South Carolina

The Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island Honors Veterans & Military

5 Sep, 2017

The Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island, a collection of Heritage Golf Group properties, is proud to host “Military Week” on Hilton Head Island, SC from November 10 - November 17, 2017 to raise awareness and funds for several military outreach programs and support our troops, including Operation Homefront, Birdies for the Brave® and Tennis Thanks the Troops. The Heritage Golf Collection will host family friendly activities throughout the week at their three award-winning golf resort-style properties, Oyster Reef Golf Club, Shipyard Golf Club and Port Royal Golf Club:
Friday, November 10, 2017 | Tennis Thanks the Troops | Port Royal Golf Club
Military Week kicks off at Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club with a special event benefiting Tennis Thanks the Troops to at their award-winning tennis facility. The event begins with a Fast Action Drill Clinic from 2:00pm - 3:30pm followed by a Doubles Exhibition featuring top Hilton Head Island Tennis Professionals and courtside refreshments. To learn more about this event, contact the Port Royal Racquet Club at 843-686-8803 or visit

Monday, November 13, 2017 | Birdies for the Brave | Port Royal Golf Club
Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club will host a charity golf tournament benefitting Birdies for the Brave, a PGA TOUR charity dedicated to raising funds and awareness for military homefront groups that provide critical services to meet the specialized needs of military members, wounded veterans and their families. The tournament shotgun starts at 12:00pm with a four Team Scramble accompanied by a military hero. To learn more about the Birdies for the Brave golf tournament contact Ben Smith, Head PGA Professional, at 843-681-1766 or visit

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | Oyster Roast & Live Music | Oyster Reef Golf Club
LagerHead Tavern at Oyster Reef Golf Club will host a family friendly Oyster Roast from noon - 5:00pm. Attendees will enjoy “All You Can Eat Oysters & Wings” and live music featuring a local band. Tickets can be purchased in advance at any of The Heritage Golf Collection properties (Children under 12 are free). For more information call 843-681-2184.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 | Veteran’s Day: Open House | Port Royal Golf Club
Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club will hold an Open House on Veteran’s Day from 2:00pm - 6:00pm featuring a “Taste of Heritage” which includes signature hors d’oeuvres from each of our restaurants, live entertainment and a cash bar with drink specials. A donation at the door permits entry (complimentary entry for Active Military). For information call 843-681-1700.

“We are very proud to have the opportunity to support the members of our Armed Forces and their families,” said Rick Shoemaker, Director of Operations for the Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island. “We want to find a way to contribute and say ‘Thanks’ to our active military, veterans as we are truly grateful for the sacrifices that our troops make every day to maintain our safety and freedom.”

In addition to these events, Active Military and their spouses can play golf or tennis for free at The Heritage Golf Collection properties on Hilton Head Island during Military Week. While Veterans and their spouses, as well as guests of Active Military, will receive a significant discount on golf, tennis and food, plus preferred military rates at partner hotels. If you are a Hilton Head Island Local, mention “Military Week” and with a $5 donation you will receive a complimentary appetizer at anyone of our three great restaurants: LagerHead Tavern, Robber’s Row Grille or Brickyard Pub. All donations and Military Week net proceeds will be distributed to Operation Homefront, Birdies for the Brave® and Tennis Thanks the Troops.

For more information on Military Week contact Rick Shoemaker at or call 843-681-1703.

About The Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island
The Heritage Golf Collection ( features a group of three premier, resort-style golf clubs including five award-winning golf courses and 99 holes of championship golf on Hilton Head Island, SC. Owned and operated by Heritage Golf Group, The Heritage Golf Collection includes Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club, Shipyard Golf Club, and Oyster Reef Golf Club. With a variety of resort amenities, Stay & Play Packages and a private country atmosphere, the Heritage Golf Collection on Hilton Head Island is the perfect choice for the perfect vacation.

About Heritage Golf Group
Heritage Golf Group (, established in 1999, is an innovative, industry leading hospitality company and owner/operator of premier private, resort and daily fee golf properties spanning Florida, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, and Texas. Guided by the principle of evolving the private club and golf business experience to the highest level, each individual club’s amenities and operational systems are tailored to augment their one-of-a-kind assets. With a commitment to delivering memorable experiences to its members and guests, the company is constantly expanding their team of experts in operations, golf, culinary, lodging, fitness, agronomy and special events. Backed by the financial strength of Tower Three Partners, an operationally oriented private equity firm, Heritage Golf Group is uniquely poised to expand through the acquisition of a tightly focused and selective group of first-class clubs.


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