Faldo & Friends™ Celebrity Golf and Tennis Tournament Benefiting City Harvest

Faldo & Friends™ Celebrity Golf and Tennis Tournament Benefiting City Harvest

Monday, August 23, 2021
Alpine Country Club, Demarest, New Jersey (Google Maps)

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Hosted by:
Sir Nick Faldo
Golf Chair, Geoffrey Zakarian
Tennis Chairs, Kerry Heffernan & Simon Kim
Culinary Chair, Alex Lee
Executive Producer, Herb Karlitz

The event will take place on Alpine Country Club’s beautiful and challenging A.W. Tillinghast course. Foursomes at the highest level will be joined by a chef, celebrity or sports personality for the round. Celebrity chefs will also join players on the tennis courts for drills and games. Throughout the day, celebrity chef menu items will be served on the course and on the courts. Guests will enjoy a breakfast chat, swapping stories and Q&A on this year’s golf season with Sir Nick FaldoIan Baker-Finch, and Frank Nobilo. The inaugural event featured Chefs Daniel Boulud, Michael Symon, Ming Tsai, and Todd English, among many more incredible personalities. The 2019 event was also featured on an episode of Days & Knights with Sir Nick, which aired on CBS Sports Network, and this year, the tournament will be featured in a special episode of Faldo Formula on the CBS Network, tentatively scheduled immediately before the telecast of the third round of the 2022 PGA Championship. In 2019, the inaugural event raised enough to feed more than 12,000 New Yorkers in need for a month!

To reserve tickets and packages, please fill out this form. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Rebecca Fontes, Director of Business Partnerships, at [email protected].

Celebrity Participants

Michael Anthony
Ian Baker-Finch
Emma Bengtsson
Daniel Boulud
Kenny Callaghan
Josh Capon
Len Cariou
Michael Cressotti
Michael Dorf
Josh “Shorty” Eden
Sir Nick Faldo
Andrew Friedman
Michael Ginor
David Green
Eric Haugen
Kerry Heffernan
Judy Kaye
James Kent
Simon Kim
Alex Lee
Todd Martin
Ed McFarland
Frank Nobilo
Reilly Opelka
Dominique Paulin
François Payard
Alfred Portale
CC Sabathia
Marcus Samuelsson
David Shim
Ron Straci
Håkan Swahn
Carlos Swepson
Geoffrey Zakarian


*Talent subject to change


Tickets and Packages

Celebrity Foursome Package(s) $12,500
Helps feed nearly 5,000 New Yorkers in need for a week

  • Each golf foursome will be joined by a fifth chef, celebrity or sports personality for the round on the magnificent 18-hole golf course with culinary and mixology stations along the way
  • Post-round cocktail reception featuring celebrity chef menu items


Golf Foursome Package(s) $8,000*

Helps feed more than 3,000 New Yorkers in need for a week

  • Each golf foursome will have access to the magnificent 18-hole golf course with culinary and mixology stations along the way
  • Post-round cocktail reception featuring celebrity chef menu items


Golf Single Player(s) $3,500*

Helps feed more than 3,200 families in need for a day

  • One spot in a foursome joined by a fifth chef, celebrity, or sports personality for the round on the magnificent 18-hole golf course with culinary and mixology stations along the way
  • Post-round cocktail reception featuring celebrity chef menu items


Tennis Single Player(s) $750 – SOLD OUT

Helps feed more than 2,000 New Yorkers in need for a day

  • One spot in the Tennis tournament joined by celebrity chefs for drills and games based on skill level’
  • Light bites and refreshments will be provided throughout the tournament by the chefs
  • Post-round cocktail reception featuring celebrity chef menu items


Tasting Reception Only Ticket(s) $1,000 – Limited Quantity

Helps feed 2,857 New Yorkers in need for a day

  • Access to the walk-around tasting reception (4–6:30pm) at Alpine Country Club, featuring celebrity chef menu items
  • For tasting reception only tickets, please contact [email protected]

*Limited availability. Please contact us if you’re interested in the Golf Foursome Package.


We hope you will join us on Monday, August 23 for a wonderful day of sporty fun and delicious food! To reserve tickets and packages, please fill out this form. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Rebecca Fontes, Director of Business Partnerships, at [email protected].

All participants in the Faldo & Friends Celebrity Golf and Tennis Tournament Benefiting City Harvest will be required to sign a liability waiver in order to play.

Ticket purchasers/donors acknowledge that the event may be cancelled, rescheduled or modified due to labor strikes, work stoppages, war, hostilities, national emergency, acts of God, natural disasters, epidemics/pandemics, government actions, power failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the event organizers. The event organizers will communicate any safety guidelines to ticket purchasers/donors prior to their attending the event. If it is deemed unsafe or not possible to hold the event, this information will be communicated in a timely manner. 

If the event is cancelled, ticket purchasers/donors may choose to receive a full refund of the package price, or have the price of their package applied towards a future City Harvest event or donation to City Harvest. If the event is rescheduled, ticket purchasers/donors will be notified of new event date and may choose to attend or transfer their package to another individual in their place. Event will take place rain or shine.