Event Information

2021 Event Information

Date:  Monday, August 2, 2021
Location:  The Detroit Golf Club, 17911 Hamilton Rd., Detroit, MI

During this unprecedented time, we thank you for your continued support of the Paul W. Smith Golf Classic benefiting children’s charities. We are full swing ahead for our 18th annual event on August 2nd at the beautiful Detroit Golf Club. More importantly, 55,000 Detroit area youth served by Detroit PAL, The Children’s Foundation, The Children’s Center and Variety of Detroit will benefit!


8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration, Driving Range, Breakfast available
10:00 a.m. North Course Shotgun
10:30 a.m. South Course Shotgun
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Lunch served on the course at the Halfway House and outside the sunporch at the Clubhouse. Refreshments available on the course
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Reception and Awards Presentation on the Clubhouse patio

Tournament Guidelines

The tournament committee reserves the right to limit the number of years a team is allowed to win the Paul W. Smith Golf Classic to a total of two consecutive years.

Detroit Golf Club Dress Code

No jeans of any type or color, No spandex, No tennis attire or warm-ups on the golf courses, No changing clothes or shoes in the parking lots, No hats on the first floor (men only), All hats worn bill forward, Men's shirts must have collars and sleeves, All shirts must be tucked in, Women's shirts without sleeves must have a collar, No tube, halter or tank tops, Bermuda length shorts only, No long, baggy shorts.

Detroit Golf Club Smoking Policy

As a courtesy reminder, the entire Detroit Golf Club clubhouse, as well as external dining and service areas of the club, are in compliance with the state of Michigan non-smoking policy. The required non-smoking signs have been posted and all ashtrays and other smoking paraphernalia and receptacles have been removed. Detroit Golf Club has established a dedicated area within the appropriate distance from the clubhouse and service areas where smoking is allowed (no services are allowed in this area).

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

*All times are tentative and subject to change