The Indianapolis Colts “Foyt Family Wines” Inaugural Golf Classic
Presented by BullWear® Is Set for May 22 at The Brickyard Crossing

Proceeds To Benefit The Healing Place

INDIANAPOLIS May 2, 2012 – Football, auto racing and golf? The inaugural Indianapolis Colts “Foyt Family Wines” Golf Classic presented by BullWear® offers sports fans a unique opportunity to fraternize with celebrity athletes while enjoying one of America’s favorite pastimes.

Foyt Family Wines owners Larry Foyt and A.J. Foyt IV will host the inaugural golf tournament at the Brickyard Crossing golf course on Tuesday, May 22nd. The Foyt Family, including 4-time Indy 500 winner A.J. Foyt who will be making a special appearance, along with several IndyCar drivers and celebrity guests, will be helping to raise money for The Healing Place, one of the nation’s most effective long-term, social model recovery programs.

Public registration for this event is limited. Golfers interested in participating can register online at foytwines.com/foytgolf. Onsite registration for this exclusive golf scramble begins at 7 a.m. with the shotgun start kicking off at 8 a.m. A foursome for the outing is $1,300, which includes green fees and four tickets to the Foyt Family Wines “Wine Down” reception immediately following the scramble.  All (100%) of the proceeds from the event’s silent auction will also be donated to The Healing Place.

“I am very excited to have the Indianapolis Colts and BullWear’s support of the Foyt Family Wines Golf Classic during Indy 500 week. Seeing all of the support from these different entities coming together to help raise funds for The Healing Place is pretty cool. We hope to start a lasting tradition synonymous with the 500 mile race,” said Foyt IV.

This event is sponsored by Foyt Family Wines, the Indianapolis Colts, BullWear, Fresh Marketing, The Brickyard Crossing, Fuzzy’s Vodka, The Healing Place, The J Wagner Group, Huddles Frozen Yogurt, and Deuce Brand.

The Healing Place, Inc. is a non-profit organization that was formed to reach the homeless, offer recovery for the addicted, and help restore productive lives. Founded as a homeless shelter in 1969, The Healing Place has become one of the nation's most effective, long-term social model recovery programs. For more information, please visit www.thehealingplace.org.

About The Foyt Family Wines Golf Classic

The Foyt Family Wines Golf Classic is a charity golf event that is produced by Fresh Marketing during the week preceding the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. Celebrities participate to raise money for the charity partner. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to The Healing Place. For additional questions regarding sponsorship or registration please contact Chris Beaty at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .