Category Archives: Las Vegas Hot Pick of the Day

Hot picks from Las Vegas golf courses.

Bear’s Best Is a Jack Nicklaus Tribute Course Right Down to Black Slag

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Las Vegas, Nevada (Updated January 5, 2014)–Jack Nicklaus' Bear's Best Las Vegas is a favorite for local and visiting Las Vegas golfers. The resort course features 18 replica holes hand-picked by Nicklaus from more than 270 golf courses that he has designed around the globe. And not only do the holes share design features, but elements […]

Cili Restaurant at Bali Hai Golf Club to Kick-Off Vegas World Amateur

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Las Vegas, Nevada (December 21, 2013)–We get caught up in looking at just golf all the time that sometimes we forget that there are tremendous restaurants and clubhouses available at Las Vegas golf courses. Such is the case with Cili at Bali Hai Golf Club. Cili is not only a hot lunch spot for Vegas' […]

Golf Summerlin 12 Days of Christmas Deals Is Back By Popular Demand

Las Vegas, Nevada (December 8, 2013)–Golf Summerlin is a grouping of three Las Vegas golf courses designed by architect Greg Nash along with World Golf Hall of Famer Billy Casper. And this month the popular 12 Days of Christmas special offer campaign kicks off on Friday, December 13. The "12 days" campaign features special Las […]

The Wolf at Pete Dye Las Vegas Paiute Resort Earns Golfweek Recognition

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Las Vegas, Nevada (December 4, 2013)–Pete Dye twirled his design magic three times at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. The courses at the resort are the only three signature Dye designs in the Las Vegas Golf Region, and are routinely rated highly by media and everyday golfers. The course is ranked 9th in Nevada […]

Bali Hai, Royal Links Played Host to Longest Drivers in World

RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Las Vegas, Nevada (November 25, 2013)–Bali Hai Golf Club and Royal Links Golf Club are two, themed Las Vegas golf courses, and in October they were the host courses for the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship Pro-Am. The two-days of golf proceeded the first-ever golf event in Las Vegas Motor Speedway history, when Tim Burke […]

Everyday Reviews Confirm Wolf Creek Golf Club Is Fantasy Experience

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Las Vegas, Nevada (November 9, 2013)–Wolf Creek Golf Club in Mesquite, Nevada, 77 miles north of Las Vegas has a reputation. Always has, and always will. This resort course–Mesquite golf packages are available with the Eureka Resort and other hotels in the area–is like a playing a golf fantasy come to life. And everyday reveiws […]

Las Vegas World Golf Amateur Opens, Closes at Bali Hai

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 28, 2013)–The second annual Las Vegas World Amateur hits Las Vegas February 10-14, 2014, and features golf at some of the best courses in Vegas. And organizers have added a Texas Hold 'em poker event at the MGM Grand as part of the festivities. Plus, you have until October 31 to […]

PGA Tour Conditions Are Standard Operating Procedure at TPC Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 25, 2013)–One of the first things that a PGA Tour pro who plays and practices at TPC Las Vegas says about the course is that it is pretty much in PGA Tour condition year round. From the greens rolling at Tour speeds to the rest of the course kept at, or […]

Like The Beatles Sang, Here Comes The Sun (Mountain)

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Las Vegas, Nevada (October 23, 2013)–For some reason, whenever we here at GolfLasVegasNow.com think about Pete Dye's Sun Mountain course at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort re-opening after flood damage repairs, the first thing that pops into our head is the song, "Here comes the Sun" by The Beatles. Sun Mountain re-opens November 1 […]

Golfers Say It All About Rees Jones Gem Cascata in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 16, 2013)–Cascata was once called "Golf's hidden treasure" by Sports Illustrated. That's great to be recognized by a major media conglomerate but sometimes what everyday golfers say is as–or more–meaningful. And that might be the case at this Rees Jones resort course located southeast of Las Vegas and in the hills […]

Rock and Roll Wine and Beer Just Part of Shriners PGA Tour Fun

Las Vegas, Nevada (UPDATED October 15, 2013)–Las Vegas is about the party and being in the place to be and be seen. This week marks the 31st-straight year of PGA Tour golf in Las Vegas, and it's turning into the place to be for many golf fans, event fans, and major organizations that hold events […]

Jack Nicklaus’ Bear’s Best Las Vegas Host of Deuces Wild Tournament

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Las Vegas, Nevada (October 7, 2013)–Bear's Best Las Vegas is made up of 18 of Jack Nicklaus' favorite holes from courses he has designed around the world. And the resort course is one of the layouts that will be played during the inaugural Deuces Wild tournament from November 10-13, 2013. The event is a two-person […]

Billy Casper Golf Summerlin Courses Offer New Memberships

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 1, 2013)–There are three courses at Golf Summerlin that were designed by architect Greg Nash and World Golf Hall of Fame player Billy Casper. Eagle Crest, Palm Valley, and Highland Falls are located in Sun City Summerlin and offer varying length and challenge for golfers of all levels. And now for […]

Golf, Guns. Poker, Parties, More Highlight Deuces Wild Golf Event

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 14, 2013)–We've been around the Las Vegas golf block a few times, and we don't ever remember an amateur golf tournament combining golf, parties, a BBQ, a shooting range experience, a poker tournament, and go kart racing. Well, the inaugural Deuces Wild will do just that when it is played November […]

TPC Las Vegas New Head Golf Professional Embraces PGA Tour Influence

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 12, 2013)–TPC Las Vegas is owned and operated by the PGA Tour, and on any given day a pro who lives in Las Vegas could be spotted at the facility. And new TPC Las Vegas Head Professional Mason Spalding doesn't take the regular occurrence for granted. "One of the best things […]

Playing Royal Links in Las Vegas Is History Channel Come to Life

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Las Vegas, Nevada (September 6, 2013)–Royal Links Golf Club in Las Vegas features replica holes from golf courses played in The Open Championship (British Open for the Yanks …). Holes from courses such as St. Andrews, Carnoustie, Royal Troon, and many others are experienced by golfers who tee it up at Royal Links. And as […]

Check Out All Things Las Vegas Golf Insider

Las Vegas, Nevada –There are some Las Vegas golf social media pages taking over online, and offering inside Las Vegas golf news and deals. The new pages at Twitter and Facebook come under the heading Las Vegas Golf Insider, and work in conjunction with GolfLasVegasNow.com. The social pages are more interactive than the website, where […]

PGA of America Las Vegas Fall Expo Reveals What’s New in Golf

Las Vegas, Nevada (August 22, 2013)–The annual PGA of America Fall Expo in Las Vegas was the place to find out about what's new in golf. It was one of the strongest events in show history, proving yet again how Las Vegas is the perfect place to hold worldwide conventions and events. Las Vegas CBS […]

Win Pro-Am Spot For Vegas PGA Tour Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Las Vegas, Nevada (July 25, 2013 CORRECTION: TICKETS ARE $100)–Now is your chance to win an official Championship Pro-Am spot in Las Vegas' PGA Tour event, the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. You can enter an official raffle for $100 which will give you a chance to win and play with a PGA Tour pro […]