Schedule of Events


Note:All times CST
Day Time Event
Sat., Sept. 22 10 AM-5 PM Ryder Cup Merchandise Sale: Opening Weekend (open to the public)
Sun., Sept. 23 12 PM-5 PM Ryder Cup Merchandise Sale: Opening Weekend (open to the public)
Tue., Sept. 25 7 AM-6:30 PM Gate Hours
  8 AM Forward Ryder Cup Team Practice begins
  1 PM-5 PM US Past Captain/Celebrity Scramble
* Past US Ryder Cup Captains will be paired with a Celebrity to play 10 holes (1-3 and 12-18) on Course #3 in a Scramble format
  6:30 PM-9 PM 2012 Ryder Cup Captains Challenge Reception, Rich Harvest Farms Car Museum Click for tickets
Wed., Sept. 26 7 AM-6:30 PM Gate Hours
  8 AM  Forward Ryder Cup Team Practice begins
  2 PM-6 PM Junior Ryder Cup Exhibition
* The United States and European Junior Ryder Cup Teams will play a friendly match on 10 holes (1-3 and 12-18) on Course #3
  8:30 PM Ryder Cup Gala
*The Ryder Cup Gala is the premier event of Ryder Cup Week.  A red-carpet arrival is followed by an outstanding program featuring the Ryder Cup Captains, Ryder Cup Teams, Justin Timberlake, the band Chicago and other Windy City Icons. Click here to purchase tickets.
Thur., Sept. 27 7 AM-6:30 PM Gate Hours
  8 AM Ryder Cup Team Practice begins
  4 PM-5 PM Opening Ceremonies
* Located on Hole No. 10 of Course No. 1 at Medinah CC
  8 PM Bagpipes and Blues
* Officially Sanctioned Ryder Cup Pep Rally benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Illinois PGA Foundation to be held at the Field Museum in Downtown Chicago. More Information.
Fri., Sept. 28 6:30 AM -7 PM Gate Hours
  7:20 AM First Tee Time (Foursomes)
  12:05 PM or 1:05 PM First Tee Time (Fourballs)
Sat., Sept. 29 6:30 AM-7 PM Gate Hours
  7:20 AM First Tee Time (Foursomes)
  12:05 PM First Tee Time (Fourballs)
Sun., Sept. 30 7 AM-7 PM Gate Hours
  11:03 AM-1:04 PM Singles Tee Times
  5:30 PM Closing Ceremonies (Approximately 30 minutes after play concludes)