Houston Events


The Houston event, now one of the largest in the country, is the cornerstone of GAC. It consists of a gala dinner and auction on Saturday night followed by two days of golf on Sunday and Monday. The tournaments take place on five Kingwood Country Club golf courses and draw participants from all over the world. The Houston GAC event always takes place the weekend before Thanksgiving (enter that date on your calendar!). In its 21st year, the 2017 events are as follows.  In its 19th year, the 2015 event will be held on the following dates:

Schedule of Events

1Gala0025Saturday, November 18, 2017

5:00 p.m. –Golfers Against Cancer Dinner/Auction and Casino

Night for Cancer Research will be held at the Humble Civic Center.

See the GAC web site for other details.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Celebrity ProAm Golf Tournament for Diamond and Platinum
Corporate Sponsors and Mike Longpré ProAm $5,000 Patrons at the Clubs of Kingwood. Registration starts at 9:00 a.m., shotgun start at 11:00 a.m. Course assignments to be announced.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Ireland Trip

Main event at the Clubs of Kingwood and Mike Longpré ProAm.

Course assignments to be announced.

Register for the main tournament at Kingwood Country Club starting at 8:00 a.m., with 10:00 a.m. shotgun start.

Registration for the Longpré $25,000 ProAm, with a $10,000 pro payout for first place, begins at 8:00 a.m. At Deerwood Club with a 10:00 a.m. Shotgun start.   Dinner and awards following play, for all players at Kingwood Country Club.