Las Vegas, Nev. (Aug. 13, 2016)–Well, it doesn’t get much better than this. Las Vegas’ PGA TOUR event, the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, is offering an unlimited drinks option in the new PKWY Tavern area for the upcoming tournament Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2016 at TPC Summerlin. That’s right, all the beer and wine (and sodas for the kids) you can drink for only $99 per day. There are plenty of other ticket deals and options available including the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Night of Induction and the free Sunday ticket offer. –By Brian Hurlburt.
The Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our 22 locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate.Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The Vegas PGA Tour tournament helps raise funds and awareness for the hospital and the good work they do.
Here is a list of many of the different ticket deals and special events that surround the annual tournament.
PKWY Tavern Patio on 17: $99 Unlimited Beer, Wine, Water, Soda
New to the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open this year! Enjoy unlimited beer, wine, water and soft drinks as you take in the beauty of the 17th Hole as tee shots from the world’s best golfers land just feet away from your seat. The PKWY Tavern Patio on 17 is open Thursday-Sunday.
Summer Sunday – Free Sunday Ticket:
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is offering the chance to take in an entire weekend of tournament action for the price of a one-day ticket with its Summer Sunday promotion. From now through September 21, fans can receive a complimentary Sunday ticket with the purchase of a Saturday ticket.
Complimentary Tickets for Police, Fire, EMT and Military Personnel:
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open invites police, fire, EMT and active and retired military personnel to enjoy complimentary admission to the tournament grounds and The Hill.
From Thursday, November 3 through Sunday, November 6, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open will also treat first responders and military personnel to complimentary food and beverages inside its Birdies for the Brave Patriots’ Outpost located on the 9th green.
For more information, visit www.shrinershospitalsopen.com
Volunteer Registration Now Open:
Golf fans can get behind the ropes during the tournament by registering to volunteer. Volunteer registration is open now for $75. This fee helps to defray the tournament’s costs associated with each volunteer. The tournament is operated as a 501(c)3 charity and every available dollar is dedicated to the mission of raising awareness and money for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Volunteers can select the committees on which they would like to serve based on their areas of interest.
Returning or new volunteers will receive a package which includes a uniform consisting of a polo golf shirt, jacket, baseball cap or visor (straw hats are available for an additional charge), meals during shift, Volunteer Appreciation Party, tournament badge, commemorative gift, week-long tournament pass and an invite to the Volunteer After-Party.
To register as a volunteer, please visit www.shrinershospitalsopen.com/Volunteer.
Friday, Oct. 28
Each year the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honors the deep history of golf in Las Vegas when new inductees are enshrined during the Night of Induction. Earning induction into this Hall is among the highest honors a golfer with deep ties to Las Vegas can achieve.
Monday, Oct. 31
Each year, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open closes the course to the public on Monday of tournament week to host students for Clark County School District Day. Throughout the day, children rotate between various breakout areas, which feature curriculum focused on health and wellness, golf instruction, renewable energy and financial literacy.
Also taking place on Monday, University of Nevada Las Vegas alumnus and PGA TOUR professional Charley Hoffman will host the Charley Hoffman Foundation Las Vegas Pro Am benefiting the foundation he and his wife Stacy created. Established in 2009, the foundation raises awareness and financial support for a variety of children’s charities.
Tuesday, Nov. 1
Women are invited to leave their heels at home for the sixth annual Kick Off Your Heels Luncheon at The Hill, the golf course’s tented hospitality venue overlooking the casual and scenic TPC Summerlin. The event will feature a keynote speaker, special exhibits and a catered lunch. For more information or to reserve a table, contact Corinne Spitzer at email@example.com.
Wednesday, Nov. 2
The top 36 PGA TOUR golfers participating in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open will join amateurs as they take on the masterfully designed TPC Summerlin during the Championship Pro Am presented by The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Tee times and professional match-ups are decided by participants at the Pro Am Pairings Party.
Thursday, Nov. 3 – Sunday, Nov. 6
Come out to watch PGA TOUR professionals tee off and compete for a share of the $6.6 million tournament purse. Following the final round of professional competition, an awards ceremony will be held on the 18th green.
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open will honor military members on Friday, Nov. 4 during Military Appreciation Day. Additional details to come.
Monday, Nov. 7
Foursomes will have the opportunity to play a PGA TOUR course following official tournament play at the Tough Day Challenge. TPC Summerlin will be in championship condition after some of the world’s best golfers have competed in the tournament.
About the 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open:
The 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open brings the FedExCup to Las Vegas as the PGA TOUR returns to the Las Vegas valley for the 34th consecutive year. Many of the top golfers in the world will participate in the competition and help support the mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children® from Oct. 31 – Nov. 6 at TPC Summerlin. For more information, visit shrinershospitalsopen.com.