Sept. 22-27 Whistling Straits Kohler, Wisconsin

Hospitality FAQs

Q. Do I need to purchase hospitality now or can I wait until it’s closer to the event?
A. On-course hospitality is limited and packages are moving quickly. Do not wait. Purchase now to ensure your company will be at the 2020 Ryder Cup.

Purchasing now will allow you to divide your payments over two years. Suite and table locations will be assigned based on several factors, but the largest being the return date of your Letter of Intent.
Q. What are payment terms for hospitality?
A. 25% deposit is due with your Letter of Intent and future payments are due in December 2019 and March 2020. Check, wire transfer or major credit cards are accepted.
Q. Where is Kohler, Wisconsin located?
A. Kohler is located one hour north of Milwaukee (60 miles), one hour south of Green Bay (60 miles) and two hours north of Chicago (140 miles).
Q. What are the nearest airports?
A. Both Milwaukee (MKE) and Green Bay (GRB) have easily accessible airports one hour away. Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is just over two hours from Kohler.
Q. How do I secure overnight accommodations for my group?
A. PGA has contacts in place to assist hospitality clients with hotel rooms in various price ranges in Milwaukee, Green Bay and nearby areas. Another option for hospitality clients is home rentals near the course and surrounding areas. There are a variety of homes, sizes and amenities to review.
Q. What is the menu in the hospitality areas?
A. Guests will enjoy a different daily menu featuring a continental breakfast; a full lunch buffet offering a variety of salads, sides and entrées; afternoon food service and desserts each day (Wednesday to Sunday). Six hours of open bar featuring an assortment of beer, wine and liquor is included each day. Companies with chalets can add to their daily menu, as well as extend bar hours.
Q. Can I book tee times, dining reservations and spa appointments during Ryder Cup week at Destination Kohler?
A. Yes, companies that purchase hospitality through the PGA of America will be given priority for tee times at Destination Kohler’s nationally-ranked golf courses, reservations for fine dining and appointments at the 5-star spa during Ryder Cup week.
Q. What is the daily event schedule during Ryder Cup week?
A. Daily Schedule

Tuesday: Practice Day

Wednesday: Practice Day

Thursday: Practice Day & Opening Ceremony

Friday: Match Play

Saturday: Match Play

Sunday: Match Play & Trophy Presentation

Gates typically open between 6:00am–7:00am and close between 6:00pm–7:00pm. Events and times are subject to change.
Q. What should I budget for Ryder Cup?
A. If you are purchasing a chalet, the price includes a standard interior décor, food and bar package. You may opt to customize your décor and upgrade your menus, liquor brands and extend your bar hours. Suite and reserved tables are turnkey and do not allow for customization.

Other items you may want to include in your budget are overnight accommodations, ground transportation, airline tickets, dinners/evening activities, golf at area courses and customized Ryder Cup merchandise/gifts with your company’s logo.
Q. My company was approached by a hospitality company with offers of tickets and hospitality. Are they another option for us to explore?
A. The PGA of America is your only source for official, on-site 2020 Ryder Cup hospitality packages. We do not work with third parties or ticket resellers.

Please check the source prior to purchasing or signing a contract to be assured you are working with the PGA of America. Working through the PGA will guarantee your hospitality will be located on the grounds of Whistling Straits, as well as confidence that your tickets are authentic and acquired directly from the PGA.

Our staff will provide valuable insight and guidance to assure a great experience, as well as exclusive invitations and ticket information on events leading up to the 2020 Ryder Cup.
Q. Can I just purchase a block of grounds tickets?
A. Grounds tickets were sold through a Random Selection Process conducted by the PGA of America. Therefore, the only way to guarantee your opportunity to attend the Ryder Cup with your clients is through a hospitality purchase.

Visit rydercup.com/2020hospitality for details
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