The 2019 Disc Golf at Principal Park will be September 20 from 1 - 7pm (with the September 27 for weather delays). The event will consist of a 9-hole disc golf course throughout inside & outside of Principal Park with all proceeds donated to charity. The 9-hole course portion of the event will be 1 - 5pm & consist of tee times for 6 people every 10 minutes. At the conclusion of the 9-hole event, the disc golf baskets used will be put into a V formation in centerfield. From 6:15 – 7pm, the home run derby event will take place. You are able to purchase 40 VIP/Home run derby passes which will allow you the opportunity for 3 throws (of their own discs) from the home plate. The participants can chose to throw towards the baskets at the 300 ft mark or chose to attempt to throw over the centerfield wall. Any participant who makes a shot in the 300 ft baskets will result in an additional $100 donation from Wander Disc Golf towards the event charity & they will win a specialty item (disc/tshirt/package/tbd). Any participants who make a throw over the centerfield wall (400ft) will result in a $50 donation & a specialty item(disc/tshirt/package/tbd). 1 per person, not per throw. The fee for the 9-hole disc golf tourney is $30 (includes one round of 9 holes determined by selected tee time, custom event stamped Discraft Disc (selected at checkout), free ticket to an I-Cubs game for the 2020 season & various sponsor-related items. The VIP/Home Run Derby fee is $50 (includes one round of 9 holes determined by selected tee time, a custom event stamped Discraft Disc (selected at checkout), free ticket to an I-Cubs game of the participants choosing for the 2020 season, & various sponsor- related items. Additionally VIP entrants will receive a free beer from 1717 Brewing Company at the after-party & 3 shots from home plate during the home run derby portion of event. VIP ticket holders will also play for a CTP package on the last hole of the 9-hole course which will include a Wander Disc Golf package. There will also be a Wander Disc Golf package provided to the VIP participant with the lowest 9-hole score.
This event is solely for charity. All proceeds will be split between the Des Moines Disc Golf Club & Orchard Place. The event is open to the public & a small donation is requested for those not playing in event. TPatrons will be allowed to follow on every hole except ones on the baseball field. They will not be allowed to walk on the field with participants.