|Player Commitments Continue to Grow|
The momentum of player commitments has continued to flourish over the past two weeks. Rickie Fowler, who is currently ranked 26th in the world, further bolsters a field that already includes World No. 1, Rory McIlroy. Other top-ranked players scheduled to compete are Abraham Ancer (No. 29) and Lee Westwood (No. 30).
Corey Conners, who last year held on for a two-stroke win over 2016 VTO champion Charley Hoffman, will return to defend his title. Conners is one of eight (8) tournament champions currently committed to the third oldest PGA TOUR event on the schedule. Among them are Andrew Landry (2018), Kevin Chappell (2017), Hoffman (2016), local star and major champion Jimmy Walker (2015), Martin Laird (2013), Brendan Steele (2011) and two-time major champion and two-time Valero Texas Open winner Zach Johnson (2008 & 2009).
We’ve got No. 1 for your #1… Purchase tickets today for you and your special Valentine. Join us April 2-5 at TPC San Antonio.
|Dash to the VTO Post Race Party|
The 4th annual Dash to the VTO presented by Humana Military will be held on Saturday, March 28 and will include a 5k and one-mile run/walk race around TPC San Antonio’s Oaks Course. It’s a chance for participants to get a sneak peek of the tournament layout prior to the PGA TOUR competition beginning later that week.|
A fun event for the whole family, this race will also help raise funds and awareness for the Valero Texas Open’s Champions fore Charity fundraising program.
Don’t forget to invite your cheering squad! Friends and family members are able to enjoy our post-race party by purchasing a Food & Beverage Spectator Pass onsite the morning of the race. The $10 wristband for ages 5+ provides access to partake in the post-race reception and enjoy the food, drinks and festivities after the conclusion of the race. Come join the party!
|Elevate Your VIP Experience|
Nobody does Texas hospitality like the Valero Texas Open. Individuals, families and corporate partners alike still have time to take full advantage of a variety of hospitality experiences while attending San Antonio’s only PGA TOUR event.
|Live ULTRA at The U ($60/day) allows you to experience the unique comfort and appeal of a premier hospitality credential at an affordable price, making The U a perfect place to gather. Located between the 16th tee & 11th tee, Live ULTRA at The U provides an intimate viewing area to cheer on the PGA TOUR pros. This venue features a patio with umbrella tables & tiered seats, a covered viewing deck, and open-air dining. An upgraded menu including bar service will be available for individual purchase.|
|Cabana presented by Ubeo | Lexmark ($325/day) is strategically located between the 16th green & 17th tee, while adjacent to the fan-friendly Backyard. Experience the excitement of one of San Antonio’s biggest professional sporting events in a fun social ambiance while taking in all the action from multiple vantage points. Enjoy complimentary continental breakfast, full lunch buffet, afternoon hors d’oeuvres, & hosted bar service.|
Too many options, but can’t decide on just one?! Consider a Presidential Pass, which provides credentialed access to all three venues so you can take in the competition and atmosphere from any of these incredible vantage points. Tickets are $525 per day, Thursday-Sunday.
|Executive Club presented by Garrison Brothers Distillery ($425/day) offers a luxurious and entertaining environment right on top of the action at the competition’s closing hole. Experience a relaxed atmosphere to mingle, socialize and network in the air-conditioned dining and lounge area or watch many of the world’s top PGA TOUR players finish out their rounds from the covered, outdoor, tiered seating. Enjoy complimentary continental breakfast, full lunch buffet, afternoon hors d’oeuvres, & hosted bar service providing a superior spectator experience.|
Click here to view all the great options or call us today at the Valero Texas Open office at (210) 345.3842 to secure your hospitality experience.
|Help With All the Action|
From compassion to action you can be a part of something bigger than yourself. Caring is the gift of making the ordinary extraordinary. You have the ability through your actions to help us create something special. During the week as a volunteer, you'll make new friends, get a behind-the-scenes look at a PGA TOUR event and witness many of the world's top golfers as they compete right here in San Antonio! Sponsors and spectators alike come from all over the world and you’ll help to welcome and engage guests with our Texas hospitality charm.|
The success of the Valero Texas Open is due in large part to the volunteers who give generously of their time, talent and energy through our dynamic committees. You'll also play an important role in the tournament's charitable mission to raise funds and awareness for hundreds of worthy causes throughout San Antonio and the South Texas region.
Whatever the reason, we are looking for volunteering enthusiasts with a passion to help and together create a fantastic Valero Texas Open experience for PGA TOUR players, corporate sponsors and spectators alike.
Drives made by PGA TOUR players are exciting to watch. But driving PGA TOUR pros off the course during inclement weather is essential. Join the Evacuation committee and you’ll be able to transport PGA TOUR players and caddies to and from the course in the event of a suspension of play or other circumstances requiring the departure from the course. You must be 25 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and must attend the evacuation routes training session the week before the tournament.|
Have a knack for being laser-focused and appreciate attention to detail? Join the ShotLink® committee and assist the PGA TOUR’s ShotLink® operations team while using the latest in technology from fairway lasers to tablet computers. Your services will provide real-time data and scoring of every shot made by the pros which will be prominently featured on PGATOUR.com, the PGA TOUR App and on the national and international television broadcasts.
With so many options, it’s hard to choose just one! Here is just a handful of other committees you can join:
|Hospitality||Operations – Rapid Response||Pro Vehicles|
|Gallery Control||Pro/VIP Shuttles||Standard Bearers|
Valero Texas Open volunteers help showcase the best of San Antonio and Texas while helping to execute a world-class sporting, social and charity event. Your volunteer commitment will be greatly appreciated. Register by March 5 to ensure you secure your spot for ideal dates and times for shift assignments. Learn more about the various committees and to register today: ValeroTexasOpen.com.
|Ladies Night with Landyn presented by Jon Hart|
The annual Valero Texas Open Women’s Day event recently received a makeover with the launch of Ladies Night featuring Landyn Hutchinson, an entrepreneur and Instagram sensation @LivingwithLandyn. What better way to celebrate this than through announcing an exciting presenting sponsor, Jon Hart. For more than 40 years, Jon Hart Design has produced high-quality American handcrafted leather bags, travel goods and accessories right here in beautiful San Antonio, Texas.
Ladies Night with Landyn presented by Jon Hart will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa. Attendees of the event will be greeted with champagne, indulge in delectable hors d’oeuvres, be pampered by interactive stations, and of course, entertained by Landyn in this intimate, fun-filled night. There is no topic that Landyn doesn’t cover with her laid back, honest conversation because Landyn truly believes that women are better together. As Landyn says, “It’s Authentic. It’s Exciting. It’s ALL. THE. THINGS.”
Tickets for Ladies Night with Landyn are going fast! VIP tickets have already sold out. Individual tickets are only $150. Gentlemen, this is a fantastic Valentine’s Day gift idea for the special woman in your life. Please visit ValeroTexasOpen.com to learn more.
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