TOP FIVE REASONS TO ATTEND SHRINERS HOSPITALS FOR CHILDEN OPEN IN CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL GOLF MONTH, AUGUST
In honor of National Golf Month in August, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is celebrating with the top five reasons to attend Las Vegas’ PGA TOUR event Oct. 2-6 at TPC Summerlin.
- Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteers will perform many tasks required to conduct a successful PGA TOUR event. Volunteer opportunities during the tournament include standard bearers, caddie services, admissions, walking scorers, shotlink operators and many more. Experience in golf and knowledge of the game is not required to volunteer. Volunteer registration is $75. This fee helps to defray the tournament’s cost associated with each volunteer. The event is operated as a 501©3 charity and every available dollar is dedicated to raising awareness and money for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. To register as a volunteer or learn more about the opportunity visit: https://www.shrinershospitalsopen.com/general-volunteer-information.
- Free tickets for UNLV students
UNLV students can receive free tickets to the tournament grounds with valid UNLV student ID. To redeem, fans must show valid ID at the tournament ticket trailer at TPC Summerlin’s main entrance.
- Complimentary tickets to fans 18 years and younger
Fans 18 years and younger will receive complimentary admission to the tournament grounds when accompanied with an adult.
- Patriots’ Outpost
Police, fire, EMT and active and retired military personnel will receive complimentary entrance to the 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. In addition, they will have access to the exclusive Patriots’ Outpost sponsored by U.S. Bank, The Folded Flag Foundation and DM Moore Group during tournament play, Oct. 2-6. Patriots’ Outpost offers thrilling views of the competition and complimentary food and beverage throughout the day. Claim your complimentary tickets here: https://bit.ly/2LO7gzj.
- The Hill brought to you by Casamigos Tequila
This vast, 10,000 square-foot pavilion offers guests unbeatable views of the dramatic final 16th, 17th and 18th holes of the course and tickets start at $35 per day. The Hill provides comfortable seating areas with numerous televisions throughout the venue and upgrades from Red Rock Casino, Resort, and Spa. There will be upgraded food and beverage options available. Upgraded ticket holders will receive up to ten (10) complimentary drinks including beer, wine, soda and water. For ticket information and to purchase tickets visit: www.shrinershospitalsopen.com/tickets.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children Open:
The 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open brings the FedExCup to TPC Summerlin as the PGA TOUR returns to the Las Vegas valley for the 37th consecutive year in this weeklong charitable tournament. Defending champion, Bryson DeChambeau will be one of the many top golfers in the world that will participate in the competition and help support the mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children® from Sept. 30 – Oct.6 at TPC Summerlin. For more information, please visit www.shrinershospitalsopen.com.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children:
Shriners Hospitals for Children is a health care system with locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Our staff is dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, conducting innovative research, and offering outstanding educational programs for medical professionals. Children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care, regardless of the families’ ability to pay. Within these broad service lines, many types of care are provided. For example, some locations offer reconstructive plastic surgery, treatment for craniofacial abnormalities or care for sports injuries. Generally, care is provided until age 18, although, in some cases, it may be extended to age 21. All services are provided in a compassionate, family-centered environment. For more information, please visit shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.
About PGA TOUR:
By showcasing golf’s greatest players, the PGA TOUR engages, inspires and positively impacts our fans, partners and communities worldwide. The PGA TOUR co-sanctions more than 130 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica, Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and PGA TOUR Series-China. Members on the PGA TOUR represent the world’s best players, hailing from 27 countries (90 members are from outside the United States). Worldwide, PGA TOUR tournaments are broadcast to 226 countries and territories in 23 languages. Virtually all tournaments are organized as non-profit organizations to maximize charitable giving. In 2018, tournaments across all Tours generated a record $190 million for local and national charitable organizations, bringing the all-time total to $2.84 billion. The PGA TOUR’s web site is PGATOUR.COM, the No. 1 site in golf, and the organization is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
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