Button Hole Reopens Following March Fire, Coronavirus Concerns

Button Hole Golf Course in Providence has re-opened following a fire in March and coronavirus restrictions in the City of Providence. 

“Button Hole’s driving range and course are now open!! Proof of Rhode Island residency is required. Face masks are mandatory (except when on the course or driving range). Social distancing of at least 6 feet is required,”  wrote Button Hole on Facebook. 

As of May 18, the Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. , with the last bucket being sold at 6:30 p.m. and the last tee time at 6 p.m. 

No rental clubs or carts are available. 

RIGA offices catch fire. No one was hurt. PHOTO: RIGA Facebook

Fire at Button Hole 

As GolfNewsRI reported, back in early March, the Rhode Island Golf Association’s (RIGA) at Button Hole caught fire resulting in severe damage. 

After an investigation, it was revealed that a garbage barrel outside of the building caught fire. 

The flames then spread to the building. 

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