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Top Reasons to Attend Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Celebration of National Golf Month

August 15, 2018 – Las Vegas – In honor of National Golf Month in August, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is celebrating with the top five reasons to attend this year’s tournament at TPC Summerlin, Oct. 30 – Nov. 5.

  1. The Hill, brought to you by Casamigos Tequila

    This vast, 10,000 square-foot pavilion offers guests unbeatable views of the final 16th, 17th and 18th holes of the course. The Hill provides comfortable seating areas with numerous televisions throughout the venue and will feature food and beverages from Red Rock Resort’s favorite restaurants. Upgraded ticket holders will receive unlimited beer, wine, soda and water. Ticket information

  2. Free tickets to students, faculty, staff and alumni of UNLV

    UNLV students, faculty, staff and alumni can receive free tickets to the tournament grounds with valid UNLV student, faculty/staff or alumni ID. To redeem, fans must show email offer or valid ID at the tournament ticket trailer at TPC Summerlin’s main entrance.

  3. Patriots’ Outpost presented by U.S. Bank

    Police, fire, EMT, and active and retired military personnel will receive complimentary entrance to the 2018 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. In addition, they will have access to the exclusive Patriots’ Outpost presented by U.S. Bank during tournament play, Nov. 1 – Nov. 4. First responders, military personnel and their families can enjoy complimentary food and beverages during Military Appreciation Day, Friday, November 2. The 2018 Patriots’ Outpost will feature a new location and can be found on #16 Green.

  4. Wednesday, Oct. 31 – Championship Pro Am presented by Red Rock Resort and Spa

    The top 36 PGA TOUR golfers participating in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open will join amateurs as they take on the masterfully designed TPC Summerlin during the Championship Pro Am presented by Red Rock Resort and Spa. Tee times and professional match-ups are decided by participants at the Pro Am Pairings Party. More information

  5. Volunteer Opportunities

    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. New and returning volunteers will receive an invitation to the Volunteer Appreciation Party, a week-long tournament access badge, a commemorative gift, meals during shifts and a uniform including a tournament golf shirt, jacket and hat.

    Volunteer registration is $75. This fee accounts for the accommodations volunteers enjoy while participating in the event. Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is operated as a 501(c)3 charity and every available dollar is dedicated to the mission of raising awareness and money for the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

    To register as a volunteer or learn more about the opportunity, visit our volunteer page. For any questions regarding volunteering, email Donna Millwood.

About Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

The 2018 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open brings the FedExCup to Las Vegas as the PGA TOUR returns to the Las Vegas Valley for the 36th consecutive year. Many of the top golfers in the world will participate in the competition and help support the mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children from Oct. 29 – Nov. 4 at TPC Summerlin.

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About Shriners Hospitals for Children

Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our health care system provides advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. Learn more.

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 25 countries (85 members are from outside the United States). Worldwide, PGA TOUR tournaments are broadcast to more than 1 billion households in 226 countries and territories in 23 languages. Virtually all tournaments are organized as non-profit organizations to maximize charitable giving. In 2017, tournaments across all Tours generated a record of more than $180 million for local and national charitable organizations, bringing the all-time total to $2.65 billion.

The PGA TOUR's web site is the No. 1 site in golf, and the organization is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

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