It’s Golf Day!

What you need to knowCheck in opens 7 a.m.

Last Change to purchase Golf Tournament EXTRA’S Putting Contest, Ball Drop and Super Ticket

Getting on base instructions:

Easy Pass form for Civilian Access for Tournament (Easy Pass) DEADLINE was AUGUST 10, 2023 11PM.

We suggest you allow an extra 30 minutes

for your travel time as the Vandergrift entrance to the base gets backed up early morning with military and civilian works using this gate for commuting to work.

How to enter the base: All civilian guests/golfers must enter at the San Luis Rey Gate (Vandergrift Far Right Hand Lane) where you will show your driver’s license for entrance. Please make sure the name submitted for easy pass base access is the same as your driver’s license or you will be turned away at the gate.

Emergency Number to call 760.917.6439 and will be available from 7 am to 8:30

Tournament LOCATION:Marine Memorial Golf Course
Bldg. 18415 Golf Course Road
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055
Office: 760-763-7869
Pro Shop: 760-725-4653

Please find directions to Marine Memorial Golf Course below:
Directions from I-5:
Take Highway 76 East. Turn left on College Blvd.  At the “T” intersection, turn right on North River Road/Vandegrift Blvd. Stay on Vandegrift and go towards the San Luis Rey Gate, please use the far right lane. Pass the Paintball field on your left. Turn left onto 4th Street. Turn left on Golf Course Road.
Directions from I-I5:
Take Highway 76 West towards Oceanside. Turn right on North River Road (two miles past Bonsall). Turn right onto Vandegrift Blvd. Go towards the San Luis Rey Gate, please use the far right lane. Pass the Paintball field on your left. Turn left onto 4th Street. Turn left on Golf Course Road

Marine Memorial Golf Course is a unique and fun course with lots of history, If you want to read up before you play click here

Tournament schedule:

07:00 – Player registration/Practice Range Opens, Sign in, get your grab bag, purchase Golf Extras if you haven’t and goodies
07:45 – Putting Contest (chance to win a brand new Taylor Made Putter)
08:25 – Pledge of Allegiance
08:30 – 13:30 GOLF Shotgun Start (4 Person Scramble Best Ball): 

Immediately Following Tournament Play – Ball Drop, Conversation, Laughter and No host Cocktails, Dinner/Awards Banquet, bidder winner’s table, prizes, trophy table, announcements, Winning Trophy Presentation, about Tala Paulo closing remarks and thank you’s

If you bid in the silent auction, the auction ended Wednesday night (Aug 23) and winning bid emails with payment instructions went out, hopefully you received it and paid online, if not just go to the awards table to verify.

Finally, we’d like to thank, the Paulo family, our golfers, generous sponsors, active duty military personnel, retired veterans, golf course staff, all the volunteers (Brother Knights, Mission San Luis Rey Parish, Samoan Community) and city council members whose donation of time and treasure are truly appreciated and we could not have organized this event without you. The Knights of Columbus 1st Annual “MSgt Tuputala (Tala) Paulo Memorial” Charity Golf Tournament“, is ready to Tee off we hope you will have lots of fun and consider coming back next year, stay tuned!

Sometimes, being with your friends and golfing is all the therapy you need 🙂

Thank you

Knights of Columbus #3162 Oceanside, Golf Committee