RANCHO MIRAGE, CALIF. (Feb. 23, 2011) – The Kraft Nabisco Championship announced plans today for the Legends Club, a new fan experience designed especially for the 40th anniversary of the LPGA major golf tournament.
According to Gabe Codding, tournament director, the Legends Club will be located near the 10th tee and 18th green of the Dinah Shore Tournament Course at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif., home of the LPGA tournament for all 40 years of its history.The Legends Club – open Thursday, March 31, through Sunday, April 3, during Tournament Week – will feature grounds access, a great buffet prepared by the chef at Mission Hills Country Club, complimentary Coca-Cola products, free on-site parking, free programs and pairings sheets, and a no-host cash bar serving alcoholic beverages. Both indoor and outdoor seating in a clubhouse environment with a patio, air conditioning, upscale restrooms and big-screen televisions carrying the live tournament broadcast will be set up throughout the club. The Legends Club will be open from 9 a.m. to the end of championship play each day.
Once play is over, the Legends Club will become the “Michelob Ultra 19th Hole” with a nightly concert by the Los Angeles band “Helicopter.” Open until 9 pm., admission is free and a no-host cash bar will be available.
Ticket prices for the new Legends Club are:
- Thursday, March 31 - $80 (includes Thursday on-site parking)
- Friday, April 1 - $85 (includes Friday on-site parking)
- Saturday, April 2 - $90 (includes Saturday on-site parking)
- Sunday, April 3 - $95 (includes Sunday on-site parking)
- Weeklong - $300 (includes Legends Club access as well as grounds access Tuesday, March 29, through Sunday, April 3. Also includes on-site parking Tuesday-Sunday.)
- Junior ticket pricing is also available.
According to Codding, a maximum of 500 tickets will be sold each day to guarantee the quality of the experience.
“The Legends Club will be an entirely new way for fans to enjoy the Kraft Nabisco Championship,” Codding said. “The club will offer spectators a great place to relax and regroup after walking the course in addition to on-site parking, unlimited refreshments and great views of the best women golfers in the world – all in a highly affordable package. We are really excited about this new program and the additional fun it will bring to our 40th anniversary celebration.”
For more ticket information, call 760/324-4546 or go to www.KNCGolf.com. To follow the Kraft Nabisco Championship, go to www.facebook.com/KNCGolf or www.twitter.com/KNCGolf.