Pete Dye’s Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort Home for ESPN Golf Challenge

October 29, 2007–There are three Las Vegas golf courses designed by Pete Dye at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, the only three signature Dye courses located in the Las Vegas Golf Region. And the three Las Vegas golf courses are continually home to many Las Vegas golf events, most recently the ESPN Golf Challenge. […]

Boulder Creek Golf Club Site for UNLV Women’s Golf Tournament

October 28, 2009–Boulder Creek Golf Club is one of three Las Vegas golf courses located in Boulder City, Nevada, a small, non-gaming town located about 35 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. And recently the course was again the site for a home event on the schedule of the UNLV Women's golf team. This Las […]

RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship Brings Biggest Hitters to Las Vegas Golf Region

Mesquite golf Art Sellinger

October 26, 2009–The longest drivers of the golf ball on the planet are going long in Mesquite, Nevada, a mini-golf mecca located 77 miles north of Las Vegas. The 2009 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, created by former Las Vegas resident Art Sellinger, is in full effect, with several divisions and special events planned. A […]

Deals, Beauty for Las Vegas Golf Courses Featured at New

October 23, 2009–The Las Vegas Golf Region includes all of the greater Las Vegas area, and is the home to more than 50 world class Las Vegas golf courses. One 'suburb' of this area, is the golf courses in Boulder City, Boulder Creek Golf Club and Boulder City Golf Course, which are located about 25 miles from […]

Scotland’s Martin Laird Seals Las Vegas PGA Tour Event With a Putt and a Kiss

October 19, 2009–First came the birdie putt on the third playoff hole, when Scotland's Martin Laird finally ended the 2009 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open by defeating former champ George McNeill one hole after Las Vegas golfer and former UNLV Rebel Chad Campbell made a bogey to get knocked out. Then minutes later, with superstar […]

Justin Timberlake Gives Major Concert Performance With Friends During Las Vegas PGA Tour Event

October 18. 2009–There's no doubt about it, Justin Timberlake is one of those entertainers who comes along once every generation. I'm a golf writer and not a concert critic, but watching the last two Justin Timberlake and Friends concerts that coincide with the playing of Las Vegas' PGA Tour event, the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for […]

Only Ones That Matter Entering Final Round of Las Vegas PGA Tour Event Are Las Vegas Golfers

Las Vegas' Scott Piercy rolls in Phoenix

October 17, 2009 (UPDATED Oct 18) –Could this be it? Is a golfer with strong Las Vegas golf ties about to win Las Vegas' PGA Tour event, the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open? The answer was no as Scotland's Martin Laird won in a playoff. Then will they collect the trophy from international superstar and tournament host Justin Timberlake plus join […]

PGA Tour Birdies and Eagles Shaking Up Kodak Challenge at JT Shriners Open

JJ Henry Eagles to Close in on Kodak Challenge Title

October 17, 2009–The low scores this week at Las Vegas' PGA Tour event, the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, are not only revealing leaders and champions, but the season-long Kodak Challenge competitors are jumping around by taking it low. The Kodak Challenge is a first-of-its-kind competition for PGA Tour players and fans, and […]

Odds Show That This Could Be Year a Local Golfer Wins Las Vegas PGA Tour Event

Chad Campbell Las Vegas PGA Tour

October 17, 2009–Las Vegas resident and PGA Tour player Craig Barlow once said that winning the PGA Tour event in Las Vegas would be as big as winning a major championship to him. Unfortunately, Barlow, a new Dad, won't win this week because he missed the cut, but a scan of the leaderboard at the […]

Shriners Cause and Hall of Fame Golf News from Las Vegas’ PGA Tour Event

October 16, 2009–Some of the best golfers in the world are in Las Vegas this week, again showing how this city is an Ultimate Golf Destination. But some of the most giving people in the world are also showcasing what they do in Las Vegas, and we're talking about the Shriners, who have teamed with […]

Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open PGA Tour Notes and Quotes–Day One

Veteran Tom Pernice Fired a first-round 62 to lead

October 15, 2009 (Updated 10/16) –The Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is in full swing, so to speak, and golfers are still going way low, despite the PGA Tour changing the third hole at Las Vegas golf course TPC Summerlin from a par 5 into a par 4 for this year's event. Veteran […]

PGA Tour Las Vegas Golf Notes: Rickie Fowler Confirms He is Newest Las Vegas Golfer

October 14, 2009–As Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open Tournament Director Adam Sperling revealed to us a few weeks ago, amateur–now pro–golf superstar Rickie Fowler is the newest professional to call Las Vegas home. Fowler, who turned professional after helping the Unites States win the Walker Cup a few weeks ago, told the media […]

This Las Vegas Golf Deal Lets You Play History and Where Pros Play

October 14, 2009–Las Vegas golf courses have been the sites for more than 100 different PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and Champions Tour golf tournaments. Among those events is the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge, a 'Silly Season' tournament that pits three players from the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and Champions Tour against each other. And now you […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Golf Notes: Justin Timberlake and Friends Ready to Play

October 13, 2009–The real Justin Timberlake and Friends concert hits the Mandalay Bay Events stage on Saturday night, October 17, but this whole golf week in Las Vegas could be billed as such, but officially is dubbed the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Timberlake, an avid golfer, has been in Las Vegas for several […]

Jack Nicklaus’ Bear’s Best Las Vegas Golf Course Offers Best Rates, Packages

October 11, 2009–Want to play Cabo Del Sol? Castle Pines? PGA West? But you don't have the time to get to Mexico, Palm Desert or Colorado? Well, head to Bear's Best Las Vegas, a Las Vegas golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus that features 18 of his favorite holes from notable golf courses that he […]

Presidents Cup and PGA Tour Star Anthony Kim Commits to Play in Las Vegas Timberlake Event

Anthony Kim to Play Las Vegas with Justin Timberlake!

October 10, 2009–Now is the time to get out and watch some of the very best golfers in the world who will be descending on Las Vegas October 14-18 at Las Vegas golf course TPC Summerlin for the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. Kicking things off will be a celebrity pro-am on Wednesday, but […]

Play Golf For Under $100 at These Resort Las Vegas Golf Courses

The OB Sports Team Championship was played at Gary Panks' Aliante

October 9, 2009–The common theory about playing golf in Las Vegas is that it is too expensive and unattainable. Well, that theory is wrong, especially when you reserve your Las Vegas golf tee times or Las Vegas golf packages through the official websites of Las Vegas' golf courses. And take the time to seek out […]

PGA Tour Star Stewart Cink Brings Claret Jug to Las Vegas Prior To Presidents Cup

Stewart Cink Brings Best Friend to Vegas!

October 7, 2009–Stewart Cink made a quick stop in Las Vegas this past weekend and brought a special guest with him: the Claret Jug he earned by winning the 2009 British Open. And a few of those that were able to view the jug included the teaching professionals at the Butch Harmon School of Golf, […]