The Augusta Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Intrust Bank, is hosting its annual Golf Open at the Augusta Country Club Saturday, Aug. 17.

The cash prize for the top team is $500. Second-place prize is $300, third-place prize is $200. The teams will consist of four golfers competing in an 18-hole scramble.

Other contests that will have prizes include Closest to Pin, Closest to the Line, Longest Putt and Longest Drive.

Registration will be from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. that Saturday. The first session will begin at 8:30. The player’s lunch is scheduled from noon to 1:30 p.m. Registration for the second session will be from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Anyone interested in competing at the Golf Open may contact the Augusta Chamber at 775-6339 or send an email to