|Date:||November 18 and 19, 2023|
|Course:||Naperbrook Golf Course and Springbrook Golf Course|
|Start Time:||9:30 AM, first tee time|
|Cost:||$45 per person/$225 per team|
Registration Begins November 11 at 8:00 AM
Important Registration Information
Naperbrook and Springbrook will host two separate “Cross Country Turkey Shoots.” Each event will consist of a field of up to ninety players, a total of eighteen fivesome teams.
For questions, contact the golf shops.
Springbrook – (630) 848-5060
Naperbrook – (630) 378-4215
The date choices are:
Naperbrook – Saturday, November 18
Springbrook – Sunday, November 19
Updated Format and Safety Guidelines
Changes have been made to this event to adhere to current safety guidelines and maintain social distancing protocols. Both events will have individual tee times available between 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM. This will not be a shotgun start. The clubhouse and indoor seating area will be closed and unavailable for golfers during this event, except in the case of lightning or other weather related concerns. Food and beverage service will be open at the walk up window, and a box lunch will be provided. The golf shop will be open to allow purchases, however capacity will be limited to 4 customers at one time. Restroom facilities will be open. Otherwise, all participants will be required to remain outside the clubhouse. Please be prepared for inclement weather, including rain, snow or cold.
All groups must be fivesomes and full payment for the entire group is due at registration. Entry fee is $45 per player, $225 per fivesome. Entry fee includes 9-hole cross country scramble, lunch and a prize turkey. Golf carts will be available, weather permitting. A maximum of 3 carts per group will be allowed, fees will be $10 per person.
Registration will begin at 8 AM on Saturday, November 11. Register online or in the golf shop at Naperbrook Golf Course only. Registration will not be available at Springbrook Golf Course, or by phone. Tee time requests will be first come, first served. Registration for either course will close when 18 teams have registered for that course. Contact the golf shop at Naperbrook to be added to a wait list for either event.
The Turkey Shoot is often played in difficult weather conditions – rain, cold, even snow. Golf carts will be available only if weather permits. Teams withdrawing through November 19 will receive a full refund. Teams withdrawing after November 19 will receive club credit, minus a 25% service fee.
About this Tournament and Prizes:
Everyone is eligible to play in this festive, holiday golf event that tends to wrap-up the golf season. This fun, 9-hole scramble format has 5-person teams playing each course in a “cross country” set up. All participants receive a turkey. As part of the tradition of the Turkey Shoot, players that don’t wish to receive a turkey can donate the value of the turkey to a local charitable organization.
The Naperville Park District has selected Operation Support Our Troops – a Naperville-based organization – to be the beneficiary of donations from the 2023 Turkey Shoot events at Springbrook and Naperbrook Golf Courses. Participants may elect to donate the monetary equivalent of their prize turkey that will be forwarded on to this cause that supports “the morale and well-being of American forces by providing comfort, resources and education to them and their families.” If you are planning to donate your turkey, please inform staff at registration or check the box to donate your turkey on the registration form. The price of your turkey will be included in our cash donation to Operation Support Our Troops.
Go to Operation Support Our Troops for more information.
9 holes, fivesomes only – and lots of fun! The existing 18-hole golf course will be converted into a 9-hole course. The hole routings will be modified to create a unique and challenging 9-hole layout.
Open to anyone willing to test their skills and brave the cold.
Pace of Play:
Food Sponsored by:
Turkeys Provided by: