The top 30 golfers in the FedEx Cup leaderboard will compete for the FedEx Cup, with the winner also taking home $18 million.
ATLANTA — It’s the biggest week of the year in East Lake Golf Club. The world’s best professional golfers are coming to Atlanta this week for the TOUR Championship.
The the top 30 golfers in the FedEx Cup standings will compete for the FedEx Cup, with the winner also taking home $18 million. The tournament takes place from Thursday to Sunday, but fans can get a head start on activities earlier in the week.
The TOUR Championship puts together four custom “bucket lists” that feature some of East Lake’s must-see hotspots.
Take a seat under the shaded bleachers and listen to player announcements as the top 30 take on East Lake. If you’re here on Thursday, be sure to show up for the HOPE Start Ceremony at 11 a.m. to witness the special TOUR Championship tradition.
Once most of the land is on the course, the area between the third green and the ninth tee is a perfect place to watch a ton of golf. See how the players fare on the short par-4 third, then turn around to watch the others tackle the long par-3 ninth. The popular Coca-Cola Lounge is located off the ninth tee.
- PGA TOUR Superstores GSGA Putting Experience
Want to see how you’re doing on one of East Lake’s greens? Here is your chance. A replica practice green with tournament speed will be available near the SO Cool area behind the PGA TOUR Fan Shop for a limited time each day for fans to hit a few putts on an authentic green. East Lake.
Each year, these fans have a front row seat to see the FedExCup champion crowned. But be sure to arrive early if you want to see the leaders; these places are filling up fast!
Two children 15 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult, and there’s plenty to keep them entertained all day
- SO Cool Zone presented by Southern Company
Located near the 15th green and 14th fairway, the SO Cool area offers everything from putting to playing with animals at the Georgia Aquarium to swings inside the First Tee activation.
For a great place to watch some of the golf action, you can keep the kids out of the sun with shaded bleachers behind the 15th green.
The Putting Green driving range located next to the 10th tee is a great place to watch the players complete their warm-up before starting their rounds.
After their rounds, most players will stop by the youth autograph area, located just up the hill from the practice field near the clubhouse.
- The best selfie spot
If you came through Glenwood Gate, the 15th tee is the perfect place to take a selfie with the lake and historic East Lake clubhouse in the background.
- The Deck presented by Maestro Dobel
The Deck presented by Maestro Dobel is located just across the lake from the driving range, giving fans a unique perspective of the top 30 players as they warm up. There are several unique cocktails to choose from, including the TOUR Championship signature Maestro Dobel cocktail, the Finale Fizz.
- Meiomi Wine Fair
Just steps from the Peachtree Porch near the 8th fairway, the Meiomi Lounge offers you a glass of wine to accompany a picture-perfect view of the lake.
The Coca-Cola Lounge is open to the public and is the perfect place on the front nine to post with a cocktail and watch the players navigate the challenging par 4.
ABOUT TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP:
The tournament has raised over $42 million in charitable funds since 1998 and proudly supports the East Lake Foundation; Targeted community strategies; the Grove Park Foundation; Purpose-built schools Atlanta; and First Tee – Metro Atlanta.