(JACKSON, Mississippi) – With most of North America bracing for chilly weather, we’re warming up with a temperate year-round climate, value-laden stay-and-play packages and the PGA TOUR’s Sanderson Farms Championship – during which the world’s best players will display world-class skill.
Offering more than 140 courses in five distinct regions, a variety of price points and stay-and-play packages from the Delta to the Gulf Coast, the following samples are indicative of our appealing choices.
• Palace Casino Resort: Recipient property of the prestigious Four Diamond Award rating by the American Automobile Association (AAA), Palace Casino is nestled along the Gulf of Mexico and Biloxi’s Back Bay. The smoke-free property’s stay-and-play package starts at $119 per person. It includes one night’s accommodation, 18 holes at The Preserve Golf Club, food voucher and slot credits. Special rates are available for additional rounds. Call 900-725-2239 or visit http://www.preservegc.com to book.
• Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast: Featuring Las Vegas-style gaming and 14 stories towering over the scenic Back Bay, Hollywood Casino’s “Golf/Spa Resort Package” is perfect for a couples getaway and starts at $199. The deal provides one room night, 18-hole rounds for two at The Bridges Golf Club, a food credit, and a choice of a manicure or pedicure for each person. Visit http://www.hollywoodgulfcoast.com/ or call 866-758-2591 to reserve.
For more packages and general information, go to www.visitmississippi.org or call 866.801.8551.
Top Players Commit to Sanderson Farms Championship
More than 132 golfers will compete Nov. 2-8 at esteemed Country Club of Jackson including defending champion Nick Taylor, David Toms, Lucas Glover, Tim Clark, Charles Howell III and Stuart Appleby.
Hosted by Century Club Charities, which has raised more than $9 million for Friends of Children’s Hospital and other area charities over the years –the 48th edition of this tournament will also feature “Women’s Day” with Jenna Bush Hager.
Visit http://www.sandersonfarmschampionship.com/ for tickets and more information. Find hotel options on www.visitmississippi.org.
IP Casino Resort & Spa Reinvigorates
After refreshing its 350 guest rooms, the resort is revamping its 54 suites. The popular casino invested approximately $10 million for the renovation projects.
Boasting more than 1,000 hotel rooms, “The IP” overlooks the scenic Back Bay of Biloxi and offers a “Golf and Gambling” stay-and-play package starting at $99 per person with a variety of course options available. Call 888-946-2847 or visit http://www.ipbiloxi.com/ to reserve.