Family Golf Day

Family Golf Day, Saturday, Sept. 30

A golfing good time for the whole family!

Saturday, Sept. 30
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
John & Judy Gay Library • 6861 Eldorado Pkwy.

Byron Nelson Legacy

The Byron Nelson Tournament, established in 1968, celebrates the life and legacy of namesake Byron Nelson. Mr. Nelson, known for his golf achievements, was also a humanitarian dedicated to his community. He donated time, talents, and funds to assist those in need.

The McKinney Public Library will have a collection of memorabilia celebrating Mr. Nelson's life on display during the Family Golf Day.


Tickets and Parking


Registration is not required for this event, but we would love to know you are coming!

Register for Family Golf Day

Parking Information

Parking is available at the John & Judy Gay Library. Overflow parking is available throughout Gabe Nesbitt Community Park.



All events are drop-in and are available from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. unless otherwise noted.



Byron Nelson MemorabiliaLearn about Byron Nelson’s legacy, view memorabilia from his career over the years, and meet tournament staff.
Youth Golf GamesTest your skills or try out a new sport! Kids of all ages are welcome to get hands-on golfing experience.
Presented by First Tee of Greater Dallas
Adult Putting ContestAdults can test their golf skills in a putting contest!
Presented by Oak Hollow Golf Course
Robot & Golf DemoCheck out robotics built by local students!
Presented by Mercenary Robotics
Little ExplorersDrop in for a pre-K STEAM program! We will use different materials and slopes to explore what happens when you change different features of a golf course. (Ages 3 - 5)
Presented by McKinney Public Library
Mad ScienceStop in for a sampling of STEAM programming! In this activity we will use different materials to build a tower strong enough to hold the weight of a golf ball, while also making it as tall as possible. (Grades K - 5)
Presented by McKinney Public Library
LEGO ChallengeTest out your engineering skills with LEGOs to create hazards, obstacles, and pathways as we design a mini golf course! (All Ages)
Presented by McKinney Public Library
Fun, Games, and Food!Inflatables, outdoor games, food, and more!
Food trucks: