(San Leandro, CA, USA)
Here's my thought. We begin the mystery with the "scene of the crime" being where everyone checks in for the tournament. We give each foursome an overview of the characters, each of the characters having some type of motive.
On every other hole, each foursome gets an envelope from someone dressed as one of the characters in the mystery. The character(s) could verbally give some information and will hand each foursome an envelope. Some envelopes will have clues and some will be empty, therefore, every foursome will not have the same exact clues. When they turn in their scorecard, the foursome also turns in their guess for "Whodunnit".
Now that I have an idea of the framework for how this could work, do you have any ideas on how I might adapt a murder mystery to fit? The golf tournament is a fundraiser taking place at a country club and is being sponsored by a local Rotary Club. The event is in September
Got any ideas?
Hmmm. Interesting challenge - it will be interesting to see how the golf tournament and the murder mystery mix.
Mysteries-on-the-Net do have a golf-themed murder mystery (Murder is the Par For the Course) and I'm thinking if you can use that somehow.
I can think of two options - one is that you take the mystery game files and chop them up into clues, which you hand out as you describe.
The other is that you have six volunteers to play the six suspects, and your golfers get to interview/interrogate them over the course of the match. (One suspect could be at one hole, another at another.)
Anyway, those are my immediate thoughts.
Click here to go to the Mysteries on the Net site and learn more about Murder is Par for the Course.
Comments for Need to adapt a mystery to be part of a golf tournament
Click here to add your own comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your murder mystery party questions.
Vanished in Vegas - for 15-20 guests
Here's my suggested quick route through the site:
Step 1 - Go to Choosing a Game to choose the game that suits your party best.
Step 2 - Review the Tips for Hosts for helpful advice.
Step 3 - If you want to keep up to date with the latest murder mystery game news, click on my What's New page.
Step 4 - Once you've had your party - tell me how it went! Click here to tell me your murder mystery party story.
Mar 29, 23 09:42 AM
Mar 21, 23 09:57 AM
Mar 12, 23 03:47 PM