3 of the Best Reasons to Attend the Heritage Golf Tournament

Are you a fan of golf? Consider attending the Heritage Golf Tournament on Hilton Head Island! The RBC Heritage is South Carolina’s only PGA golf tournament and is held the week after the Masters. Each year, more than 100,000 spectators flock to the island to get up close and personal with the world’s greatest golf players. Past winners include Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, and Tom Watson, just to name a few! With Lowcountry hospitality and plenty of family fun, the Heritage Golf Tournament is a must-see for players and fans. Here’s what you can expect from this year’s event.

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Your Guide to the 2017 Heritage Golf Tournament

1. The Course

Since 1969, the Heritage Golf Tournament has been held at the Harbour Town Golf Links course at Sea Pines Resort. Designed by famed golf course architect Pete Dye, Harbour Town features some of the world’s finest par threes. It even has a par-4 18th hole that’s one of the most feared in all of golf. A Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, this award-winning course is consistently rated one of the best in the U.S. by Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine, and Golfweek.

2. Schedule of Events

The 49th Annual Heritage Golf Tournament takes place from April 10 – 16, 2017. If you’re traveling with kids, be sure to check out the putting contest on Tuesday, April 11th from 3 to 4 p.m. Children 15 and under are invited to putt alongside the pros at Harbour Town Golf Links. The first 200 children to participate receive a free Tournament souvenir! Following the contest is Family Movie Night on Heritage Lawn at 4:30 p.m.

On Saturday, April 15th, fans are encouraged to “get their plaid on” and show their spirit for the RBC Heritage! Plaid Nation Contests are held from 12 to 2 p.m. and include hole-in-one competitions, trivia, and more. A concert featuring a local band will also be held on Saturday night. For more information on events and programs, click here.

3. Spectators

The RBC Heritage is committed to providing players and guests with an outstanding tournament experience. That includes outstanding food and drinks! Numerous concession areas are located throughout the course, including a Titos tent, open-air wine bar, and more. Cheers!

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