• Lions Club Golf Tournament / Chopper Drop - RESCHEDULED DATE

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    Name: Lions Club Golf Tournament / Chopper Drop - RESCHEDULED DATE
    Date: June 23, 2018
    Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    Connersville Lions Club - Events Fact Sheet

    June 22 and 23, 2018 

    Chopper Drop:  Closest to the Hole Contest

    • Up to 500 numbered golf balls will be dropped from a helicopter onto a special green at the country club. 
    • Numbered golf ball tickets are sold for $50 for one numbered chance, and $120 for three numbered chances to win.
    • Three cash awards are available.  The numbered golf ball closest to the hole may receive a cash payout of $10,000 for first, $2,500 for second place and $1,000 for third place. 
    • If 500 golf ball chances are not sold prior to the event drop, the cash received from presold golf ball chances shall be split 50/50 between the three (3) winners and the Connersville Lions Club. 
    • The first place winner shall receive a payout of 74% of the winner?s half, the second place shall receive a payout of 18.5% of the winner?s half, and the third place shall receive a payout of 7.5% of the winner?s half. 
    • Numbered golf ball tickets are available for sale from any Connersville Lions Club member. 
    • Tickets can be purchased from Urban-Winkler Funeral Home, Union Savings and Loan Association?s offices, Miller, Moster, and Robbins Funeral Home, Pizza Place.
    • You can also purchase tickets from Lions; Larry Myers at 765-825-7636 and Michael Stevens at 765-338-9342.  Make your checks payable to the Connersville Lions Club.  Cash is always accepted too.   Larry and Mike will be happy to deliver your paid tickets or they can be mailed to your residence. 

    Golf Tournament:  Willowbrook Country Club

            Call Tom Whitaker 765-914-3737, contact a Lion's member, or click and print the registration form HERE.
    • On Saturday, June 23, 2018, you can also register a team at 8:00 am for the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament.
    • The registration fee is $200.  One team member with a 10 or below handicap is allowed per team.
    • The registered teams? fees comprise of the prize money payout.
    • Skins and Mulligans are available.  
    • Hole sponsorship is $50.
    • Lunch is provided. 

    Helicopter Rides are available on Friday and Saturday

    • Friday, June 22 from 3 to 8 pm, and on Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 10:00 am to 8 pm helicopter rides are available at the Soccer Field Complex on Veterans Memorial Drive near SR 1.
    • The fee is $40 per person for a ride around the city area.  Two people can ride at a time.
    • Parking is available at the soccer complex.
    • In addition, the historic Elmhurst mansion is open for tours.  Guests can park at Elmhurst.
    • Helicopter tickets can be purchased day of ride, or in advance at the Busy Bee Website link.
    • Go to https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/1helo/items/47791/?full-items=yes&flow=no
    • Call Larry Myers and Michael Stevens for further details.
    Please note that tours of the Masonic Elmhurst Mansion will be going on separately during this time.  Visitors can park at the Elmhurst for their tour.
    Willowbrook Country Club
    1982 W. Country Club Road
    ​Connersville, IN  47331
    Date/Time Information:
    ​Saturday, June 23, 2018
    8 am - Registration begins
    Contact Information:
    Michael Stevens, (765) 338-9342. email: mstevens@unionsla.com
    $200 per Team
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