Spectator Tips

AUTOGRAPH POLICY

Players are permitted to sign autographs only after the completion of their round.

CELL PHONES

Cell phones will be allowed into the tournament but must be on silent and can only be used in accordance with the posted PGA TOUR Mobility Device Policy.

CONCESSION STANDS

Concessions stands are located throughout the course and serve a wide variety of food and beverage products.

DIRECTIONS TO THE COURSE

Take US Hwy 19 south or Belcher Road north to Klosterman Rd. and watch for signs to the public parking located at the St. Petersburg College – Tarpon Springs Campus.

FIRST AID

BayCare Health System will be providing a first aid station behind the 18th green. The Palm Harbor and Tarpon Springs Fire Departments have teams of paramedic’s on-duty at the tournament. If you need medical assistance, please get the attention of any volunteer.

GATE TIMES

Gates will be open daily at 7am Monday thru Sunday.

MOBILITY-IMPAIRED SPECTATORS

Spectators with state issued Blue Parking hang-tags can park in Lot # 1 on Monday – Wednesday and Lot # 2 at the St. Petersburg College – Tarpon Springs Campus Thursday – Sunday. These Lots are located at the corner of Belcher Rd. and Klosterman Rd. A Bus Shuttle will take spectators to the main entrance near the 18th Hole. Special viewing platforms for spectators in wheelchairs are located at Hole # 18.

PARKING

Public Parking (for spectators who have not purchased a parking pass) is available Lot #1 Monday – Wednesday and in Lot # 2 at the St. Petersburg College – Tarpon Springs Campus Thursday – Sunday.  Both Lots are located at the corner of Klosterman Rd. and Belcher Rd. A $10 fee per vehicle is collected at entrance.

PLAYERS

The players have until 5 p.m. ET on the Friday of the week preceding the tournament to officially commit to playing in the Tampa Bay Championship.

TV Schedule

Thursday – The Golf Channel (3pm – 6pm)
Friday- The Golf Channel (3pm – 6pm)
Saturday – The Golf Channel (1pm – 3pm); NBC (3pm – 6pm)
Sunday – The Golf Channel (1pm – 3pm); NBC (3pm – 6pm)

ITEMS NOT PERMITTED

Use of the following items will NOT be permitted at the tournament: cameras, picnic baskets, coolers, radios, televisions (including hand-held televisions), backpacks, pagers, ladders, signs, and banners. Spectators bringing chairs are asked that chairs be the folding kind and to leave the bag at home or in the car.  Small purses and fanny packs are permitted but will be searched upon entering the event.