Nashville, Tenn. (July 27, 2015) – For the fifth consecutive year, the Nashville Predators Foundation and Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s will host the First Tennessee Brent Peterson Golf Classic presented by Franklin American Mortgage, and Petey’s Preds Party, to support the community work of both foundations. Held on Sept. 14 (Petey’s Party) and Sept. 15 (Golf Classic), the events are highlighted by interaction with Nashville Predators players and celebrities from around sports and entertainment, including former Predators goaltender Chris Mason, Country Music Hall of Famer and Predators Foundation Board member Vince Gill, Olympic Gold medalist Scott Hamilton and comedian Henry Cho.
The event kicks off on Monday night at 5:30 p.m. with Petey’s Preds Party, a party that includes an elegant dinner buffet, dessert, soda, beer and wine. Entertaining the crowd at Monday’s event will be Las Vegas Strip headliner and “America’s Got Talent” winner, comedian Terry Fator. Fator, “The Voice of Entertainment,” captures audiences with singing, comedy and celebrity impressions. In addition, the evening’s event will feature a world-class auction featuring one-of-a-kind experiences and premier autographed memorabilia from the sports and entertainment industry.
On Tuesday, Vanderbilt Legends Club, South Course will host the Celebrity Golf Classic. Foursomes in both the morning and afternoon waves at the Classic are paired with a celebrity golfer and treated to food, beverages and snacks on the course, in addition to an awards ceremony following each wave.
Packages that include both Petey’s Preds Party and the Celebrity Golf Classic start at $675 for one person; individual tickets for Petey’s Preds Party begin at $125. For more information about available ticket packages, sponsorship opportunities or to purchase tickets and golf foursomes, please call (615) 770-2331 or visit Nashvillepredators.com/golf.
About Peterson Foundation for Parkinson's:
The mission of Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s is to educate and raise awareness of the devastating effects of Parkinson’s disease. Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s raises funds to benefit Parkinson’s related research, education and support groups in the Middle Tennessee area as well as internationally. For more information on the Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s, visit Petersonforparkinsons.org.
About the Nashville Predators Foundation:
The Nashville Predators recognize they play an important role in the community beyond what takes place on the ice. Established in September 1998, the Predators Foundation strives to meet the educational, social, health and cultural needs of the community by offering unique resources and financial support to local youth-oriented organizations, awarding more than $4 million to the greater Nashville community. Between grants and other charitable donations, such as player ticket programs and fund-raising efforts, the Foundation donated nearly $1 million in cash to community organizations during the 2014-15 season. To learn more, visit Nashvillepredators.com/foundation.