23rd Annual Buddy Dewar Golf Classic

logo-mission-inn-resort.pngMarch 20, 2017

Mission Inn Resort and Club

10400 County Road 48

Howey-in-the-Hills, FL 34737 




The two signature 18-hole courses at Mission Hill offer a truly remarkable golf experience—hills that roll and pitch, mature pine and magnolia trees that tower, eagles and ospreys that fly overhead.

The registration fee includes green fees, cart rental, golf course refreshments, range balls, an opportunity for a hole in one “Grand Prize,” lunch buffet, and of course lots of networking. The tournament will be best ball foursome, scramble format. Prizes will be awarded for: First Place Foursome, Second Place Foursome, Bazooka Ball Launcher and the ever popular “Hit the Ball in the Raft!"

Golf will begin with a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m.


Skeet and Trap Shooting

If golf is not for you, test your shooting skills at the skeet and trap shooting tournament.

Skeet shooters will travel by bus to Gey Ranch (approximately a 10-minute commute), where they will participate in 2-3 rounds each, including Flurry rounds. Guns will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own gun if you prefer. All targets, shells, ear and eye protection will be provided.


Introducing our 2017 Champion of the Industry



Bruce Faust
Fire Marshal, Orange County


Bruce Faust has served as the Fire Marshal for the Orange County Fire Rescue Department since 2013, following a 29-year career with the Washington DC Fire and EMS Department, where he rose through the ranks to Deputy Fire Chief. He served his last seven years as the Assistant Fire Marshal and Chief Fire Marshal before relocating to Florida.

Fire Marshal Faust has been involved with Habitat for Humanity and promoting fire sprinklers in the new homes they are building in his county. He made it possible to have an existing Habitat home to be retro fitted recently. Fire Marshal Faust also for the last few years has participated in the Orange County Experience, which includes dignitaries and future politicians, where he always has a side-by-side sprinkler demo and finishes with an educational segment on life safety including fire sprinklers. Fire Marshal Faust is active with the FFSA and the Florida Fire Sprinkler Coalition.

Hotel Reservation Information

Hotel reservations can be made by calling Mission Inn at 800-874-9053. Room rates start at $121.00+ per night. Reference room block “FFSA GOLF.” All reservations must be made prior to February 26th, 2017.

Register EARLY — limited number of rooms!