2018 Legends of Golf
Schedule of Events

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR TOURNAMENT WEEK:

Use this day-by-day breakdown to see what's happening, what's open, and what's closed at Mountain Top (MT), Top of the Rock (TOTR), and Buffalo Ridge (BR).


 

Tuesday, April 17 – Pro-Am

Top of the Rock & Mountain Top

  • Gates open at 8:00am
  • Pro-Am: 9:00am shotgun and 1:30pm shotgun starts (both Tuesday and Wednesday at Top of the Rock and Mountain Top)
  • See Pro-Am page for pairings
  • Osage and Buffalo Bar closed to the public
  • Arnie’s Barn open to the public 11:30am–3:00pm
  • Cave trail – Last cart goes out at 2:00pm
  • Museum – Last guest may enter at 2:00pm
  • Mountain Top (upstairs) – open to Mercy Pro-Am participants only (closed to the public)

Noon – Tiger Woods Kids' Clinic at Buffalo Ridge

New this year, Big Cedar Lodge will welcome back one of golf’s greatest champions, Tiger Woods, to host a one-of-a-kind Kids' Clinic on the driving range at Buffalo Ridge. Area students and golf teams will come face to face with Woods to receive tips and techniques from one of the greatest champions of all time.

See the home page for details


Wednesday, April 18 – Pro-Am

Top of the Rock & Mountain Top

  • Gates open at 8:00am
  • Pro-Am 9:00am shotgun and 1:30pm shotgun starts (both Tuesday and Wednesday at Top of the Rock and Mountain Top)
  • See Pro-Am page for pairings
  • Pro-Am Awards Dinner & Chris Janson concert for Legends guest/associates at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Academy
  • Osage/Buffalo Bar closed to public (VIP Hospitality)
  • Mountain Top (upstairs) open to pro-am guests only
  • TOTR will be open only to ticket holders and the entire property will close at 5:00pm
  • Worman House open to general public for dinner 5:00pm–10:00pm
  • OA closed to the public

Thursday, April 19 – First Round

Buffalo Ridge

  • Gates open at 8:00am
  • Play starts at 9:00am
  • Osage/Buffalo Bar closed to public (VIP Hospitality: open Buffalo Bar first, open Osage if needed)
  • TOTR will be open only to ticket holders and the entire property will close at 5:00pm
  • Mountain Top Grill (upper level) open to spectators with tickets
  • Worman House open to public for dinner 5:00pm–9:30pm

Friday, April 20 – Second Round

Top of the Rock & Mountain Top

  • Gates open at 7:30am
  • Play starts at 9:00am (tee times at both courses)
  • Osage/Buffalo Bar closed to public (VIP Hospitality)
  • TOTR will be open only to ticket holders and the entire property will close at 5:00pm
  • Mountain Top Grill (upper level) open to the ticketed public
  • Worman House open to public for dinner 5:00pm–9:30pm
  • BR open to the public for play

Saturday, April 21 – Third Round & Family Fun Day

Top of the Rock & Mountain Top

  • Gates open at 10:30am
  • Play starts at noon (tee times at both courses)
  • Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Larry Nelson, and David Graham to play in a special fivesome at Mountain Top at 1:48
  • TOTR will be open only to ticket holders and the entire property will close at 5:00pm
  • Osage/Buffalo Bar closed to public (VIP Hospitality)
  • Mountain Top Grill (upper level) open to the ticketed public
  • Worman House open to public for dinner 5:00pm–9:30pm
  • BR open to public for play

Special Saturday Event—Family Fun Day featuring DUDE PERFECT: 
Family Fun Day with meet and greet, prizes, gifts, t-shirts, and more!

When: 3:00pm

Where: Top of the Rock Arnold Palmer Practice Range

Saturday, April 21, is Family Fun Day, where all children ages 17 and under receive FREE admission with a paying adult. YouTube stars and trick-shot aficionados Dude Perfect will make a special appearance on the Arnold Palmer Practice Range at 3:00pm, along with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes guests and PGA TOUR Champions golfers. All Family Fun Day guests will also receive a special gift from the Branson Convention and Visitors Bureau and a free chicken sandwich courtesy of Chick-Fil-A (limited quantity available).

 


Championship Sunday, April 22 – Final Round & Legends of Golf Shootout

Top of the Rock

All players (except Legends of Golf Shootout) will play 18 holes at Top of the Rock (par 27-27 – 54). Format (Top of the Rock): Front nine – Alternate shot; Back nine – Best ball.

  • 7:00am - Gates open
  • 8:15am - First wave of Champions Division play begins
  • 9:30 - Legends of Golf Shootout:
    • Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Lee Trevino, Johnny Miller, Larry Nelson, and David Graham will be joined by actor Mark Wahlberg, defending champion Kid Rock, Larry the Cable Guy, NASCAR's Richard Childress, Duck Dynasty's Willie Robertson, and Daytona 500 winner Austin Dillon!
  • 12:20 - Second wave of Champions Division play begins
  • 5:00 (after conclusion of play) - Champions crowned 
  • Osage closed to public (NO brunch; VIP Hospitality)
  • TOTR will be open only to ticket holders until 5:00pm, at which time Arnie’s, the Trail, and Museum will be open to the public
  • BR/Mountain Top Grill and golf course open to the public for play and dining