The Annika driven by Gainbridge at Pelican is a Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) tournament held annually at the Pelican Golf Club in Belleair. The Pelican Golf Club has hired Outlyr (a professional event company) to manage this event. While the Town of Belleair is involved with permitting, public safety, and communications, this is not a town-sponsored event.
As a part of the required permitting process, the Annika driven by Gainbridge at Pelican must apply to the Town of Belleair Commission for a Major Event Special Relief Permit each year. Public input is encouraged at both Commission hearings on the event.
The 2023 Annika driven by Gainbridge will take place on Monday, November 6 to Sunday, November 12. Per Belleair’s special event permitting process, the tournament applied for a Major Event Special Relief Permit from the Commission for relief from a few of Belleair’s local ordinances. This application was heard and approved at two public hearings: