ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Eddie Biedenbach Celebrity Golf Classic will be held at the Grove Park Inn on Tuesday, Aug. 28. The tournament is being presented by Parsec Financial and the Grove Park Inn.


A round of golf for one player is $500 with all the proceeds going to the UNC Asheville Student-Athlete Scholarship Fund. Benefits include meeting and playing golf with celebrities, lunch and an awards reception after the tourney.


Player benefits also include two tickets to the "Night With The Legends" on Monday, Aug. 27 at Kimmel Arena, Wilma Sherrill Center on the UNC Asheville campus. The event lasts from 6-9 p.m. Celebrities scheduled to come include Rod Brind'Amour, Bobby Cremins, Woody Durham, Alvin Gentry, Darren Holmes, Brad Johnson, Sidney Lowe, Billy Packer, Buzz Peterson and Les Robinson.


Registration for golf will begin on Aug. 28 at 9 a.m. with a shot-gun start at 11 a.m. There will be an awards reception at 5:30 p.m. at the Janice W. Brumit Pisgah House on the UNC Asheville campus.


For more information, contact Donna Peek at 828-232-5655 or email at You can also download a registration form at the top of the page.