About 5 year(s) ago by Hotel The 2012 Toshiba Classic will take place March 12th-18that the Newport Beach Country Club in Newport Beach, CA, just down the road from Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa. Featuring such golf greats as Fred Couples, Jay Haas, and 2011 Toshiba Classic Champion Nick Price, the charity tournament has become an Orange County, CA golf staple. This whirlwind week of golf also boasts a plethora of special events such as the beloved Breakfast with a Champion and the Classic Pro-Am. Golf enthusiasts are also encouraged to join the Player’s Club, which provides a unique opportunity to join the tournament for special events throughout the year. Your membership fee gives you access to VIP Hospitality on the 18th Green, Players Club Golf Series, and VIP Players Night & Charity Auction among other events. Player’s Club or not, the Toshiba Classic gives visitors the chance to closely watch the golf game of some of the most talented professional players. 2011’s Toshiba Classic raised over $1 million dollars for the Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center located at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, and this year proceeds are set to benefit the same center. One day tickets are available at the gate for $25.00 and information on higher access passes is available at www.toshibaclassic.com. Golf can be giving, so make your plans to watch the tournament today!