FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :
Monday, Mar 18, 2019
City of Little Rock Public Relations
Office (501) 371-4421
Registration now open for disc golf, baggo tournaments to benefit City of Little Rock Parks Department
Registration is now open for the City of Little Rock Parks and Recreation Department’s Throwing for Parks fundraiser. The event will feature a disc golf and baggo tournament and will be held at Reservoir Park to benefit the Adopt-A-Park, Adopt-A-Trail, Adopt-A-Flowerbed, Volunteer Park Rangers, Jr. Park Rangers and disc golf community.
In 2018 about $5,200 was raised for the programs with a goal of also building an 18-hole championship disc golf course within the next two to three years.
The 2019 doubles disc golf tournament will be a shot gun start at Reservoir Park and cost $60 per team on-sight. Those who register for the disc golf tournament by the end day on April 1 will get a $10 discount.
The baggo tournament is an open rec, double-elimination tournament with spots for 16 teams. The registration fee is $50 and every player gets a free T-shirt.
Every player gets one free raffle ticket and may purchase additional tickets for $5 each or five for $20. The first 50 people to register for the disc golf tournament receive a free T-shirt from Latitude 64!
The event features drinks and food with registration or a raffle ticket purchase. Registration for the event begins at 8 a.m. Players meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Play begins at 10 a.m. and lunch starts at 11:30 a.m.
- 2 CTP’s – automatically registered – winners receive goodie bags.
- Ace Pot - $5 to enter – winner receives 50 percent of the pot.
- Super Aces Bundle - $10 to enter – $1,000 cash/gift cards.
- No open containers of alcohol leave the park.
- Keep all dogs leashed and pick up their poo.
- No glass containers.
- No parking on the grass.
- Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol. Valid ID required for verification.