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McMillen, Shoaff and Foster Park Golf Courses will open for the season on Friday, March 28, at noon.

Fort Wayne city golf courses open Friday

Statement as issued Thursday by the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department:

Fort Wayne, Ind. – McMillen, Shoaff and Foster Park Golf Courses will open for the season on Friday, March 28 at noon. To check on course availability, call the golf course where you plan to play:

McMillen Park Golf Course: 427-6710

Shoaff Park Golf Course: 427-6745

Foster Park Golf Course: 427-6735

Season tickets are on sale at the Main Office (705 East State Blvd.) and at all of the clubhouses.

Tee times can be reserved on line at You can also arrange for a league or plan a golf outing for your business or organization at one of our City courses

This year’s season promises to be one of the best yet with many exciting opportunities such as:

• Kids Play Free

One child (age 14 and under) plays FREE with each paying adult after 6:00 p.m. daily at Foster, Shoaff and McMillen and any time during public play at the Mad Anthony III’s.

• Student Discounts

All students receive $2 off greens fees at our golf courses. College and high school students must show their current school I.D.

• Ladies Day

Women play 2-for-1 before 3:00 p.m. on Mondays at Foster and Fridays at Shoaff and McMillen. (League play not included.)

• Frequent Player Card

Buy 10 rounds, get one FREE! Pick up your frequent player card at your first visit to Foster, Shoaff or McMillen, have it punched every time you play 18 holes of golf at one of the courses and your 11th round of golf, at the course of your choice, will be “on the house!”

• Fitness Special (with web coupon)

Walk 9 holes for $7 or ride 9 holes for $12, weekdays from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at Shoaff and McMillen.

• Weekday Special

Play 18 holes with a cart at Foster for just $22 and at McMillen and Shoaff for $20 weekdays until 1:00 p.m.

• Daily Twilight Special

Enjoy reduced greens fees after 6:00 p.m. at Foster ($8), McMillen ($7) and Shoaff ($7). Not valid for leagues, outings or tournaments.

• $5 Fridays

Play 9 holes for $5 every Friday at McMillen (carts extra).

Ladies Beginning Golf Lessons are offered in April at Foster Park on weekends, or Shoaff Park after work. The first of four lessons is absolutely free with no obligation to continue. But if you’re hooked—like we know you will be—continue the remaining three lessons for just $45. Free play days are also included in your $45 fee!

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