NAPLES, Fla. – The CME Group Tour Championship, the LPGA season-ending event, begins on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the Tiburón Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Florida. Throughout the week, the tournament will be hosting an assortment of hospitality experiences and activities for spectators.
“The CME Group Tour Championship is thrilled to welcome people from across the globe to Naples,” said Kevin Diaz, tournament director. “We are excited to offer spectators a variety of activities to participate in while enjoying championship golf.”
Onsite activities include:
Corona Premier Oasis Trail – Thursday, Nov. 15 – Sunday, Nov. 18
The Corona Premier Oasis Trail provides ticket holders with an upgraded mobile hospitality experience during the tournament. Ticket holders will receive access to three open-air hospitality suites located on 16, 17 and 18 green as well as unlimited beer, wine, soft drinks and samples from Naples Flatbread, Belgian Yummies, Boston Beer Garden (BBG), Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant, Fire & Rice, The Pearl Steak & Seafood, New York Pizza & Pasta and North Naples Country Club. Tickets are $40 per day or $120 for an Any Day Four Pack.
Globe Lounge Hospitality – Thursday, Nov. 15 – Sunday, Nov. 18
The Globe Lounge is an open-air hospitality suite overlooking 18 green, inclusive of a covered deck, private seating areas, televisions and private restrooms. Globe Lounge hospitality tickets also include lunch, afternoon snacks and a full bar. Tickets are selling quickly, with Sunday already sold out. Tickets are $100 per day or $350 for an Any Day Four Pack.
Bubly™ Day – Thursday, Nov. 15
On Thursday, Nov. 15, spectators will receive $5 off a daily admission ticket purchased at the main entrance by bringing an empty PepsiCo product container to recycle during Bubly™ Day. Bubly will also be sampling products in the Expo Village Thursday – Sunday.
Stars and Stripes Day – Friday, Nov. 16
Support Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) by wearing patriotic colors for Stars and Stripes Day on Friday, Nov. 16. WWP is transforming the way America’s injured veterans are empowered, employed, and engaged in our communities. WWP’s free services in mental health, career counseling and long-term rehabilitative care change the lives of millions of warriors and their families. Warriors will be tending flags during the tournament from Thursday – Sunday.
Wounded Warrior Project is part of the LPGA season-long charitable giving program, CME Group Cares Weekend. For each eagle recorded during weekend play (Saturday and Sunday) throughout the 2018 LPGA Tour season, CME Group donates $1,000 to the program’s total donation count. During the CME Group Tour Championship, the amount contributed per eagle increases to $5,000 throughout the weekend. The money raised will go towards a charitable pool and be split evenly between Wounded Warrior Project and Bright Pink®.
Bright Pink Day – Saturday, Nov. 17
Spectators are encouraged to wear pink on Saturday, Nov. 17 for Bright Pink Day. Bright Pink is a national nonprofit focused on the prevention of breast and ovarian cancer. The organization’s mission is to help save lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering women to know their risk and manage their health proactively.
Bright Pink is part of the LPGA season-long charitable giving program, CME Group Cares Weekend. For each eagle recorded during weekend play (Saturday and Sunday) throughout the 2018 LPGA Tour season, CME Group donates $1,000 to the program’s total donation count. During the CME Group Tour Championship, the amount contributed per eagle increases to $5,000 throughout the weekend. The money raised will go towards a charitable pool and be split evenly between Wounded Warrior Project and Bright Pink.
PNC Family Clinic – Saturday, Nov. 17
The PNC Family Clinic hosted by LPGA*USGA Girls Golf returns to the CME Group Tour Championship for a third year. Registration will take place at 2:30 pm and the junior clinic will begin at 3:00 pm. Children ages 17 and under are invited inside the ropes for hands-on instruction from LPGA teaching professionals. The PNC Family Clinic is free to attend and will be held on the back end of the driving range at Tiburón Golf Club. One parent or chaperone per junior participant will receive free general admission into the tournament on Saturday (with junior participant’s presence). No previous golf experience is necessary and equipment will be provided onsite for all participants. Space is limited; therefore, advanced registration is required.
Military Discount – Tuesday, Nov. 13 – Sunday, Nov. 18
All military personnel and veterans will receive one (1) free daily admission ticket to the CME Group Tour Championship when purchasing at the main entrance. Valid military ID is required.