Downtown Halifax Hotel Organizes Tournament to Benefit Local IWK Health Centre
HALIFAX, NS -- (Marketwired) -- Sep 14, 2015 -- Helping others is indeed its own reward. But the 8th-Annual Tee Off for Tots Charity Golf Tournament has added a few perks to enhance the experience. Hosted by the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, the tournament will welcome golfers and philanthropists to the Glen Arbour Golf Course on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 for a day of golf, dining and endless fun.
Tournament guests will benefit from this Halifax Harbour hotel's extensive experience in planning seamless events. Tee Off for Tots will begin at 8:30 a.m. with registration, followed by a shotgun start at 10 a.m.
Spectators and players alike will relish the challenge afforded by the course's challenging combination of elevation changes, natural hazards and bentgrass greens.
In between the putts and shots, guests can savour both lunch and dinner, try their luck at winning a prize and bid in the silent auction.
While golfers may playfully compete against one another, the real winners of the day will be the patients of the IWK Health Centre. On behalf of the Children's Miracle Network, the IWK will benefit from the funds raised by the tournament. The hospital serves as a specialised care facility for women and children in the Maritime region and served close to 300,000 patients last year alone.
Working to benefit its community is a focal point for this
waterfront hotel in Halifax. In addition to catering to
travellers with luxurious accommodations, chef-crafted dishes at
the signature harbourstone sea grill & pour house and a full
range of services at the Interlude Spa, the hotel routinely reaches
out to its Halifax community with charitable events. This
tournament in particular has raised $212,000 for the hospital over
the course of seven years.
For more information, please contact Angela Johnson at [email protected].
About the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront
Overlooking the harbour and directly annexed to the World Trade & Convention Centre and Casino via an indoor skyway, the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel offers a stay that is both calming and connected. The modern hotel features guestrooms and suites with in-room dining, marble bathrooms, flat-screen televisions, plush bedding, coffee/tea service, high-speed Internet access and desks with ergonomic chairs. Concierge-level accommodations offer an upgraded experience, and includes access to the exclusive lounge and its honour bar, Continental deluxe breakfast and hors d'oeuvres. Unique among hotels in Halifax, the property boasts a range of convenient amenities including a pool, fitness centre and full-service spa. To mix work with play, the Greatroom offers flexible spaces where coworkers and friends are encouraged to relax. Plus the harbourstone sea grill & pour house makes an ideal after-work destination with its fresh coastal cuisine and local craft beers. The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is also a popular choice for meetings and celebrations, and offers 22,000 square feet of event space in the heart of the business district.
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CONTACT: Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel 1919 Upper Water Street Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3J5 Canada 1-902-421-1700 http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yhzmc-halifax-marriott-harbourfront-hotel/
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