Ticket Sales Kick Off for the 2016 Sanderson Farms Championship
August 1, 2016
The Sanderson Farms Championship announced today that online tickets are now available for the 2016 event, to be played October 24-30 at The Country Club of Jackson.
This year’s championship will offer $25 Good Any Day tickets, valid each day of the tournament Thursday – Sunday. Weekly packages are also available online. Parking and shuttle transportation for spectators will be at Northpark Mall on County Line Road, Ridgeland.
“Something new for 2016 we are excited to share is that we are offering free admission to the Wednesday Allen Exploration Pro-Am,” said executive director Steve Jent. “Anyone interested in attending this event will still need to present a ticket, which can be ordered through our website or picked up at Will-Call in the Northpark Mall parking lot.” Wednesday Pro-Am tee times will be at 7:30 a.m. and noon.
Proceeds from all ticket sales go to Friends of Children’s Hospital, a nonprofit organization created to support Batson Children’s Hospital, part of Children’s of Mississippi. For a complete listing of ticket packages or to order please click HERE. For more information on ticket sales, please call the Sanderson Farms Championship office at 601.898.4653.
About The Sanderson Farms Championship
The Sanderson Farms Championship is an annual stop on the PGA TOUR hosted by Century Club Charities, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to promote the game of golf for the benefit of charity. The tournament’s primary beneficiary is Friends of Children’s Hospital. The tournament has been part of the PGA TOUR schedule since 1968 and is now in its sixth year as a part of the FedExCup. Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM), the nation’s third largest poultry producer based in Laurel, Miss., is the title sponsor.
About Century Club Charities
Century Club Charities is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt 501(c) 3 organization whose mission is to promote the game of golf for the benefit of Mississippi charities. Since 1994, Century Club Charities has served as the host organization for Mississippi’s PGA TOUR event, helping to raise over $11 million for statewide charities.
About Sanderson Farms
Sanderson Farms, Inc., founded in 1947, is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken and other prepared food items. Employing more than 12,000 employees in operations spanning five states and 13 different cities, Sanderson Farms is the third largest poultry producer in the United States. As a company, Sanderson Farms is committed to adopting a fresh approach in everything they do, not only where products are concerned, but company-wide as well. Though the company has grown in size, it still adheres to the same hometown values of honesty, integrity, and innovation that was established when the Sanderson family founded the company in 1947.