Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that badges for the 40th playing of the prestigious invitational hosted by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus are now available to the public.
The Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide is June 1 – 7 at world-renowned Muirfield Village Golf Club.
Weekly Patron badges, which are valid Monday – Sunday and provide access to the Tournament grounds, are available for a special introductory rate of $165 each through March 6, 2015.
The official launch of badge sales for the 2015 Memorial is marked by the return of the Daily Ticket Pack. This special ticket option allows patrons to choose their badge in a daily format, i.e. the buyer receives a ticket for each day of the Tournament in lieu of one weekly badge. Both Daily Ticket Pack and individual badge buyers receive one complimentary $25 Food & Beverage card, per household ($165 minimum purchase required) through March 6, 2015. Note: Package buyers receive multiple Complimentary Cards based on the single highest value of the package purchased.
Also returning for 2015 is the Golden Bear Club. An instant success that sold out when introduced last year, this venue provides access to a menu of items for purchase catered by Cameron Mitchell Premier Events, a cash bar, television viewing, private restrooms and open seating in a sports bar atmosphere. New for 2015, badge package buyers will now have the option to upgrade any package to include the
Golden Bear Club badge in lieu of Pavilion access. Introductory pricing for the Golden Bear Club starts at $265 each through March 6, 2015 for a weekly badge or the Daily Ticket Pack.
The Golden Bear Club is located within Patron Village in the heart of Tournament play between Hole No. 10 fairway and No. 14 green. Patron Village includes an area that is open to the public featuring upgraded food and beverage options, special merchandise, video screens, a patio and more.
The public may call the Tournament Ticket Office 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at 877-MT BADGE or visit http://www.mtbadge.com to purchase badges. Kids 16 and under can attend for free with a ticketed adult and kids 18 and under are admitted free on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 for Junior Golf Day. Daily practice round tickets for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday are also available. The introductory cost is $35 through March 6, and they are valid for all three practice-round days.
INDIVIDUAL BADGE OPTION BREAKDOWN
* NOTE: For more information, including badge package options please visit www.mtbadge.com.
In additional news, the Tournament’s presenting partner, Nationwide, instituted a brand transformation in September of this year and the Memorial is proud to incorporate those changes into the
Tournament’s name and logo. Attached please find the new Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide logo in both .JPEG and .EPS formats. Also included are new Tournament branding guidelines and a special 40th recognition logo. Please note that the word, Insurance is no longer included in the name or logo for the Memorial per the new branding guidelines.
“We want to offer our sincere congratulations to Nationwide on their successful rebranding launch,” said Dan Sullivan, executive director of the Memorial Tournament. “Our partnership with Nationwide has been incredibly successful and we are excited to integrate their new vision into the Tournament’s logo. We are equally thrilled to offer introductory pricing for the Memorial and we are confident the Tournament’s 40th playing will add to the rich tradition the Tournament has established since its first playing 1976.”