Tag Archives: Golf

Edgewood Country Club to Host Inaugural “Golf Kitchen | Edgewood” Fine Dining Soirée and Golf Kitchen Culinary Excellence Awards

Calling all golfers and foodies! The Edgewood Country Club will be collaborating with Golf Kitchen to bring to you the “Golf Kitchen | Edgewood Fine Dining Soirée and Golf Kitchen Culinary Excellence Awards”. On Thursday, October 4, 2018, at 7:00pm, chefs from some of the most prestigious golf and country clubs in the Northeast and Florida will showcase some of the best cuisines in the golf club industry. 

The event was created by Edgewood COO and General Manager Frank Benzakour, CCM, CCE, And Golf Kitchen Editor-in-Chief Diana DeLucia. “We are thrilled to collaborate with Golf Kitchen magazine’s Diana DeLucia in creating this extravagant event which will be truly in a class of its own, showcasing some of the very best cuisines the golf club industry offers,” said Benzakour.

Attendees will have the opportunity to sample each club’s cuisine, while learning about their history at this exclusive event. It will be a sit-down dinner, where attendees will be able to interact with chefs. There will be an opening party with cocktails, champagne, tapas, an oyster tasting and a carving station with Iberico ham from Spain. There will also be silent and live auctions sponsored by Grand Stand Sports to benefit St Jude Hospital, and the first-ever Golf Kitchen Culinary Excellence Award presentations. The closing party will include dessert. 

“It has long been my dream to create and launch the Golf Kitchen Culinary Excellence Awards,” said DeLucia. “Edgewood is an exceptional setting for such an elegant event. We look forward to inviting members, their guests and area residents to this momentous premiere and to share the experience of this incredible collaboration of industry chefs.”

Edgewood members will receive a discounted ticket price, but you do not have to be a club member to attend! Everyone is welcome to come out and enjoy this elegant event!



The David Cone Golf Classic To Benefit The Ed Lucas Foundation

The David Cone Golf Classic To Benefit The Ed Lucas Foundation

Come on out on Monday, August 20, 2018 and be a part of The David Cone Golf Classic To Benefit The Ed Lucas Foundation. There is still limited availability for golfers as well as tickets to the cocktail party and dinner.

Schedule Of Events

Full Breakfast / Morning Registration

Shot-Gun Tee Off

11:30am – 2pm

5:00pm – 6:30 pm
Cocktail Party

6:30 pm
Dinner / Live Auction Awards Presentation

*Dress Code* – Business Casual (no jeans) at Cocktail hour/dinner

David Cone says, “I am honored to follow the tradition of Gene “Stick” Michael and the “Scooter” Phil Rizzuto as your host of this years golf outing with my friend, Ed Lucas. Your generosity and support has helped the Ed Lucas Foundation to provide scholarships for blind and disabled students, support diabetes and eye research, and provide adaptive equipment to assist the disabled gain their independence. There are many ways for you to become involved. Your support would mean so much to me.”

If you would like to donate an auction item for the David Cone Celebrity Charity Golf Classic, please click here. If you cannot attend the event but would still like to make a contribution, please visit the website at https://www.theedlucasfoundation.org/donate then click the donate button.

For more information Click Here!


#HipNJ Shows Support Alongside Trump at the U.S Women’s Open

This weekend, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, NJ was host to the 2017 Ladies Professional Golf Association’s (LPGA) U.S Women’s Open! 

President Donald Trump flew in to show his support for these sporty ladies and watched alongside #HipNJ and other attendees. Other members of the Trump family were also in attendance, including Barron Trump and Eric Trump.

President Trump took to twitter throughout the day to promote the event and celebrate the athletic achievements of these women.  

President Trump also congratulated the winner of the tournament, 23-year- old Sung Hyun Park on a job well done.  

This was South Korean Park’s first LPGA tour victory and her first major championship title as well.  #HipNJ congratulates her on this respectable achievement!