17th & Final KGHF Classic Tennis & Bocce by the Lake
Sept 14th & 15th, 2018
|This fun-filled event, hosted by Walley Lightbody will bring together a variety of tennis competitors, bocce players, and local tennis celebrities, in an effort to celebrate the game and benefit our community. The event is raising funds for essential, life-saving cardiac equipment and cardiac rehabilitation services serving the interior of BC.
Friday, Sept. 14th – The action gets underway at 4:00 p.m. with top level competition featuring top ladies doubles. The Opening Ceremonies kick off at 6:00pm and include performances by the Kelowna Pipe Band, Jazz Vocalist Kinga Heming and Opera Star Alexandra Babel. Beer, wine and hors d’ouevres are available as you watch some of the incredible exhibition matches takes place!
Saturday, Sept 15th – Saturday is game day! Tennis for all levels of play will take place at the Okanagan Mission Tennis club. The Bocce Ball tournament takes place ‘on the grass by the Lake’ Saturday at noon. The evening wraps up at the Coast Capri Hotel where we will celebrate our honourees and enjoy some live musical entertainment. The infamous silent auction will be bigger and better than ever and, again this year, we will be selling raffle tickets for vacation getaways.
Tennis Player registrations are now sold out but we hope you’ll join us for Friday’s Opening Ceremonies or Saturday’s Banquet Dinner.