Ticket Information for the Celebrity Golf Tournament in Tahoe

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Celebrity Golf Boats at Hole 17
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The 34th annual American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament returns to the shores of Lake Tahoe Wednesday, July 12 – 16, 2023 (www.americancenturychampionship.com).

With a purse of $600,000 and network television exposure, it’s the most prestigious and richest celebrity tournament in golf. A tournament for current and former professional athletes and entertainers.

Daily ticket prices are:

  • $30 each day, Wednesday and Thursday.
  • $40 each day, Friday through Sunday.

Please bring your ticket confirmation with QR code either printed or on your phone, for admission at the MAIN SPECTATOR ENTRANCE of Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.

Please note: there is a NO RE-ENTRY POLICY with a daily ticket. ALL tickets are non-refundable.

Free Bike Valet provided by Lake Tahoe Bicycle Coalition.

No parking allowed on Lake Parkway. Paid parking available at Bally’s Lake Tahoe, Hard Rock Lake Tahoe, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe and Harveys Resort.

The Player list and more information will be available at www.americancenturychampionship.com.

Please see the Spectator Guide.

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PLEASE NOTE: Only clear bags will be allowed on the golf course.
American Century Championship Bag Policy
Prohibited items not allowed on the golf course.

For Visitor Information: (775) 588-4591 or www.VisitLakeTahoe.com.

Future American Century Championship dates

All tickets must be purchased online in advance. No tickets will be sold at the gate. Spectator information.

One child 10-years-old and younger receive free admission with paid adult.

Purchase tickets here.

The golf tournament is the South Shore’s largest special event for five days of celebrity, golf, and spectacular scenery at Edgewood Tahoe. Fans are guaranteed to see superstars and entertainment personalities while soaking up the sun and first-class sportsmanship.

Past attendees include Hall of Famers Marcus Allen, Greg Maddux, Mike Modano, Jerry Rice, Ozzie Smith, John Smoltz, Steve Young, Trevor Hoffman, Ivan Rodriguez; active NFL luminaries feature Larry Fitzgerald, Patrick Peterson, Adam Thielen, Tyler Eifert, Case Keenum, Josh Allen, Andy Dalton, Kyle Fuller, Kyle Rudolph, and Eric Weddle; NBA players Vince Carter, Kyle Lowry and Andre Iguodala; NHL stars Joe Pavelski and Tyler Seguin.

Past NFL head coaches and first-timers Vic Fangio, Anthony Lynn and Mike Vrabel will compete as well as Sean Payton and Doug Pederson. NFL quarterbacks include (LIST ‘EM)…

Past actors, Ray Romano, Alfonso Ribeiro, Kevin Nealon, Brian Baumgartner, Rob Riggle and Jack Wagner.

The American Century Championship utilizes the Modified Stableford format where points are awarded as follows: 10 for a double eagle, 8 for a hole in one, 3 for a birdie, 1 for par, 0 for bogey, and minus 2 for double bogey.

The tournament offers a purse of $600,000, with $125,000 to the winner. The 54-hole competition will test the golf skills of over 80 stars from sports and entertainment and has donated more than $5 million to charity. It will be televised live by NBC and NBCSN from Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, its home since the 1990 inaugural.

Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley

Barkley is one of the most ingratiating celebrities every year. He talks with the gallery, offers philosophical insights and frank opinions, takes pictures with kids, signs autographs and talks to the media all while bemoaning errant shots.

Sir Charles has managed to turn shaky golf into a comedic art form and does it with a heart of gold. Behind the scenes, Barkley has become an ambassador for Lake Tahoe, helping aid victims of the 2007 Angora Fire with $190,000 in donations and treating 100 firefighters and their families to dinner.

Here’s the lowdown:

  • $30 for the practice round on Wednesday and for the Celebrity-Amateur on Thursday.
  • $40 for each tournament round, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
  • One Child 10 and under is free with paid adult. Max 1 kid per paid adult.

Hope to see you out there!

Next year’s tournament dates: July 10-14, 2024

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