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The WM Phoenix Open

Guide To "The People's Open" In Scottsdale

Get ready for the ultimate golfing experience at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Held annually at the stunning TPC Scottsdale, this renowned tournament combines world-class golf with unparalleled entertainment. In this guide, we’ll provide you with insider tips to make the most of your spectator experience, the tournament schedule to ensure you don’t miss a moment of the action, and details about the thrilling concerts held during the event. Whether you’re a golf enthusiast or simply looking for a memorable outing, the Waste Management Phoenix Open is an event you won’t want to miss.

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General Admission Ticket Prices
Single Daily Ticket

Monday & Tuesday: FREE (courtesy of Ford Free Days)

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: $50 ($75 during tournament week)

Friday & Saturday: $75 ($100 during tournament week)

Ages 15 and under are FREE all week when accompanied by an adult.

2024 Tournament Schedule:

  • February 5th-11th (coming soon!)

Concert Line Up:

Coors Light Birds Nest Concert Series

  • 2/7 Wednesday – HARDY, Bailey Zimmerman, and Mike
  • 2/8 Thursday – Dierks Bentley
  • 2/9 Friday – Duran Duran

Concert in the Coliseum

  • 2/3 Saturday – Post Malone
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Spectator Tips:

  • General Public Parking: Enjoy free parking at WestWorld, Hayden/Mayo, and Salt River Fields with convenient shuttle access to the tournament gates.
  • Souvenir Cups on 16: Grab a seat at the iconic 16th hole and receive a free commemorative cup with all beer and hard seltzer purchases.
  • Refillable Water Stations: Stay hydrated with new refillable water stations at the Talking Stick Resort Fan Zone.
  • Merchandise and Autographs: Explore the massive merchandise tent for souvenirs and look out for designated autograph zones near the Driving Range and Clubhouse. Kids have their own autograph spots too!
  • PGA Tour App: Stay up-to-date with your favorite players’ locations using the PGA Tour phone app.
  • Bag Policy: Remember, no opaque bags larger than 6″x6″ or clear, plastic, vinyl, or other carry items larger than 12″x6″x12″ are allowed through the gates.
  • Free Admission for Kids: Kids aged 15 and younger can enjoy free admission to the tournament.
  • #GreenOut Saturday: Don’t forget to wear green on Saturday for the #GreenOut, benefiting deserving non-profit organizations with a sustainability focus.
  • Entry Times: Gates open at 7 am, so arrive early (especially if you want to score a seat at the 16th hole). Hospitality venues open at 9 am.
  • Weather and Attire: Check the forecast and dress in layers, as mornings may be cool and afternoons sunny. Don’t forget sunscreen, a hat, comfortable shoes, and binoculars.
  • For ticket purchases, visit or buy on-site at ticket booths. Military personnel and first responders can take advantage of special offers through GovX, and the Birdies for the Brave Patriots Outpost offers complimentary food and beverages for military personnel and one guest.

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