Experience The Excitement

The 18th Annual Ocala Open begins with a Charity Pro-Am event on Tuesday, March 19, 2024. Amateur golfers will challenge the legendary Candler Hills Golf Course layout paired with one of the Ocala Open golf professionals. Pro-Am field will be limited to the first 30 paid teams. Deadline to register is March 5, 2024. Spots limited, click the link below to register your team today.

The Ocala Open Tournament tees off on Wednesday, March 20, 2024. Our day starts with a delicious, healthy breakfast expertly prepared by our on-site chefs. Breakfast to include fresh fruit and pastries along with made-to-order omelets. After breakfast, golfers will head to our gift shop to select their tournament tee gift or warm-up their golf swings next to the pros that will be vying for Ocala Open honors later in the week. They may even have a chance to play golf with the pro and get a few pointers for their game as well. The tournament ends with the Champions’ Round-up Barbeque and Awards Luncheon. All of your involvement benefits Hospice of Marion County, Inc., and Interfaith Emergency Services.


Tuesday, March 19, 2024

7:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
Registration and breakfast begin, Candler Hills Community Center and golf shop opens

8:50 a.m.
Ocala Open Pro-Am Players round-up and welcome, Candler Hills scoreboard

9:00 a.m.
Shotgun Start
Format: Pro’s individual ball + 3 Amateur scramble

2:00 p.m.
Champions’ Round-up barbeque and awards presentation, The Lodge at Candler Hills


Wednesday, March 20, 2024 – First Round

Wednesday, March 22, 2023 – First Round
VIP Tent is open (ticket required for admission) – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, March 21, 2024 – Second Round

Thursday, March 23, 2023 – Second Round VIP Tent is open (ticket required for admission) – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday, March 22, 2024 – Final Round

VIP Tent is open (ticket required for admission) – 10 a.m. – Tournament End