Saturday, April 19, 2014 as of 5:58 am ET
West Michigan Golf Show
February 8-10 | DeVos Place / Grand Rapids, Mich.
What: 25th Annual West Michigan Golf Show with hundreds of exhibits from courses and resorts to clubs and merchandise. Also, fabulous door prizes, free golf lessons, clinics, and the Treetops Par-3 Challenge (a real grass golf hole indoors!) where one lucky golfer might win $25,000!

When: Friday, Feb. 8, 4 pm-9 pm
Saturday, Feb. 9, 10 am-7 pm
Sunday, Feb. 10, 10 am-5 pm

Where: DeVos Place, 303 Monroe Ave. NW, downtown Grand Rapids

Tickets: $10 for adults; $4 for children ages 6-14; children 5 & under free.
Tickets at the door and online at

Parking: Best place to park is under DeVos Place. Enter off Michigan St NW or
Lyon Ave. NW. The Rapid line 11 bus stops in front of DeVos Place

Seminars: 'Made in Michigan' is the theme at the Pfeiffer Lincoln Seminar Stage with such headliners as: two-time PGA Tour winner and Mt.Pleasant native Dan Pohl; player Matt Harmon, Grand Rapids; PGA Tour Canada player Andy Matthews, Grand Rapids; along with Michigan PGA Teachers of the Year Dave Kendall and Charley Vandenberg. Also on stage will be Frank Thomas, author of "The Fundamentals of Putting" as well as Treetops Golf Academy's Jason Guss and Boyne's Brian O'Neill.

Specials: Friday night is Ladies Night with special giveaways. And all weekend: the Odawa $10,000 Putting Challenge-one putter might sink a 50-foot putt for ten grand. Free golf lessons c/o of Boyne Resorts & Michigan Section PGA. And courtesy of Treetops and honoring the 25th anniversary, register to win one of 25 prizes including a grand prize of a 16-person getaway to Treetops Resort.

Sponsors: Treetops Resort, Pfeiffer Lincoln, Odawa Casino Resort, Golf Association of Michigan, Boyne Resorts, Michigan PGA and Swan Lake Resort

Other: The first 100 people entering the Show each day and anyone purchasing tickets online will receive a free 3-pack of golf balls. On Friday get half-price off admission by donating a dozen (new or used) golf balls to the First Tee of West Michigan. Saturday: To benefit to benefit the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, a pancake breakfast for $5 at 9 AM @ Grand Gallery. Sunday is "Junior Day."

Charities: Several local charities will benefit including Patriot Golf Day and to benefit the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Info: Produced by ShowSpan Inc., call 800-328-6550 or visit
Carolyn Alt, ShowSpan show manager, at 616-447-2860
Terry Moore, Sportserv Ltd, at 616-490-0433 or

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