The Maine State Golf Association is proud to be celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and to kick things off we're hosting a centennial gala at the historic U.S. Custom House in downtown Portland, ME on May 17. The event will feature hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, live music, and a silent auction to benefit the MSGA Scholarship Fund. Don't miss this chance to help us celebrate a century of promoting and fostering the game of golf here in Maine. See below for complete details on this exciting event.








Cost: There is a suggested donation of $20 at the event.


Parking: There is plenty of on-street parking in the Old Port that is first-come, first-served. There is also a parking garage within one block of the Custom House, located at 25 Pearl Street.


Entrance: Attendees are advised that the only entrance for this event is on the Fore Street side of the building. The doors on the Commercial Street side of the building will not be open for our event.


Silent Auction: We have an amazing assortment of items to bid on at the event, with all proceeds going to support  the MSGA Scholarship Fund, which to date has given more than  $1.5 million to deserving Maine students with a passion  for golf. We have rounds of golf, tickets to major sporting events, household goods, and everything else in between.


Music: Local favorite Dan Merrill will be performing during the gala.


RSVP: All persons interested in attending must RSVP to


Centennial Book: We will be unveiling our new book, The Game Has Come to StayThe Evolution of the Maine State Golf Association. which showcases the first century of the MSGA, its players and its courses. The hardcover book, which features color photos from across the state and the century, will be available for purchase for $40. Click here for more information or to purchase your copy.