2016 Ryder Cup random selection process for individual tickets complete

By PGA of America

CHASKA, Minn. (January 27, 2016) -- The PGA of America announced today that the random selection process for individuals interested in purchasing tickets for the 2016 Ryder Cup is now complete. All remaining tickets available for purchase are part of hospitality packages, premium daily tickets, and travel packages. More than 250,000 spectators are expected to attend during Ryder Cup week. The Ryder Cup is golf's most compelling event, matching top American golf professionals against their European counterparts in a team format. This exciting event will be played at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn., Sept. 27-Oct. 2, 2016.

“The level of demand for 2016 Ryder Cup tickets was at an all-time high and far exceeded our supply,” said Jeff Hintz, Ryder Cup director. “High ticket demand is indicative of how special the Ryder Cup is. While the random selection process for purchasing tickets is now complete, several options are available for those who want to experience the 2016 Ryder Cup first-hand.”

Three ticket options remain available:

-- Corporate hospitality packages for 10 guests or more per day. For information, call the 41st Ryder Cup Office at 952-777-2400 or email rdelosh@pgahq.com. The PGA of America is the only source for official, on-site hospitality packages.

-- Premium daily hospitality tickets to the Samuel Ryder Club. Located near the first and 17th greens, the Samuel Ryder Club will offer all-inclusive food and beverage and on-site preferred parking. Up to six tickets can be purchased by the day by visiting RyderCup.com.

-- Official travel packages from Premier Golf (www.premiergolf.com). 

Free admission for juniors 17 years of age and younger when accompanied by a ticketed adult is available during Practice Rounds, Tuesday thru Thursday. Each ticketed adult is permitted two (2) junior grounds admissions per day at no additional charge. Junior tickets will be available on-site at the Admission Sales & Will Call Office at the Ryder Cup main entrance on the day of admission. No registration is necessary. Junior tickets cannot be obtained in advance and are available regardless of a sellout. Junior tickets do not gain access into private hospitality areas or the International Pavilion. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, each junior must have a paid ticket to enter the grounds as there will be no complimentary admission.  

To honor the men and women who serve our country in the United States Armed Forces, The PGA of America is pleased to offer Active Duty, Military Retirees, Active Reserve, National Guard and their accompanying spouse complimentary grounds tickets during the Practice Rounds, Tuesday thru Thursday. Military tickets will be available on-site at the Admission Sales & Will Call Office at the Ryder Cup main entrance on the day of admission. Military ID and photo ID must be presented in exchange for the grounds ticket(s). Complimentary Military tickets cannot be obtained in advance and are available regardless of a sellout, Tuesday through Thursday only.