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Golf Ball Drop

The Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with Riverside Country Club again this year (2017) to offer area residents and visitors an opportunity to win some great prizes by purchasing a golf ball (or several)! Tickets will be available soon. Entry fee is $10 per ball. No limit on the amount of balls purchased.

2017 Grand Prize: $2,000 CASH

donated by Barnes Baker Automotive

2nd Prize: $500 CASH


On Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 6:00pm, participants can gather at Riverside Country Club, 9 1/2 Town & Country Lane, Trenton, MO 64683 to watch all the golf balls purchased be dropped from the air onto a designated area of the golf course. The ball drop will take place at 6:00pm.

Golfers can enter a par 3 tournament that day. There will be walking tacos available for purchase, swimming and games for the kids and night golf! More information will be forthcoming in the next few weeks.

The Rules

a. Entry fee for the ball drop is $10 per golf ball. Discounted bundles may be offered at discretion of sponsors. No limit on the number of balls purchased.
b. Drop will take place at 6:00pm on August 12, 2017 at Riverside Country Club, 9 1/2 Town & Country Ln, Trenton, MO 64683. Should the event being canceled for any reason, it will be rescheduled for another day.
c. Entrants ages 18 and up will receive a numbered ticket corresponding to the number listed on each ball they have purchased. Balls will be placed randomly in a container and taken up in the air to be dropped. At the designated time (6:00 pm), the balls will be dropped in the designated location at the golf course located at Riverside Country Club. The winner is determined by the ball landing in the hole. If more than one ball lands in the hole, the grand prize winner will be the ball lying at the bottom. If no ball lands in the hole, the winner will be determined by measuring the distance from the center of the hole to the nearest ball.
d. Prizes will be announced before the date of the event.
e. Event is sponsored by Trenton Area Chamber of Commerce and Riverside Country Club.