Macon-Bibb County



  • Fire Department to hold annual MDA Tournament fundraiser
    Time to tee off for a good cause! The Fire Department is holding its annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). It’s happening Friday, October 28, at Historic Bowden Golf Course (3111 Millerfield Road) with check-in starting at 7:00 a.m. The tradition is going on three decades and has raised more than […]

    October 7, 2022 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Help people by playing golf
    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Macon-Bibb County Solid Waste Department is hosting its first Giving Others Lasting Foundations (G.O.L.F.) Golf Tournament at Historic Bowden Golf Course on Saturday, November 28 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. “During these unprecedented times, our community has been through a great deal, causing a lot of uncertainty within the community and shaking […]

    November 19, 2020 published by Chris Floore

  • Historic Bowden Golf Course reopening after major improvements
    Historic Bowden Golf Course (3111 Millerfield Road) opened to the public Friday, October 26 , after being closed since April 2018 so it could undergo a major improvement project. Community leaders and golfers celebrated the project’s completion with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and course tours on Thursday, October 25. Click here to see photos from the grand reopening […]

    October 26, 2018 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Golf Channel’s Charlie Rymer hosting children’s clinic at Bowden Golf Course
    Children of all ages are invited to a free golf clinic at Historic Bowden Golf Course hosted by the host of the Golf Channel’s “Morning Drive,” Charlie Rymer, on Sunday, November 26 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. To sign up for this free clinic, call Historic Bowden Golf Course’s Clubhouse at 478-742-1610. Children will receive golf instruction as a group from […]

    November 16, 2017 published by Edna Ruiz

  • 1st Foot Wedge Golf Tournament at Bowden Golf Course
    Bowden Golf Course has teamed up with Fort Valley Masonic Lodge #110 for the first ever Foot Wedge Golf Tournament. Registration is at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Money raised will go toward local charities the lodge supports. Organizers hope to make the tournament an annual event the community will love and support. […]

    October 23, 2017 published by Edna Ruiz

  • Francar’s Buffalo Wings opens at Historic Bowden Golf Course
    Francar’s Buffalo Wings and Macon-Bibb County celebrated the restaurant’s 23rd Anniversary with a Grand Opening of the new Francar’s at Bowden on Monday, March 14. To see pictures from this exciting day, click here. Francar’s at Bowden is open every day from 9:00 a.m. until the course closes. They feature the full menu people expect, […]

    March 10, 2016 published by Chris Floore

  • Bowden Golf Course fees change
    The Commission approved lowering the annual membership fee at Charles L. Bowden Golf Course to $600 and changing the daily fee to $20 for Monday through Thursday play, and to $25 for Friday through Sunday play. These changes aim to increase membership and daily place at the historic Bowden Golf Course. To read the full […]

    January 26, 2016 published by Chris Floore

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