Mountain Air Country Club to Sponsor Parkway Playhouse Golf Tournament

Burnsville’s Mountain Air Country Club continues to live up to their philanthropic reputation by partnering with the historic Parkway Playhouse to hold a Golf Tournament on Saturday April 30, 2016.  Registration will start at 11:00am followed by a 12:00pm shotgun start.

The Golf Tournament

Mountain Air Country Club has been described by Links magazine as “one of the most dramatic and naturally conceived courses in the country”.   This unique Scott Pool designed 18 hole course spans 6400 yards.  It is located at 4600 feet above sea level and features stunning views and, over the course of play, 900 feet of elevation change.

Golfers can register as a team or as an individual (who will be put onto a team) by contacting the Mountain Air Country Club Pro Shop at 828-682-4600 or by downloading, filling in and then mailing the form available here before April 23rd.  

The entry fee is $100 per player and includes golf and a “goodie bag”.  

The proceeds from the tournament will benefit Parkway Playhouse, the 70 -year-old Theatre Company located in Burnsville.  

Hole sponsorships are available for $100 per hole. Email for more information.

Play and StayNu Wray

Parkway Playhouse has also partnered with the Nu Wray Inn to offer weekend packages for golfers who would like to make a weekend of the event. 

The Nu Wray Inn is an historic Bed and Breakfast Inn located on Burnsville’s Town Square. Accommodations include spacious rooms, multiple dining options, as well as walking distance to restaurants and shops in Burnsville’s downtown area.

Friday / Saturday Package (Stay Friday  / Play Saturday)
Lodging and Meals for two at the historic Nu Wray Inn – $149 plus tax
* Friday night lodging (two people in one room)
* All-you-can-eat family style dinner for two (beer and wine available for purchase, gratuity not included)
* Breakfast for two at 9am Saturday morning

Saturday / Sunday Package (Play Saturday / Stay Saturday)
Lodging and Meals for two at the historic Nu Wray Inn – $149 plus tax
*Saturday night lodging (two people in one room)
* Two BBQ dinner plates and two drink tickets for a beer or glass of wine (gratuity not included)
* Breakfast for two at 9am Sunday morning 

Both packages include  two Flex Passes good for admission to a 2016 mainstage show.

The “Stay” portion of these Packages can be booked by contacting the Nu Wray Inn at 828-682-2329.  

Remember to also call Mountain Air Country Club Pro Shop at 828-682-4600 to register for “Play”.

For more information about Parkway Playhouse’s performances, auditions, or education programs please call 828-682-4285 or visit


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Parkway Playhouse, located in the Appalachian town of Burnsville, NC, is a haven of theatre talent. While people come to the mountains to get away, Parkway Playhouse is a natural gathering place to connect. Likewise, we are an extension of traditional mountain talents: singing, dancing, and, foremost, storytelling. By giving rise to energetic new voices and through a wide variety of plays and musicals, we invite our audience into experiences that are thought-provoking, adventurous, and entertaining. Together we reimagine the world in every live performance, creating dynamic conversations that last far beyond the curtain call. This blog is will feature stories, helpful information, insight and features about the performances.

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