Tahoe South Press Releases
Discounted Tickets at Raley’s for American Century Championship, Tahoe Celebrity Golf
May 23, 2013 (Stateline, Nev.) – Bargain shopping and celebrity sightings – and when’s the last time you saw that – meet at the grocery store. Raley's, Bel-Air and Nob Hill stores are offering discounted tickets to the 24th annual American Century Championship, the celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, July 16-21, 2013 (www.TahoeCelebrityGolf.com).The tournament features match-ups of sports legends and Hollywood stars such as Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Aaron Rodgers, Jerry Rice and Ray Romano. Newcomers this year will include former MLB superstars Chipper Jones and Pudge Rodriguez; Larry the Cable Guy and Bill Engvall.
Discounted tickets will be available June 1 through July 21 at 127 locations throughout Northern California and Nevada. Daily tickets for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 16, 17 and 18, are $12 (regularly $15); Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 19, 20 and 21, are $22 (regularly $25); or $18 with a grocery purchase of $50 or more up to four tickets. For a complete list of stores selling discounted tickets go to http://www.tahoecelebritygolf.com/tickets.html or (http://www.raleys.com/www/stores_list.jsp)
Tickets are also available online at www.TahoeSouth.com, www.TahoeCelebrityGolf.com, and at the gate. Prices are $15 each day for the Lake Tahoe Celebrity-Amateur on Tuesday, July 16, the practice round on Wednesday, July 17, and for the American Century Celebrity-Amateur on Thursday, July 18; and $25 for each tournament round, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
A Patron Badge Season Pass, good for all six days, is also available through May 31 for $50. After June 1, it’s $60. Kids 10 and under are free with a paid adult.
Through its exposure the past 23 years on NBC Sports, the American Century Championship has become the longest running celebrity golf tournament and attracts more than 40,000 plus spectators.
For real time updates on events, 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/SouthShoreTahoe, and YouTube: www.youtube.com/LTVA. For information about Lake Tahoe South Shore, call 1-800-AT-TAHOE (1-800-288-2463) or visit www.tahoesouth.com
For further information, contact:
Phil Weidinger, Weidinger Public Relations, 775/588-2412 (West Coast)
Steve Griffith, Vizion Group, 484/433-7757 (East Coast)