Golf - Special Events

Special Events & Tournaments

Kiawah Island Golf Resort was recently rated the #1 golf resort in the country by Travel + Leisure Golf. We are proud to host not only many prestigious golf tournaments for the professionals but fun and competitive tournaments and event weekends for people of all levels in the game.


Annual Friendship Cup

Friendship Cup

March 10 - 13, 2016

Now in its 10th YEAR, this two-man tournament for male amateur players, will be contested on the world famous Ocean Course, site of the 2012 and 2021 PGA Championship, and the Tom Fazio designed Osprey Point Golf Course.

For more information and to sign up online, visit here.

View Past Friendship Cup Champions Here



Women's Golf Getaway

Women's Golf Getway

February 25 - 28, 2016 - "Golfing Gals Bootcamp"

For Beginner & Intermediate Level Golfers
In true "bootcamp" style, this weekend is designed to improve your golf game fast! Attendees will rotate through short game, long drive and trouble shot stations with seasoned golf professionals and then take those skills to the course with 9 holes of on-course instruction. 4:1 student to pro ratio.

View This year's Package Information.


The National Pro-Am

National Pro-Am

March 6-10, 2016

PGA club professionals from all across the U.S., along with three of their members, will tee it up during the 17th Annual Kiawah Island Golf Resort National Pro-Am. The 72-hole stroke play event, sponsored by Club Car, will be held on four of Kiawah Island Golf Resort's championship courses: Pete Dye's world-famous Ocean Course, Jack Nicklaus' Turtle Point, Gary Player's Cougar Point and Tom Fazio's Osprey Point.
Learn More About This Event.

View the 2015 Winners here (.pdf).

For more information on this event including collateral and registration information, please contact: or call (843) 768-2860.
To sign up online, visit here.