destin. On Monday, April 9th, it played host to the Florida State Golf Association’s one day tourney. The turn out was good because Blackstone is only minutes from the beach and it’s a beautiful golf landscape. Blackstone Golf Course is carved through rolling terrain and offers golfers a […]


Tee it up at Kelly Plantation Golf Club

Posted on: April 9th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Neither rain or wind can diminish the pleasure of playing Kelly Plantation Golf Club. This Fred Couples’ signature golf course is conveniently located in the heart of Destin with easy access from the Emerald Coast Parkway. From the bag drop to the pro shop to the starter, the service is friendly and efficient. Kelly also […]


New Welcome Center at Destin/FWB Airport

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

There is always something new in the Destin area. Today, the Emerald Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau opened a new welcome center at the Destin/Fort Walton Airport, complete with a 200 gallon aquarium full of local fish species like the Angel Fish. When golfers fly into our airport and pick up their clubs in Baggage […]


New Advertiser at DestinGOLF.info | Edwin Watts Golf

Posted on: March 29th, 2018 by DestinGOLF.info

Our newest advertiser is welcomed to DestinGOLF.info. Edwin Watts Golf Shop has been serving golfers since 1968. During those 50 years, golfers from near and far have depended on this unique golf shop for all their golfing needs. In Destin, Florida, Edwin Watts Golf store is located at 34898 Emerald Coast Parkway, across the street […]