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Play with the pros at Oakland Hills

by Staff Writer / Detroit Red Wings
Founded in 1916, Oakland Hills Country Club has, and will continue to play a significant role in the history of golf in the United States.
DETROIT -- Plan now so you can join us for an unforgettable day of golf at Oakland Hills Country Club, the site of this year's PGA Championship, with current and former Red Wings, Detroit Tigers and other celebrity guests!

The Ilitch Charities Celebrity Golf Classic will be held on Monday, August 25 at one of the country's national golf treasures.

Play where some of the greatest players ever to play the game, including Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Tiger Woods and Ben Hogan -- have competed and won on the famed South Course.

Foursomes comprised of one celebrity guest and three other golfers. The day will feature breakfast prior to golf, lunch on the course, a post-golf reception and awards presentation, gift bag and a commemorative team photo.

Gear up for golf with our celebrity guests at the exclusive preview party “Summer Soiree” at MotorCity Casino Hotel on Aug. 24.

Some of the celebrity golfers will include Red Wings Chris Chelios, Tomas Holmstrom and Kirk Maltby; hockey legends Gordie Howe and Ted Lindsay; and former Tigers greats Al Kaline, Jack Morris and Cecil Fielder, and others. Celebrity guests are subject to change based on availability.

Space is limited, so reserve a foursome now!  Visit for more information or call 313-983-6340.

Proceeds for the Ilitch Charities Celebrity Golf Classic will benefit the following non-profit organizations: The Greening of Detroit, The Guidance Center, Ilitch Charities, The Detroit Red Wings Foundation, and the Detroit Tigers Foundation.

Presenting sponsors include: MotorCity Casino Hotel, Buick, and GM R*Works.

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