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It’s Time to Get Your Plaid on at the 47th Annual Heritage PGA Tour Golf Tournament

Vicki Shivers - Thursday, April 02, 2015

 The 47th annual RBC Heritage will be held April 13-19, 2015 sticking with its traditional position on the PGA TOUR calendar, the week following the Masters in Augusta.

 

Each April, thousands of people make their way to Hilton Head Island, SC to be a part of South Carolina’s only PGA event, The Heritage Golf Tournament. Making its home at Harbour Town Golf Links in The Sea Pines Resort for more than 40 years, The Heritage is recognized as one of the most distinguished and premier golf tournaments in the country.

 

Hilton Head Island is honored and excited to continue the tradition of hosting the prestigious Heritage Golf Tournament. This popular family friendly event features some of the biggest names in golf and is a very popular Tournament, with thousands of spectators from around the world in attendance each year.

 

This historic event, hosted annually on The Sea Pines Resort's famed Harbour Town Golf Links, continues the longstanding tradition of one of golf's most notable tournaments. The spectator-friendly tournament, South Carolina's only PGA TOUR event, is considered a favorite among TOUR players, many of whom enjoy staying with their families at The Sea Pines Resort, and is one of the few events that enables fans to get up-close and personal with the players.

 

The first Heritage Classic Golf Tournament was held in 1969 and started out as a way to introduce Hilton Head Island to the world as a beautiful golf and vacation destination on the S.C. coast.The tournament was held at Pete Dye and Jack Nicklaus’ newly designed Harbour Town Golf Links and Arnold Palmer won the 1st Heritage Classic, taking home the trophy and a check for $20,000 for his victory. Over the next 40 years, the Heritage would grow from a clever marketing strategy by Sea Pines developer, Charles Fraser to one of the most prestigious tournaments on the PGA Tour.

 

This year’s Tournament will be held April 13 – 19, 2015 and promises to be another year of exciting golf and Island events centered around the Tournament. Ticket prices for the Heritage Golf Tournament start at just $50 for Practice Round Badges, with various other levels of access and packages available for purchase.

 

For additional information or to purchase tickets that are now on sale, please visit www.rbcheritage.com

47th Annual Heritage PGA Tour Golf Tournament

Sea Pines Resort

April 13-19

www.rbcheritage.com