Vegas Says Leading Timberlake Las Vegas PGA Tour Event Is Fun

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 30, 2011 UPDATED 3:38 PM PST)–A few months back, we claimed Jhonattan Vegas as one of our own. Soon after, The Golf Channel's Kelly Tilghman tweeted about our audacity/humor. Well, now that he is leading Las Vegas' PGA Tour event, the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, he is close to […]

News, Notes From the PGA Tour’s Justin Timberlake Shriners Open in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 29, 2011)–Something is always going on at the PGA Tour's Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. There have been celebrities playing, golfers going low, parties, junior clinics and much more. Here is a sampling of everything happening at Las Vegas golf course TPC Summerlin. –-By Brian Hurlburt.

Butch Harmon Home Las Vegas Golf Courses Offer Tee Times Deals For National Golf Day

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 28, 2011)–The world's top golf instructor, Butch Harmon, has his school at Las Vegas' Rio Secco Golf Club and Cascata. And those two Las Vegas golf courses are offering special Las Vegas golf tee times rates on October 4 in conjunction with National Golf Day. Visiting golfers will receive 25% off […]

Charley Hoffman Provides Par 5 Golf Tip at Timberlake PGA Tour Event

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 28, 2011)–The best thing about attending the functions surrounding a PGA Tour event are that you will pick up a tip to improve your game. That was the case early in the week when Charley Hoffman, a Las Vegas Golf Region resident, gave out one of his best scoring zone golf […]

Minimum 14 PGA Tour Golfers With Ties to Vegas Courses Eye Timberlake Prize

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 26, 2011)–Depending on the day and time, there are some number more than 30 Tour pros who have strong ties to Las Vegas golf courses. And this week, no less than 14 of them will be playing in Las Vegas' Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open PGA Tour event. Last […]

Las Vegas Golf Packages at Jack Nicklaus’ Bear’s Best Las Vegas Major Deals

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 25, 2011)–Jack Nicklaus won 18 majors but none of those victories can compare to the Las Vegas golf packages deals available at Bear's Best Las Vegas. Bear's Best is a compilation of Nicklaus' favorite holes from courses he has designed around the world, and now you can reserve your Las Vegas […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Pro Bill Lunde Leads Kodak Challenge

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 24, 2011)–With the season-long Kodak Challenge coming to an end, Las Vegas Golf Region resident Bill Lunde is two shots in the lead. The next hole on the Kodak scorecard is the par 5, 16th hole at Las Vegas golf course TPC Summerlin. The TPC is the host course of the Justin […]

Las Vegas LPGA Tour Star Natalie Gulbis Returns For Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 23, 2011)–Natalie Gulbis lives in the Las Vegas Golf Region, and spends much of her time giving back to the community. And, again in 2011, Gulbis returns to Las Vegas resort course Rio Secco Golf Club for the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge. Gulbis joins Cristie Kerr and Paula Creamer as the LPGA Tour […]

PGA Tour TPC Golf Packages Make Your Vegas Vacation Extraordinary

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 22, 2011)–TPC Las Vegas is a Las Vegas resort golf course owned and operated by the PGA Tour. And TPC Vacations offers custom or set Las Vegas golf packages for this PGA Tour facility. Click now to stay and play where the "Pros Play in Las Vegas". Book by the end […]

Dustin Johnson Hopes to Dunk Field at TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 22, 2011)–Dustin Johnson can throw down serious dunks on the basketball court. But this week, with the help of Las Vegas Golf Region resident Butch Harmon, he hopes to dunk the field at the PGA Tour's TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. If he does, he would take home the tourney victory plus the […]

Former NFL and MLB Star Bo Jackson To Take Swings at Justin Timberlake Vegas PGA Tour Event

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 21, 2011)–Bo Jackson could do it all on the baseball and football fields. And now the former NFL and Major League Baseball star is bringing his golf clubs to Las Vegas golf course TPC Summerlin. Jackson will join the celebrities and pros during the playing of the MGM International Resorts Championship […]

Twitter Las Vegas Golf Tee Times Deals For Pete Dye’s Paiute

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 20, 2011)–We are now part of the Twitter party, and have created @LVGolfInsider. This Twitter feed is where you can get the most updated and daily Las Vegas golf deals, celebrity and pro news, and Las Vegas golf packages and tee times information. Follow us now! Right now you can take […]

IndyCar Race Week In Las Vegas Week Highlighted By Charity Golf

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 19, 2011)–The IZOD IndyCar Season Finale takes place in the Las Vegas in October, and part of the week's festivities will include an exclusive charity golf tournament at Southern Highlands Golf Club. A limited field will participate in the sixth annual Racing to Recovery Golf Tournament presented by IZOD on Monday, […]

Arnold Palmer Golf Management Announces Re-Opening of Las Vegas’ Rhodes Ranch

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 18, 2011)–Rhodes Ranch Golf Club, a Las Vegas golf course operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management, is re-opening after over seeding and other maintenance. And according to General Manager Tate Stull the course will be in great condition for the fall. As always, the course management is offering special deals for […]

Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational To Return To Shadow Creek In 2012

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 17, 2012)–In 2011, Michael Jordan moved his A-list celebrity golf tournament–the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational–to prestigious Las Vegas golf course Shadow Creek. It was the first time Shadow Creek had ever opened to a public event. Now comes word that the event is officially gearing up for 2012 with March 29-April […]

Mancation Part of Maximum Las Vegas Golf Vacations

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 15, 2011)–We're losing track: there's a va-cation, a stay-cation, and now the new in word to describe a trip for guys is a mancation. Well, good news for those guys looking for a Las Vegas golf 'mancation'. There are three Las Vegas golf courses looking to make it all happen for […]

Plaque Now Marks Spot of Biggest Ace in PGA Tour History

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 14, 2011)–It is customary for golf courses to put plaques on the course to mark historic shots. And now, a plaque has been placed in the ground marking the spot where the first "walk-off' ace in PGA Tour history was recorded. In 2010, Jonathan Byrd aced the 17th hole at TPC […]

Golfworld Magazine Names Las Vegas Golfer Top 50 College Player

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 12, 2011)–The Las Vegas Golf Region is an ultimate golf destination, but our locals make a big mark as well. Now Golfworld Magazine has announced that UNLV golfer Derek Ernst has been named a Top 50 college golfer to watch in 2011-12. The UNLV golf program has a long history of […]

Man’s Best Friend Inspiration For Tournament at Jack Nicklaus Las Vegas Golf Course

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 10, 2011)–Coyote Springs Golf Club, a Las Vegas Golf Region course designed by Jack Nicklaus, has gone to the dogs. Well, dog, anyway. The annual Mitch's Revenge golf tournament is scheduled for September 17 and honors the unofficial Mascot of the course, Mitch, who is now famous on Facebook and with […]

Golf Magazine Writer Names Vegas Golf Courses Part of Best Bachelor Party Destination

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 9, 2011)–Las Vegas is famous for a lot of different things. Among those is being a terrific place for a bachelor party. Recently, Golf Magazine Editor Joe Passov named Las Vegas–and more specifically Caesars Palace and Las Vegas golf courses Rio Secco and Cascata–as the No. 1 Bachelor Party Golf Destination. […]