Golf Fund


Touchstone Golf leases and operates Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Golf Course located within Lady Bird Johnson Park under the direction of the City of Fredericksburg.

Goals and Objectives

  • To continue to provide the best municipal golf experience in Texas while keeping golf affordable
  • To preserve the game of golf and increase participation in the sport by men and women and kids
  • To continue to develop our youth golf program through partnerships with local schools, non-profits and other area golf courses
  • To attract outside events and tournaments to Fredericksburg, adding to the local economy

Golf Operational Review and Management

  • Touchstone Golf began operating the golf course on January 1, 2018
  • Lease extension pending approval (2023-2028)

What that means for the budget

  • The budget presented has a several new proposed capital improvement projects at the golf course that will be funded out of golf course operations and not the general fund.
  • Touchstone Golf has developed an operational budget which will produce $1.8 - $2.0 million in revenue off of 32,000 rounds of golf played, resulting in net earnings, Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization (EBITDA) of $400,000-$500,000 which can be reinvested into the property.

Golf Staffing - None (Managed by Touchstone Golf)