Great Plains Golf Expo provides hands-on experience for golfers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Great Plains Golf Expo is Saturday and Sunday at the Sioux Falls Convention Center when the Summit League basketball tournament is going on. There will be about 30 vendors set up inside the Convention Center for the expo.

Whenever someone walks in the door to the golf expo, they will get a putter for a putting contest. This will happen on both days. Various companies will offer free golf lessons for 15 minutes as well. Golfers are encouraged to try out different clubs at various booths. A driving range will be set up for that.

The expo will be Saturday from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM and Sunday from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM. It costs $5 per person to enter. Children who are 12 years old or younger get in for free. There will be inflatables set up for kids at the expo. If a golfer has a ticket for the Summit League tournament and brings it to the golf expo, then they will receive a discount.