For the third consecutive year, Colt Ford, will host his annual “Colt Ford & Friends Celebrity Golf Classic” September 15th at Chåteau ´Elan Winery & Resort in Atlanta, Georgia. An All-Star Jam, open to the public, will follow that evening at Wild Bill’s in Atlanta at 8pm. Both events will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® and the newly established “Colt Ford Foundation.” Tickets to the All-Star Jam are available here.
Pro golfers Billy Horschel, Boo Weekly, Jay McLuen, Scott Brown, Tommy Gainey, Will Mcgirt amongst others, will join Ford on the greens this year. In addition, supporting celebrities include Jamey Johnson, Tyler Farr, Craig Campbell, John Michael Montgomery, Walker Hayes, Austin Dillon (NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver), Kracken and Capt. Clint (The Dreadknots from The History Channel’s Ax Men), Ajay Popoff and Jeremy Popoff (rock band LIT) and others.
Ford, a former professional golfer, said, “I’m proud to be able to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital again this year, and do what I can for the kids and their families. I’m looking forward to having a great day of golf, and jamming later with my friends at Wild Bill’s.”
Sponsors supporting the Golf Classic include Akins Ford, Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram, Chicken Cock Whiskey, General Beauregard Dixie Vodka, Country Outfitters, EPI Breads, LandCastle Title, Leon Farmer & Company, MBM Corporation, Providence Investment Advisor and Insurance Solutions, Roswell Food Group and Southeastern Paper.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. This fundraising event includes a celebrity long-drive competition and silent auction. For more information on the tournament and All-Star Jam, visit www.ColtFordGolf.com.