2014 Senior PGA Championship On-Site Experiences


2014 Senior PGA Championship On-Site Experiences

Championship Gate Hours
Monday: Closed to the Public
Tues-Wed: 7:00AM-7:00PM
Thurs-Fri: 7:00AM-8:00PM
Sat-Sun: 7:00AM-7:00PM

The Championship Shop
The Championship Shop is located behind Harbor Shores Club house and near the Practice Range, and offers a large variety of official Championship merchandise.

KitchenAid Fairway Club
The KitchenAid Fairway Club, located at the Main Entrance, is open to the public and gives everyone the opportunity to experience the KitchenAid brand's love for food, wine and making memories in the kitchen.

Mercedes-Benz Performance Center
The Mercedes- Benz Performance Center is located near the Main Entrance and is open to all spectators. Stop by to check out the latest Mercedes-Benz models on display and receive complimentary swing analysis from PGA Professionals.

Mercedes-Benz Loyalty Lot
The Mercedes Loyalty Lot is located just steps from the Main Entrance. This lot is accessible only to Mercedes-Benz owners with a Loyalty Lot hangtag.

Celebrity Chefs
Thursday, May 22
1 PM -- Gail Simmons
2:30 PM -- Kelly Senyei

Friday, May 23
1 PM -- Cat Cora
2:30 PM -- Matt Pietsch

Saturday, May 24
1 PM -- Pat and Gina Neely
2:30 PM -- Robb Hammond
3:30 PM -- Tim Foley

Youth Clinic
Saturday, May 17 -- 9 AM-11 AM
Harbor Shores
This event introduces golf to children through a program that focuses on the affordability, fun and
fitness elements of the game. Program elements include: PGA Professional instruction, interactive
inflatables, games, exercise, fitness & nutrition, plus a golf presentation featuring a motivational
speaker, giveaways, and lunch.

Armed Forces Clinic
Saturday, May 17 -- 12 PM-2 PM
Harbor Shores
This event introduces golf to active and retired members of our armed forces who live and work in the
Benton Harbor area. Program elements include PGA Professional instruction.

Community Concert Series
The Community Concert Series schedule is as follows (all shows begin at 8:30 PM):

Wednesday, May 21
-- Charlene Jones (opening)
-- Original P Funk/Parliament Funkadelic (headlining)

Thursday, May 22
-- Gospel music by Bonita Mitchell, Charlene Jones, Gwen Norwood and Tara Sanders (opening)
-- Dirty Dozen Brass Band (headlining)

Friday, May 23
-- Tim Cunningham (opening)
-- Will Downing (headlining)

Admission to the Community Concert Series is free although a ticket is required. Beginning May 1, fans can obtain tickets by visiting the following local businesses:
-- Pizza Hut, St. Joseph -- 2049 Niles Road
-- Pizza Hut, Benton Harbor -- 1940 M-139
-- The Livery, Benton Harbor -- 190 5th Street
-- Harbor Shores Clubhouse, Benton Harbor -- 201 Graham Avenue
-- St. Joseph Today office, St. Joseph -- 301 State Street
-- Purely Michigan, St Joseph -- 406 State St, (269) 983-3300

Family Fun Zones
Sunday, May 18
-- Benton Harbor Arts District -- 10 AM-4 PM
Monday, May 19
-- Benton Harbor Arts District -- 11 AM-2 PM
Friday, May 23
-- Downtown St. Joseph- Lake Bluff Park -- 3 PM-6 PM

Players
Click for current field list

Parking
Free public parking will be available in multiple locations:
-- Whitwam & Upton Drives, just southwest of Harbor Shores & just north of 200 Upton Dr., St. Joseph.
-- Benton Harbor Charter School located at 455 Riverview Dr.
-- Multiple lots located near W. Market St. between 8th & 9th St.

Accommodations & Surrounding Area
For information regarding hotels, restaurants and other points of interest in the community, please visit the Southwestern Michigan Tourist Council web site at www.swmichigan.org or call (269) 925-6301.

Junior Policy
To provide the ultimate family entertainment value, the PGA of America is excited to offer up to four (4) complimentary junior admissions with every paid adult ticket. Junior admissions apply to youth age 17 and under, and may be obtained at the Admission Sales & Will Call Office located at the Main Entrance on day of entry.

Military Policy
To honor the men and women who serve our country in the Armed Forces, the PGA of America is pleased to offer Active Duty, Retirees, Active Reserve, National Guard, Department of Defense Civilians and their accompanying spouse complimentary Daily Grounds tickets. Upon arrival, Military personnel must go to the Admissions & Will Call Office at the Main Spectator Entrance to present their Military ID (spouse must present Dependent ID) in exchange for Daily Grounds tickets. IDs must be presented in order to receive Daily Grounds tickets.

Championship Program
Official Programs are available for purchase in The Championship Shop and various locations throughout the Championship site. The cost for each program is $5.00. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The First Tee Program of Benton Harbor.

Courtesy Trolleys
Courtesy Trolleys will be available to transport spectators around the golf course to various locations.

Gate Hours
TBA

Harbor Shores Course
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