NAVSTA Great Lakes - Veterans Memorial Golf Course

Dedicated to our Military Members -
Proudly open to the Public!

Online Reservations
Schedule your tee time online today!

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The Veterans Memorial Golf Course is home to a picturesque 18-hole layout that provides an enjoyable challenge for all skill levels. Practice facilities include a driving range with natural grass tee stations and a putting green. A beautiful clubhouse with a golf shop and a restaurant complements the golf course aesthetics, making Willow Glen one of the finest facilities in the Navy!

Permanent weekend tee times
Applications are being accepted for permanent tee times Saturday and Sunday mornings. Permanent tee times only will be issued to complete foursomes. There is a one-time fee charged for each player.

Leagues and outings
Prime dates are available for leagues and group outings for the 2018 season. Contact the Golf Shop at 847-688-4593 for course availability and information before the calendar begins to fill.

The Veterans Memorial Golf Course is also home to Buckley’s Restaurant and Lounge. Stop by Buckley’s Restaurant located overlooking the golf course and enjoy a delicious lunch. It’s the hot spot to eat during the golfing months, offering a complete lunch menu between 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cocktails, appetizers and a limited food menu are available afternoons and evenings. Service with a smile is always on the menu, as well as tasty lunch entrees such as burgers or wraps. Make Buckley’s a regular stop on your weekly lunch tours!

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Saturday, August 31, 2019


Bourbon Pairing Class

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Community Recreation

Friday, September 6, 2019


Ladies Golf Night

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Community Recreation

Sunday, September 15, 2019


Foot Golf

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Community Recreation