FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CVS HEALTH CHARITY CLASSIC REVEALS 2018 TEAM PAIRINGS
The Event Series heads to Rhode Island Country Club Monday, June 25 for the one-day professional tournament
Single Tickets Still Available
WOONSOCKET, RHODE ISLAND (May 22, 2018) –Some of the biggest names in golf are slated to appear at Rhode Island Country Club as the CVS Health Charity Classic Event Series returns June 21 – 25. The one-day professional tournament, celebrating its twentieth year, will feature six teams, each comprised of one player from the PGA, LPGA and Champions Tour.
Team highlight videos will be released via the CVS Health Charity Classic social media platforms as the event draws closer. Follow @CVSClassicGolf to stay up to date. Final team pairings are as follows:
The CVS Health Charity Classic Event Series, which has donated more than $21 million dollars to area non-profits since 1999, will also include:
• Crave RI – Kicking off the 2018 event series, this two-day, family-friendly culinary celebration features more than 100 of Rhode Island’s finest restaurants and more than 150 beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverage profiles. The food festival will return to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in downtown Providence on June 21 and 22. Enjoy sample tastings from: Matunuck Oyster Bar, Tallulah’s Taqueria, Waffle, Newport Vineyards, Narragansett Beer and many more. All proceeds from the event will support charitable organizations across Southern New England. Tickets are on sale now at ticketmaster.com/CharityClassic, all Ticketmaster outlets, the Dunkin’ Donuts Center box office or by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Tickets purchased through any Ticketmaster outlet are subject to additional taxes and fees.
• Pepsi Celebrity Pro-Am & Community Day – The CVS Health Charity Classic has once again partnered up with New England sports teams to bring celebrity athletes to the Charity Classic. The Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and Red Sox will all be represented at the second annual Pepsi Celebrity Pro-Am on Sunday, June 24 at the Rhode Island Country Club. You can expect to see the likes of Troy Brown from the New England Patriots and Tim Wakefield of the Boston Red Sox. Admission to this event is free.
Single day tickets for the 2018 CVS Health Charity Classic are now on sale at ticketmaster.com/CharityClassic for $20 each. Children 12 and under are free with a ticketed adult. The CVS Health Charity Classic is honoring veterans by offering complimentary admission to Rhode Island Country Club for the golf tournament for all active, reserve and retired Military Service Members and their dependents. Veterans simply present a valid Common Access Card or Retired Military Card at the gate. First responders and their families also receive free admission with a valid ID. For additional information on tickets, fans can call 866-CVS-9441 or visit cvshealthcharityclassic.com.
About the CVS Health Charity Classic Event Series
The CVS Health Charity Classic is one of Rhode Island’s largest charitable event series, including a golf tournament featuring some of the world’s top professional golfers and a two-day food festival highlighting local restaurants, breweries, and vineyards. Since its inception in 1999, the Charity Classic has donated more than $21 million to Southern New England nonprofit organizations that provide vital funding to a range of programs serving children and families. For additional information on the CVS Health Charity Classic, please visit www.cvshealthcharityclassic.com. Follow the Charity Classic on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for updates on the event as they happen.
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