Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to the centennial celebration and grand opening of the new golf and community facility at Jefferson Park Golf Course on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Join us for the ribbon-cutting event at 10:30 followed by an 18-hole golf tournament and other golf activities, music, giveaways and light refreshments as we honor 100 years of sport and diversity on Beacon Hill. Seattle’s first golf course, Jefferson Park, is located at 4101 Beacon Ave. S.
The community is invited to enter a free putting contest, get a quick golf lesson, register for the tournament, tour the new building, visit the Beacon Grill and learn about FootGolf. The recent City investment in Jefferson Park includes the Beacon Grill with indoor and outdoor facilities, a double-decked and covered driving range, banquet and meeting rooms, increased parking and new putting greens. [Read more…]