LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) — The PGA TOUR Barbasol Championship has announced that it will once again be offering free tickets to heroes in our community, including serving members of the armed forces, veterans, first responders and teacher-educators.
Additionally, new for 2022, Barbasol is excited to host an upgraded area of the Galls Patriots Outpost where active duty members of the Armed Forces and veterans can relax and enjoy complimentary food and beverage service. beverages through Clark Distributing, Home Concepts Roofing, Kentucky American Water, Kentucky Tourism, Longship, Kentucky Farm Bureau and Martin’s Peterbilt.
“The Barbasol Championship is proud to recognize the courageous and selfless service of our veterans, active duty armed forces and first responders here in our community,” said Darren Nelson, Barbasol Championship Tournament Director. “They are our heroes, one and all.”
Military, Veteran and First Responder Tickets
The Barbasol Championship is committed to supporting and honoring our men and women in uniform, first responders (police, fire and EMS) and their families. We are pleased to offer military service members of all branches and first responders up to two (2) free tickets for family and friends to attend the Barbasol Championship any day. Military and First Responder Appreciation Day is Thursday, July 7, and thanks to our generous sponsors, more events will be planned to thank our military.
Teacher-Educator Appreciation Posts
During the pandemic, we know the stresses and pressures placed on society and schools, especially teachers and school administrators. The Barbasol Championship is pleased to offer teachers, principals, counselors and school staff two (2) free tickets for family and friends to this year’s Barbasol Championship.
The Barbasol Championship is the Commonwealth’s only PGA Tour event and one of 47 FedExCup events to be contested during the 2021-22 season. Previously, the Barbasol Championship alternated with the British Open. This year, it will be played the previous week and will offer, in addition to almost 4 million dollars in purse and 300 FedEx points, a coveted entry into the 150th Open Championship.
For complete information on the Barbasol Championship and to book your free tickets, please visit: https://barbasolchampionship.com/tickets
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