Events

Play Fore Parks Fundraiser
June 21 | 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Ellis Golf Course

Event Day Itinerary: To assist you in planning your day, please take note of the following time schedules:

7:45-8:40AM Registration of Golfers-Check IN @ CRPF Tent/Mulligan Purchases Available
-Practice Area & Putting Green Open
-Loading Golf Bags on Golf Carts
-Free Ice for Coolers & Beverage Purchases in Clubhouse 

8:40AM- Instructions Given to Golfers for Day’s Play-All Golfers in Golf Carts Ready for Instructions
8:45AM-Golfers Load and Drive Out to Holes
9:00AM -Golfers Begin: A 9am  shotgun start requires all golfers to be in their carts fifteen minutes prior to the scheduled start time. This will allow enough time for the golfers to reach their starting holes. Every attempt is made to ensure that we all stay on schedule. 

1:00PM-Lunch is ready and available for golfers (Beef burgers, Beyond Beef (vegan) burgers, coleslaw, potato salad, baked beans, chips, dessert, keg beer, water & soda).

1:30-2:00-Awards/Prizes

Games Enhancements/CRPF Games & Merchandise: Cash, credit and Venmo available for purchase.

CRPF Play FORE Parks Hype Teams-circulate with games, raffles, cold water for players. Games and raffles can be purchased with cash, credit cards or Venmo.

Mt Mercy Women’s golf team members will be on holes 9 and 12 (Par 5’s) to purchase drives.

Putting competition after hole #9 (on the turn).

CRPF merchandise will be available for purchase and supports the Foundation’s fundraising efforts.

Prizes for closest to pin, longest drive, longest putt, 1st Flight -1st Place Winners,1st Flight- 2nd place winners, 2nd Flight 1st place winners & 2nd Flight 2nd place winners.

Course Requirements: Non-Metal Spikes. Metal spikes are prohibited. As a courtesy to your golfers, CR  Golf offers a metal to nonmetal spike change over.

Contacts: To ensure that your outing is a success, please contact your Ellis Golf  Representative with any questions. 

Mark McMahon-319-286-5589. CRPF Play FORE Parks Contacts day of event-Steve Keane (319-423-0822) , Pete Carstensen (319-573-0268) and Laurie Worden (319-521-1912).

CRPF Pop Up Events are an opportunity to connect with park lovers and share what we’ve been up to! Check us out at the following events:

OMF Farmer’s Market – July 10 and August 14 | Join us at Old MacDonald’s Farm in Bever Park from 4 to 6 PM to learn about current projects, plant pollinator friendly seedlings, enjoy some free lemonade and get your cool new summer CRPF attire – all in support of our beautiful CR Parks! The OMF Farmer’s Market will take place 4 to 6 PM every Wednesday from June 5th through September 25th.

FIELD DAY at OMF- July 13 | Come to the farm for a fun, traditional field day at Old MacDonald’s Farm! There will be no shortage of games, activities, and races at this free event! This event will take place from 10 AM to 2 PM at Bever Park. CRPF will be there to support the fun and staff our amazing booth of games, merchandise and information about upcoming events and projects!

7th Annual Beers in the Barnyard Fundraiser
October 3 | 5:30 – 8:30 PM
Old MacDonald’s Farm, Bever Park

Join CRPF for the 7th Annual Beers in the Barnyard Fundraiser! Your $60 ticket gets you through the barn door for down on the farm fundraising that includes live entertainment, a dynamic silent auction, picnic dinner, craft beers, wine, soft drinks games and prizes.

Tickets go on sale June 12, 2024. Purchase your ticket today by clicking here.

Interested in becoming a high profile Beers in the Barnyard sponsor? Just contact us here for more information.