Complimentary admission to golf events
GCSAA members can enjoy free admission to some of the greatest events in golf.
As a benefit of membership, GCSAA members can enjoy complimentary admission to designated golf events. The tournament benefits listed below are to be used as a general guideline. Before attending any tournament event, you should contact the tournament office at the course where the event is to be held to verify the tournament’s admission policy.
Champions Tour – web.com Tour
Class AA, Class A, Class A-Retired, Class B, and Class B-Retired members, and their immediate families
Complimentary grounds admission to all PGA TOUR, Champions Tour and web.com Tour events is available for GCSAA Class AA, Class A, Class A-Retired, Class B, and Class B-Retired members, and their immediate families.
World Golf Championship
Class AA, Class A, Class A-Retired members
Complimentary admission to World Golf Championship events is available to GCSAA Class AA, Class A, Class A-Retired members. Members should present their valid gold membership cards, along with picture ID, at the admission gates.
The Masters (Augusta National)
Class A, A-Retired, and AA Life members
Complimentary daily admission is extended to all Class A, A-Retired, and AA Life members with a valid gold membership card. Members are required to present their membership card, along with their driver’s license, at the Will Call booth each day to gain admission.
2016 Ryder Cup
Class A, B and C gold card members who are also members of the Minnesota GCSA
Complimentary daily Grounds ticket at the 2016 Ryder Cup, set for Sept. 27-Oct. 2 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn.
To take advantage of this offer, take the shuttle from public parking and then show a current membership card with photo identification at Admissions/Will Call, located at the main spectator entrance. More parking details are available at www.rydercup.com.
The PGA of America offer does not extend to a member’s spouse or guest, and does not extend to GCSAA members outside of Minnesota due to the small player field and limited spectator gate.
PGA of America (including PGA Championship and Senior PGA Championship)
Class AA, A, A-Retired, Class B, Class B-Retired, C and C-Retired, and accompanying spouses
Complimentary grounds admission is extended to all Class AA, A, A-Retired, Class B, Class B-Retired, C and C-Retired members, and accompanying spouses. Members must present a current gold membership card and photo identification at the Will Call trailer, located at the main admissions gate. Spouses must also present a photo ID. Members should park in the public parking area and take the complimentary shuttle to the admissions gate.
Juniors (17 and under) will be admitted free of charge when accompanied by a ticketed adult. Each adult may bring up to two (2) complimentary juniors. Junior tickets may be obtained at the main spectator gate, and each junior will have the same level of access as the ticketed adult.
USGA (all USGA championships)
Class AA, A, A-Retired, Class B and Class B-Retired, and spouse or guest (except U.S. Open)
Complimentary grounds admission to all USGA Championships is available to Class AA, A, A-Retired, Class B and Class B-Retired members. Complimentary admission to all events, except the U.S. Open, will also be offered to the spouse or guest of these members. Members should park at general parking and take the complimentary shuttle to the Will Call facility, and then present their valid gold GCSAA membership card and ID. This procedure will need to be followed each day of the championship.
Children age 12 and under will gain complimentary daily access when accompanied by a credentialed (tickets or badges) adult. Reduced-rate tickets are available for youths age 13-17 when accompanied by a credentialed adult.
Senior Open, Women’s Open, U.S. Amateur and Walker Cup
Youths age 17 and under will receive complimentary daily admission when accompanied by an adult ticket holder. Junior tickets can be obtained at Will Call or the main spectator entrance of each championship.
The LPGA Tour honors all current gold and green membership cards.