Please take a moment to review our policies and prohibited items.
For the safety of the players and gallery members alike, a NO AUTOGRAPH POLICY is enforced on the golf course during the week of the Memorial Tournament including practice rounds. In consideration of players, spectators are asked to refrain from requesting autographs during competition and must wait until after a player has complete his round. Outside items may not be brought in to be autographed.
Badges are to be displayed in plain sight at all times. The Tournament is not responsible for lost badges.
It is illegal to carry a firearm, deadly weapon or dangerous ordnance anywhere on the grounds at Muirfield Village Golf Club, unless otherwise authorized by law, this includes off duty law enforcement. No person shall knowingly possess, have under person's control, convey, or attempt to convey a deadly weapon or dangerous ordnance onto Tournament grounds.
No food or beverage is permitted upon admittance. No beverage containers of any type are allowed to be brought onto the golf course, including water bottles. The only food or beverage item that is permitted to leave the golf course is a Dasani water bottle.
Spectators will be removed immediately without warning for:
Appropriate casual golf wear with comfortable walking shoes (soft spikes only).
Spectators should have the following items on hand:
Observe the leaderboards throughout the golf course for "WEATHER WARNING" signs that will appear prior to inclement weather moving into the area. When the signs appear spectators are advised to take precautions PRIOR to play being suspended. If the siren sounds, seek shelter immediately
IN THE EVENT OF INCLEMENT WEATHER, AVOID THE FOLLOWING
Open Areas - Hilltops/high places - Isolated Trees - Golf Carts - Wire Fences
Cell phones and mobile devices are permitted on the property, yet please recognize that their use is expressly restricted. The Memorial Tournament has instituted a "zero tolerance" policy for any breach of these restrictions. At ALL times cell phones and mobile devices must be kept in the "silent" mode. During the four competitive rounds, mobile devices are not permitted for use any closer to the field of play than the paved cart paths and only then to access data. Voice usage is restricted to designated areas, which include: all concession and merchandise areas and Digital hub locations. Mobile device photography is permitted during practice rounds but is prohibited throughout the official competition starting with the first round of the Memorial Tournament. Capturing video is prohibited throughout Tournament week.
Cameras - Still cameras are only permitted on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of Tournament week and are NOT Allowed Thursday - Sunday. Video equipment is prohibited all seven days.
The following items are prohibited on the course ALL week. Please leave them in your
car or check them at the gate:
Prohibited bags of any kind cannot be left at security checkpoints and will be required to
be returned to your vehicle. For Security purposes, you hereby consent to the
reasonable inspection/search of your person, property and vehicle before entering the
For security purposes all patrons entering the Memorial Tournament hereby consent to the reasonable inspection of your person and property before entering the Tournament, which inspection may include, without limitation, metal detection.
New for 2014 all gates will provide access to an AMNESTY CONTAINER. Knives with a blade longer than 1.5” will not be allowed and cannot be checked at the gate. Patrons can return the item to their vehicle or dispose of the item in the amnesty container. All weapons will follow this policy except firearms. Those can be returned to their vehicle or surrendered to law enforcement located at each gate, these will not be held. Any firearm surrendering will not be returned and will be destroyed.
Please visit the U.S. Golf Association's Web site for a complete list of rules.