PGA Fall Series Opens With Charity Fund-Raiser in Mississippi
JACKSON, MS–(Marketwire – September 3, 2010) – Golf enthusiasts still have time to book Jackson, MS suites for easy access to the Viking Fall Classic Golf Tournament, the first event of the PGA Tour’s 2010 Fall Series. Tee-off is set for Sept. 27 at Annandale Golf Club in Madison, MS where this premier Mississippi sporting event is the signature fund-raiser for Century Club Charities.
Located just minutes from the Annandale Golf Club in Madison, the Marriott offers well-appointed suites in Jackson, MS perfect for spending the week and following the excitement of tournament play. Tournament action continues through Oct. 3 and the week-long festivities will include appearances by world renowned Chef Emeril Lagasse who will be the featured demonstrator in the Viking Culinary Tent where cooking demonstrations are planned throughout the week.
Golf enthusiasts who select the Marriott as their destination will enjoy spacious suite accommodations that include luxury bedding ensembles, individual climate control, spacious work desks to accommodate business travelers, wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, cable/satellite service and premium movie channels. A concierge level is also available with added amenities including complimentary food and non-alcoholic beverages.
With culinary demonstrations in the spotlight, those attending the Viking Classic and Viking Culinary Tent will have hearty appetites and can enjoy on-site dining at the Marriott hotel’s own Bistro Restaurant or choose from the many nearby Jackson, MS restaurants offering an abundance of culinary choices that include local and regional favorites in addition to international cuisine. Downtown Jackson, MS restaurants include quaint cafés and bistros, lively sports bars and lounges, along with fast food and fine dining so players and spectators can easily satisfy their appetites with an outstanding choice of menus.
About the Jackson Marriott Hotel
The Jackson Marriott Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Jackson, is just 15 minutes from Jackson Evers International Airport and within walking distance of major attractions including the Russell C. Davis Planetarium, Mississippi Museum of Art, the State Capital and Governor’s Mansion. Recently undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation, the hotel offers an atmosphere of classical elegance and is a great destination for business and social event planning. Jackson, MS event space at the Marriott totals 35,000 square feet including the Windsor Ballroom which features a seating capacity of 2,000.