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Activities at World Golf Village

There are lots of activities in and around the Village for the whole family! Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus themselves would enjoy the beauty of the course they co-designed from the dining room of the Champions Grille at King & Bear. Dine at the famous Caddyshack Restaurant of Bill Murray and his five brothers. Take in a Hollywood Blockbuster or engaging documentary at the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater right next to the museum.  Enjoy shopping at the nearby Premium Outlets, or stop by St. Johns Town Center, our beautiful outdoor mall with over 150 stores. Plan your visit during our biannual Induction Ceremony, annual Golf Festival, THE PLAYERS Championship and many of our tournament and holiday-themed events!

Champions Grille

Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus themselves would enjoy the beauty of the course they co-designed from the dining room of the Champions Grille at King & Bear. The spacious main dining area is rich with maple and mahogany accents. Champions Grille offers picturesque views overlooking the 9th and 18th greens. The full bar complements a lunch menu that is sure to please the most refined palate. Champions Grille is open for dinner on Friday and Sunday nights.

Location: 1 King and Bear Dr | St. Augustine, FL 32092 - View Map

Cuisine: Brunch, Lunch

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-6207

Legends Grille

This restaurant overlooks the beautiful 9th green of the Slammer & Squire Golf Course and has recently had a beautiful renovation. Legends Grille offers a variety breakfast and lunch options and the recently renovated bar has a wonderful pub feel that invites you to come in during happy hour to have a drink after your round. With floor to ceiling windows and a covered terrace, the Legends Grille has a fantastic view of the golf course.

Location: Along the walk of Champions - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-6117

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Restaurant

Located along the Walk of Champions, Murray Bros. Caddyshack, the flagship restaurant of Bill Murray and his five brothers, is sure to please the palate. At this casual “come as you are” establishment (just leave your golf spikes in the trunk, please!), your attentive “caddie” will appraise you of the daily lunch or dinner specials or serve you a selection from the full menu that includes hand-patted hamburgers, succulent steaks, extraordinary appetizers and salads and their signature “sloppy sundae.” Sports fans will enjoy the generous bar area featuring big screen televisions showing the current round of that week’s PGA TOUR event or college or pro football games. You’ll be sure to “Eat, Drink and Be Murray!”

Location: Along the walk of Champions - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-3673

The Museum Café

Located adjacent to the World Golf Hall of Fame Gift Shop, The Museum Café offers in-house dining and take-out service for lunch. An extensive menu includes an assortment of burgers, deli-fresh sandwiches, soups and salads. The Museum Café also offers a variety of delicious desserts.

Location: Adjacent to the World Golf Hall of Fame Gift Shop - View Map

Cuisine: Lunch Food

Menu | Reservation: 904-940-4050

Villagio Italian Grille

Located adjacent to the AAA Four-Diamond resort’s picturesque atrium lobby, Villagio serves a range of traditional Italian pastas, flatbreads, Panini’s, steaks, garden fresh salads, and family-style traditional Italian cuisine. A new wine list of classics and reputable recognizable favorites, alongside of new leaders in the market, highlighted with some great Italian varietals. Featuring beautiful architecture, a full-length wine wall, warm wood tones, colorful accents, and dramatic lighting, Villagio is under the direction of Restaurant Chef Michael McBride, who is known for his creativity, flare, and exceptional cuisine.

Location: Adjacent to the AAA Four-Diamond resort’s picturesque atrium lobby - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-3673

St. Augustine Premium Outlets

Located one exit south and offering 85 outlet stores to choose from, find impressive savings at Ann Taylor Factory Store, Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Coach, Converse, Gap Outlet, J.Crew, Movado, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Tommy Bahama, Tommy Hilfiger and more.

Location: 2700 Florida 16 St Augustine, FL 32092 United States - View Map

View Website | Contact: 904-825-1555

St. Johns Town Center

The outdoor lifestyle mall is home to 150 of the hottest stores, many exclusive in the market, including Dillard’s, Apple, Pottery Barn and Ann Taylor as well as shops in the palm-lined streets of the Luxury Collection such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and Mayors. As much a fashion-forward shopping hotspot as a dining destination, the diverse palate is represented with exciting options as The Cheesecake Factory, The Capital Grille and Cantina Laredo. Or relax among the Florida sunshine at the Park Green’s turtle pond, life-sized chess board or dog park. Conveniently located in Jacksonville’s Southside neighborhood, St. Johns Town Center is easily accessible using I-95 North to J. Turner Butler Boulevard.

Location: 4663 River City Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - View Map

View Website | Contact: 317-636-1600

The Avenues

The Avenues is a multi-level shopping center that offers over 1.1 million square feet of shopping with 5 department stores including Belk, Forever 21, Dillard’s, JCPenney and Sears, plus more than 150 of the most exciting stores in Northeast Florida. Located a couple of exits north, stores including American Eagle, Aeropostale, Aldo, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, bareMinerals, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Charming Charlie, Coach, Chico’s, Express, Francesca’s Collection, H&M, LOFT, MAC Cosmetics, New York & Company, PacSun, Windsor Fashion, Victoria’s Secret and more!

Location: 10300 Southside Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32256 - View Map

View Website | Contact: 904-363-3054

Major Championships at the Hall of Fame | August - September

Visit the Hall of Fame during all the men's and women's Major Championships and enjoy learning about Hall of Famers who are past champions. Two of the museum's exhibits, Major Moments and Grace & Grit, showcase all the women's major trophies and artifacts from Hall of Fame past winners. The broadcasts will be shown throughout the Museum during the week. Below are the upcoming Majors: • Ricoh Women’s British Open: July 31 - August 6 • PGA Championship: August 7 – 13 • Evian Championship: September 11 – 17

Location: The World Golf Hall of Fame

Fantasy Football Draft Packages | Now – September 7

Golf. Eat. Drink. Draft. Are you looking for a new venue to host your Fantasy Football Draft Party this season? Then, you’ll want to check out the Slammer & Squire Golf Course. This draft season, we are offering a package this is sure to please your entire group. Golf in the morning, then eat, drink and DRAFT! Click here for more information on the packages or book now by calling (904) 940-6117.

Location: Slammer & Squire Golf Course

Reservation: (904) 940-6117

Wine Wednesday at the Renaissance | Every Wednesday

Join us every Wednesday evening in the Villagio Lounge from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvre tasting. Sample red and white wines from around the world and savor a chef-inspired appetizer to complement the wines.

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Friday Night Live at Renaissance Resort | August 18 and 25

The weekly Friday Night Live events begin at 5:30 p.m. with a complimentary chef-inspired hors d’oeuvre and mixologist’s choice cocktail served until 6 p.m. Happy hour drink prices are from 5-7 p.m. with live music from 6-8 p.m. Entertainers include Billy Buchanan (8/4), Pierre Kendrick (8/11), Clay Benjamin (8/18) and Cap’ns Jack & Roger (8/25).

Location: Renaissance Resort

Trivia Night at King & Bear | August 20

Open to the public. Dinner will be served beginning at 5 p.m. with trivia at 6 p.m. Please make reservations for trivia by calling (904) 940-6260

Location: King & Bear Clubhouse

View Website | Reservation: (904) 940-6260

AimPoint Clinic at PGA TOUR Golf Academy | August 18

Back by popular demand! If you missed the AimPoint Clinics with instructor Jarut Padung earlier this year, we are happy to announce we will be hosting another one on August 10th. The AimPoint Clinic is designed to show you how to get a reliable read with minimum training and practice. Sign up now as space is limited and fills up fast. For more information, contact (904) 940-3600.

Location: PGA TOUR Golf Academy

Reservation: (904) 940-3600

Walking with Dinosaurs Special IMAX Event | August 19

In celebration of the IMAX documentary, Walking with Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet, Jacksonville’s Museum of Science and History (MOSH) will stop by the IMAX Theater on Saturday, August 19th. The event includes free hands-on activities for kids with prizes and giveaways. Two opportunities to catch the movie (standard movie admission fees apply) at 10am or 11am. For more information, visit www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: IMAX World Golf Village

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Drive, Chip & Putt Championship – Sub-Regional Qualifier | August 26

The Slammer & Squire is hosting the sub-regional qualifier for the 2018 Drive, Chip & Putt Championship on Saturday, August 26th. Players who advance will go on to compete at the Regional Qualifier at TPC Sawgrass on September 16th. Come enjoy the fun and watch the kids compete. Visit www.drivechipandputt.com for more information.

Location: Slammer & Squire Golf Course

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BINGO Night at Slammer & Squire | August 27

Join us for BINGO at the Slammer & Squire’s Legends Grille, beginning at 6PM. Dinner will begin at 5PM. Open to the Public. Please make reservations by contacting (904) 940-6117. For more information, visit www.golfwgv.com/legends-grille.

Location: Legends Grille at the Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

View Website | Reservation: (904) 940-6117

Summer Twilight Series at Slammer & Squire | August 30

Join us for our Summer Twilight Series at the Slammer & Squire. This will be a fun and social 9-hole shotgun event starting at 5:30 pm. There will be some light appetizers and cocktail tastings on the course all while you play golf. The deadline to register is Sunday, August 27th.

Location: Slammer & Squire Golf Course

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Inhumans, IMAX 2D TV Series | August 31

The first two episodes of Inhumans will debut exclusively in IMAX on August 31st, which kicks off a two-week theatrical run. In this series, an isolated community of superhumans fight to protect themselves. Black Bolt and his Royal Family, Medusa, Karnak, Gorgon, Triton, Crystal, Maximus the Mad and Lockjaw, try to protect the city of Attilan from enemies within and outside. The first two episodes of The Inhumans will debut in IMAX before debuting on ABC TV this fall.

Location: IMAX World Golf Village

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Friday Night Live at Renaissance Resort | September 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

The weekly Friday Night Live events begin at 5:30 p.m. with a complimentary chef-inspired hors d’oeuvre and mixologist’s choice cocktail served until 6 p.m. Happy hour drink prices are from 5-7 p.m. with live music from 6-8 p.m. Entertainers include Deron Baker (9/1), Clay Benjamin (9/8), Pierre Kendrick (9/15), Cap’ns Jack & Roger (9/22) and Billy Buchanan (9/29).

Location: Renaissance Resort

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, IMAX Hollywood Film | September 21 - 28

Kingsman: The Secret Service introduced the world to Kingsman — an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In Kingsman: The Golden Circle, our heroes face a new challenge. When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, their journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US called Statesman, dating back to the day they were both founded. In a new adventure that tests their agents’ strength and wits to the limit, these two elite secret organizations band together to defeat a ruthless common enemy, in order to save the world, something that’s becoming a bit of a habit for Eggsy.

Location: IMAX World Golf Village

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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! | September 23

Receive free admission to the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, September 23 as part of Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! Be sure to register through the magazine’s website at www.SmithsonianMag.com/MuseumDay and bring your ticket to the Hall of Fame to take advantage of the free admission. #MuseumDayLive

Location: The World Golf Hall of Fame

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World Golf Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Ceremony | September 26

The World Golf Hall of Fame will induct five new Members into the Hall on September 26 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The five Inductees include Davis Love III, Meg Mallon, Lorena Ochoa Reyes, Ian Woosnam, and the late Henry Longhurst. The ceremony will be broadcast live starting at 7PM on Golf Channel. For more details, visit www.worldgolfhalloffame.org.

Location: The World Golf Hall of Fame

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Summer Twilight Series at Slammer & Squire | September 27

Join us for our Summer Twilight Series at the Slammer & Squire. This will be a fun and social 9-hole shotgun event starting at 5:30 pm. There will be some light appetizers and cocktail tastings on the course all while you play golf. The deadline to register is Sunday, September 24th.

Location: Slammer & Squire Golf Course

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American Made, IMAX Hollywood Film | September 28 – October 5

Barry Seal, a TWA pilot, is recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America and soon finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States. The operation spawns the birth of the Medellin cartel and almost brings down the Reagan White House. Stay tuned for more details on www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: IMAX World Golf Village

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All You Can Play After 5:00pm | Now through September 30

After 5:00 pm, play as many holes as you can before it gets dark! Play the King & Bear for only $49* and the Slammer & Squire for only $39*. Call (904) 940-6088 to book your tee times now.

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Reservation: (904) 940-6088

First Responders Special | Now through September 30

We invite those who protect and serve to play for twilight rates all day! Play the Slammer & Squire for $49* and the King & Bear for $59* all day, every day. Call (904) 940-6088 to book your tee time.

Location: Slammer & Squire Golf Course

View Website | Reservation: (904) 940-6088

Happy Hour at Slammer & Squire or King & Bear | Every day

Join us for Happy Hour every day from 4-7PM at the Slammer & Squire or King & Bear. Enjoy $3 draft beers, $4 house wines and $5 well liquor drinks. Visit www.golfwgv.com for more information.

Location: Slammer & Squire or King & Bear

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Family Golf | Every day

Parents, bring your child to the course with you! Play the King & Bear or the Slammer & Squire after twilight and bring up to three children (17-and-under) to play for free. Call (904) 940-6088 to book your tee time. *One child per cart. Twilight time varies.

Location: Slammer & Squire or King & Bear

Reservation: (904) 940-6088

World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

Home to North Florida’s largest screen (70 feet wide and five stories high), the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater is the most unique movie-going experience. Crystal-clear images combined with IMAX’s powerful digital sound create an unforgettable IMAX Experience. Immerse yourself in the most entertaining and educational documentaries as well as Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters.

Location: One World Golf Place, St. Augustine, FL 32092

View Website | Reservation: 904-940-4133

St. Augustine Alligator Farm

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park began in the late nineteenth century as a small exhibition of Florida reptiles and became a quintessential Florida attraction. Today it functions as a modern zoo serving the public and the scientific community with educational shows and exhibits, important research and worldwide conservation efforts. The Alligator Farm’s history as an attraction and an accredited zoo is nearly as exciting as zipping across the Alligator Lagoon on Crocodile Crossing, the park’s thrilling new zip-line attraction.

Location: 999 Anastasia Blvd. St. Augustine, FL 32080

View Website | Reservation: 904-824-3337

Ripley's Believe It or Not

Ripley’s Odditorium in beautiful St. Augustine Florida is proud to be the very first permanent Ripley’s attraction! Set in a beautiful historic castle, Ripley’s houses over three floors of family friendly fun! We not only have over 800 fun, interactive and totally bizarre exhibits, we house some of Robert Ripley’s original collection!

Location: 19 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084

View Website | Reservation: 904-824-1606

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