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Celebrate 30 Years of American Century Championship with 90 Celebrities
Savings On Tickets at Raley’s, Bel Air and Nob Hill Stores
June 17, 2019 (SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev.) – Ring in 30 years of celebrity golf at the American Century Championship, July 9-14, 2019 at Edgewood Tahoe with discounted tickets available from Raley's, Bel Air and Nob Hill stores. (www.AmericanCenturyChampionship.com)
More than 90 entertainment and sports celebrities will descend upon Lake Tahoe for six days of golf and superstar hijinks. Returning champ Tony Romo, Charles Barkley, Aaron Rodgers, Kyle Lowry, Jerry Rice, Roger Clemens, Joe Pavelski, and Tyler Seguin will play alongside Hollywood elites like Miles Teller, Ray Romano, Larry the Cable Guy, Alphonso Ribeiro and Bobby Flay.
Discounted daily tickets are now available at Raley's, Bel Air or Nob Hill Foods locations throughout Northern California and Nevada. Tickets are $17 daily (regularly $20) for access Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; and $27 (regularly $30) for Friday, Saturday and Sunday tournament action. And with a grocery purchase of $50 or more, the savings are even greater for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday with individual tickets for only $23 each, a 23% discount, up to four tickets. These ticket vouchers must be redeemed at the gate during the tournament.
The annual tournament has raised more than $5 million for multiple national and area charities and offers free admission to military personnel and guests. With major television exposure (NBC Sports, NBCSN, Golf Channel) and a purse of $600,000, the American Century Championship is the most prestigious celebrity tournament in golf. The 2019 event tees off Friday-Sunday July 12-14 at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, a Golf Digest Top 100 rated course on the shores of the largest alpine lake in North America.
Advanced tickets are also available online. Tickets are $20 each day for the Lake Tahoe Celebrity-Amateur on Tuesday, July 9; practice round on Wednesday, July 10; and the American Century Celebrity-Am on Thursday, July 11; and $30 for each tournament round, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Kids 10 and under receive free admission – limit two when accompanied by a paying adult.
A Patron Badge Season Pass, good for all six days, is also available for $70 online: https://www.activitytickets.com/activity/2018-american-century-celebrity-golf-championship/409.
Military discount tickets are available online at https://verify.sheerid.com/americancenturychampionship-2019/. Active Duty, Reservists, National Guard, Military Retirees, and Veterans receive one complimentary ticket and one complimentary guest ticket for each day of the American Century Championship, Tuesday, July 9 – Sunday, July 14, 2019. Ticket voucher and photo ID will be required for admission at the gate.
For the latest player commitments, photos, celebrity tweets, and fan contests go to @ACChampionship on Twitter and Instagram and facebook.com/ACChampionship. For tournament information: www.AmericanCenturyChampionship.com.
For real time updates on promotions, packages, conditions and events in South Lake Tahoe, visit The Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority on Facebook: www.facebook.com/TahoeSouth, Twitter: www.twitter.com/TahoeSouth and YouTube: www.youtube.com/LTVA. For information about Lake Tahoe South Shore, call 1-800-288-2463 or visit www.TahoeSouth.com.
For further information, contact:
|Steve Griffith||Phil Weidinger|
|Vision Group||Weidinger Public Relations|
|484/433-7757 (East Coast)||775/588-2412 (West Coast)|
About American Century Investments
Tournament title sponsor American Century Investments is a leading global asset management firm focused on delivering superior investment results and building long-term client relationships while supporting research that can improve human health and save lives. Founded in 1958, American Century Investments’ 1,300 employees serve investment professionals, institutions, corporations and individual investors from offices in New York; London; Hong Kong; Sydney; Mountain View, Calif.; and Kansas City, Mo. Jonathan S. Thomas is president and chief executive officer, and Victor Zhang serves as chief investment officer. Delivering investment results to clients enables American Century Investments to distribute over 40 percent of its profits to the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, a 500-person, non-profit basic biomedical research organization. The Institute, which is the official charity of the American Century Championship, owns more than 40 percent of American Century Investments and has received dividend payments of $1.5 billion since 2000. For more information about American Century Investments, visit www.americancentury.com.
About the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority
Designated the “America’s Best Lake” by USA TODAY readers (2012), Tahoe South combines the distinctive appeal of two worlds: spectacular natural beauty and a modern tourism destination with an array of outdoor recreation, entertainment, nightlife, and gaming. Tahoe’s timeless splendor and an emerging economic diversity continue to define its inimitable personality. For information about lodging, recreation and family packages at Tahoe South, call 1-800-288-2463 or log onto www.TahoeSouth.com.