An unquestionable peak of any golfer's career could be winning the PGA Championship®. It's an event of great prestige, and winning may cement a player's name in the golf history books or even catapult them into super-stardom.
In this article, we'll tell you how to score tickets to one of golf's most anticipated events of the year.
When and where is the 2023 PGA Championship?
In 2023, it's taking place at Oak Hill Country Club in Pittsford, New York — just outside Rochester. The courses here are known as the East and the West, and the East Course is where the PGA Championship has taken place three times already. All the action of the 2023 PGA Championship will take place May 15 - 21, 2023. This includes events and attractions on the week days leading up to tournament play, which begins on Thursday, May 18, 2023.
Oak Hill Country Club has a long history that centers on golf. It started out in 1901 with a single nine-hole golf course but grew over time to feature two resplendent 18-hole courses. The grounds have a signature expanse of trees (over 40,000 of them). The number and magnitude may pose the greatest challenge that golfers encounter here, as they tend to line every fairway. Couple this hallmark of the grounds with their diverse terrain, and golfers usually find their abilities to line up perfect shots are constantly challenged.
How much are tickets to the PGA Championship?
Ticket prices vary depending on which events or days you want to attend. A full week of events lead up to the PGA Championship rounds played Thursday through Sunday. Daily tickets in 2023 start at $55 for pre-championship events.
The starting prices of tickets on each day are as follows:
- Monday – Wednesday: Starts at $55 (plus taxes and fees)
- Thursday: First round, starts at $200 (plus taxes and fees)
- Friday: Second round, starts at $265 (plus taxes and fees)
- Saturday: Third round, starts at $270 (plus taxes and fees)
- Sunday: Championship round, starts at $270 (plus taxes and fees)
- Packages: You can purchase multi-day packages through PGA's website starting at $1,950.
It's typically cheaper to attend on Thursday than on Sunday, when the final championship round is played. That's a popular day to attend because many spectators want to watch the most consequential play and see a champion hoist the Wanamaker Trophy.
How do you get tickets for the 2023 PGA Championship?
There are many events taking place in the days leading up to the tournament itself. Depending on what you'd like to see, here's how you can purchase tickets:
Daily passes are available at AXS.com.
Monday – Wednesday events
Go to the PGA Championship website to review options for Monday through Thursday, including:
- Walking the storied grounds of Oak Hill Country Club as the world's best players prepare.
- Watching golfers tee off in Thursday's first round of play.
Thursday – Sunday events
For tickets, travel packages, ticketless experiences and daily packages, go to OnLocation's site. There you'll see many options for the tournament days Thursday through Sunday. If you have a Sapphire Reserve credit card, sign in to Ultimate Rewards to review available ticket options.
Enjoy cardmember benefits with Chase Sapphire Reserve®
If you're looking for a great experience at the 2023 PGA Championship, check out the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card. Cardmembers can enjoy many perks at this year's event, as Chase Sapphire is an official partner of the 2023 PGA Championship.
The PGA Shops presented by Chase Sapphire
Specific cardmember benefits will be promoted on signs near the checkout areas at The PGA Shops presented by Chase Sapphire. A fast pass line may be available for Chase Sapphire Reserve cardmembers, for instance. Merchandise bag check/storage will be available near the exit for both Sapphire Reserve and Sapphire Preferred cardmembers while supplies last. Outside, cardmembers can also review available benefits and event information at the Chase Sapphire info booth.
Chase Sapphire Lounge
One perk available to Sapphire Reserve cardmembers is access to a private Sapphire Lounge, located between the 10 green, 11 tee box and 13th fairway. Here, cardmembers can enjoy concessions and great views of the action on a first come, first served basis.
The Chase Sapphire Hospitality Chalet will welcome Sapphire Reserve cardmembers who purchased a specific ticket option available through Chase Ultimate Rewards. There will be a patio with ample seating, upscale food options, and more. Look for the chalet in the PGA Partner Village, where cardmembers can enjoy clear views of Hole 15, an exciting par 3 on the East Course at Oak Hill Country Club.
In the world of professional golf, winning the PGA Championship could secure a golfer's legacy in a very competitive sport. If you're looking to witness golf history, you may find it at the 2023 PGA Championship. Meanwhile, Sapphire Reserve cardmembers can enjoy several perks and benefits at this year's championship.
Chase Sapphire is an official partner of the PGA Championship.