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The 2024 American Century Championship at Lake Tahoe

The American Century Championship is a  “who’s who” of American Hall of Fame sports stars and athletes competing on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore for a total prize purse of $750,000.

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What is the American Century Championship?

The American Century Championship is a celebrity golf tournament hosted on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore at Edgewood Tahoe. The tournament is a 54-hole modified Stableford format and features more than eighty big-name celebrities competing for a total prize purse of $750,000. 

For golfers, the American Century Championship offers the opportunity to see your favorite celebrities up close and compare your game to theirs. Past attendees, Steph Curry and Tony Romo’s scores are close to being PGA tournament level and John Smoltz has qualified to play on the PGA Senior Tour. Charles Barkley, and Doug Flutie, should make you feel good about your game!

Whether you’re looking to stay for the event at a luxury resort, a casino hotel, a private cabin rental, or somewhere else, please note that rooms can book up fast for the event, so be sure to book in advance!

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Where to View The American Century Championship

Edgewood Tahoe is a gorgeous course to follow your favorite American Century celebrity for 18 holes or part of the way or to stake out a claim on a prime location, plop your chair down and watch all the groups play. For those looking for relatively quiet,  there are tree-shaded locations along the fairways between #3 and #13. Folks looking to partake in the raucous vibe of the tournament can head to #17. It’s on the shoreline and up to 500 boats can be found moored on Saturday of the tournament with crowds of revelers cheering on their favorites. The area is also home to a number of food/beverage options and shopping venues giving attendees a good shot at a full trifecta of fun. For those who can’t attend the event in person, be sure to check out the broadcast and live stream schedule to tune in.

Broadcast & Live Stream Schedule
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American Century Championship Celebrity Golf at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course
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American Century Championship Spectator Information

Ticketing Information

All tickets must be purchased in advance online and can be purchased directly from the American Century Championship website, tickets will not be sold at the entrance gate. Please note: American Century Championship tickets are ONLY sold through Eventbrite. Tickets from other vendors are not valid. Tickets do sell out. Please plan accordingly.

Ticket prices:

Wednesday & Thursday: $40/day
Friday-Sunday: $50/day

Children: 10 and under are free with a paying adult, one child per adult

Gate Hours

Spectators’ gate hours at the main entrance are from 8am to 4pm on Wednesday and Thursday, and 7am to 2pm on Friday through Sunday. Please note that re-entry is not allowed with daily tickets. 

For the 9th Tee Entrance, gates are open on Thursday from 8am to 2pm, from 7am to 2pm Friday and Saturday, and 7am to 12pm on Sunday.  Please note that electronic tickets are not accepted at the 9th tee entrance, only the main entrance.

Parking Information

There is no on-site parking available at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. Please note that paid parking is available at all casinos. Rideshare and taxi drop-off and pickup locations will be designated outside the main entrance of the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. Compliments of Visit Lake Tahoe, free bike valet is provided directly across the street from the main entrance gate at Edgewood. Bike valet will be open 7 am to 6 pm on Wednesday & Thursday, 7 am to 5 pm on Friday & Saturday, and 7 am to 4 pm on Sunday.


More Than a Celebrity Golf Tournament

The American Century Championship has donated more than $5.5 million dollars to national and local charities and non-profit organizations in its 30-year history. 

American Century Championships Sailboat at Celebrity Golf Lake Tahoe

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Justin Timberlake at the American Century Championship in Lake Tahoe
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American Century Championship Celebrity Golf Tournament FAQs

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about the American Century Championship.

There are over 80 celebrities competing int he 2024 golf tournament with big names such as Travis Kelce, Baker Mayfield, Charles Barkley, Carson Daly, John Elway, and more.

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The 2024 American Century Championship runs from July 10th 2024 through July 14th 2024 with Wednesday and Thursday being practice rounds and the three rounds of the golf tournament running on Friday through Sunday.

Over 80 celebrities and sports stars compete for a total purse of $750,000.

First Prize: $150,000

Second Prize: $70,000

Third Prize: $40,000

Fourth Prize: $30,000

Fifth Prize: $25,000

Will call is located at the main entrance gate and is open Wednesday-Thursday from 8am to 4pm, and Friday-Sunday from 7am to 2pm.

Autographs are available in a limited number at the celebrity’s discretion. Please be respectful and limit requests to before and after play as autographs are not permitted during the round.

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