Tournament Facts



Spectator Information.

Conducted by the Western Golf Association to benefit the Evans Scholars Foundation, the BMW Championship is the second of three events in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup and determines the final field of 30 for the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.

Event Title: BMW Championship
Date: August 16-21, 2022
Location:    Wilmington Country Club; Wilmington, DE
Purse: $15 million in prize money
Field: Top 70 players in the FedExCup Standings
FedExCup Playoffs: Penultimate event, Top 70 players
Defending Champion: Patrick Cantlay
Title Sponsor:    BMW of North America, LLC
Conducted By: Western Golf Association
Beneficiary: Evans Scholars Foundation


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Mobile Ticketing Guide



Your ticket to see the PGA TOUR's best.

The BMW Championship will be using mobile entry at Wilmington Country Club. Mobile tickets enable you to manage, view, scan and transfer your tickets with just a few clicks.

Click here to sign in and manage your ticket account. Add your ticket to your phone's digital wallet for easy access at the gate. 

Read the Mobile Ticketing Guide.


Mobile Tickets

Schedule of Events



Tournament Schedule.

Enjoy the excitement of the PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs during the BMW Championship at Wilmington Country Club on Aug. 16-21, 2022.

Grounds close 30 minutes after play.

Monday,

August 15:

  Closed to the Public

Tuesday,

August 16:

6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
Professional Practice Rounds
Gates and Ticket Office Open

Wednesday,

August 17:

6:30 a.m.
7:00 a.m.
Gates and Ticket Office Open
Gardner Heidrick Pro-Am

Thursday,

August 18:

9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.

Gates and Ticket Office Open
Round 1 Competition

Friday,

August 19:

9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.

Gates and Ticket Office Open
Round 2 Competition

Saturday,

August 20:

7:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m.

Gates and Ticket Office Open
Round 3 Competition

Sunday,

August 21:

7:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m.

Gates and Ticket Office Open
Final Round Competition

* All times are EST and subject to change


Schedule of Events

Television Schedule



Television Schedule.

All times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Thursday,

August 18:

3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Golf Channel

Friday,

August 19:

3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Golf Channel

Saturday,

August 20:

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Golf Channel
NBC

Sunday,

August 21:

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Golf Channel
NBC



Television Schedule

Transportation & Parking



Getting to the BMW Championship.
Golf fans have several options for transportation to and from Wilmington Country Club.

Rideshare
As an alternative to parking your car and shuttling to the championship, spectators have the opportunity to be dropped off and walk into the championship. All drop-offs and pick-ups must take place at our designated drop-off/pick-up location at 4901 Kennett Pike, Winterthur, DE.

Please be aware that limited rideshare options in the area may result in longer than usual wait times when departing Wilmington Country Club.

Parking Information
There is no spectator parking in the immediate vicinity of Wilmington Country Club. All spectators will park in convenient remote lots and take a short, complimentary shuttle ride to the course.

Shuttle service from all lots will begin running 30 minutes prior to gate opening times and will run continuously during the day. Shuttle service will conclude one hour after play has finished.

Spectator General Parking
General parking (G-Lot) parking is located at Delaware Park Race Track (777 Delaware Park Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware).   Spectators will be provided shuttle to and from the main gate at Wilmington Country Club.  Passes should be purchased in advance here.

BMW Owners’ Parking
BMW Owners will have access to complimentary, preferred parking on a first-come, first-served basis. The BMW Owners’ Parking Lot (O-Lot) is located at 3 Beaver Valley Rd, Wilmington, DE. Beginning June 15, a parking pass, which is required to enter the lot, can be reserved through registration by clicking here.

Hospitality Parking
Guests who have received a hospitality parking pass for the H-Lot as part of their ticket package will park at the Brandywine Town Center (3300 Brandywine Pkwy, Wilmington, DE). Spectators will be shuttled to and from the main gate when parking in this lot.

ADA Placards
All parking lots at the BMW Championship have designated ADA parking spaces available at the front portion of the lots that will afford those guests the most direct access to the shuttle pickup points and the championship entrance.

Parking & Shuttle for the Mobility Impaired
Designated parking and shuttle service for wheelchair-bound patrons will be provided. For those spectators requiring lift-equipped shuttle transportation, please submit your request to bmwc@wgaesf.org. Wheelchairs will not be available for rent on the tournament grounds, but spectators may bring wheelchairs with them to the BMW Championship.


Transportation and Parking

Health & Safety Measures



Guide to fan safety.

The health and safety of everyone involved with the BMW Championship is our No. 1 priority. The championship and the PGA TOUR have an extensive set of COVID-19 health and safety measures implemented in conjunction with CDC guidelines to promote a safe environment and quality experience on the golf course. Read the PGA TOUR guide to fan safety here.


Mask Policy

FAQ


Frequently Asked Questions.


Tickets

I have questions about tickets, where can I learn more?
Visit the ticket page and view our ticket holder policy section at the bottom.

Are tickets needed for children?
Juniors 15 and under receive complimentary grounds admission when accompanied by an adult. Tickets can be redeemed prior to entering the gate at the Admissions windows. Juniors must have their own hospitality ticket to gain access to a hospitality venue.*

*Includes Trophy Club, 1901 Club, Green Coat Club and all corporate hospitality venues.

Can I leave the tournament and come back on the same day?
Re-entry is not permitted for any ticket holders.

Do you offer ticket refunds?
All ticket sales are final; no refunds or exchanges are available. If no longer able to attend the event, fans are encouraged to use the ticket management functions for transfer or resale within their online account.

How do I receive my tickets?
All tickets are mobile tickets. For more information on how to access for entry or transfer to a guest, please visit our mobile ticket guide.

Will tickets be available at the gate?
No. Tickets will be available online but will not be sold onsite.

Is there Will Call at the tournament?
No. As tickets are 100% mobile, patrons are encouraged to transfer their tickets electronically to assist with any last minute ticketing needs.

Accessibility

Are wheelchairs allowed on-site at the Championship?
Wheelchairs and other motorized chairs are allowed on the tournament grounds should you like to bring them. Golf carts and other motorized vehicles will not be available to rent or use during the tournament week.

Are there handicap accessible viewing areas?
Wheelchair accessible viewing areas will be available throughout the course. All hospitality venues include wheelchair access via ramp or elevator.

Is accessible parking available?
Yes. Information will be available week of June 6, 2022.

BMW Owners

Do BMW Owners have any added benefits at the Championship?
BMW Owners have access to exclusive benefits leading up to and during the BMW Championship. For full details, please visit the BMW Owner Information page.

Fan Experience

Are there any prohibited items I should not bring to the Championship?
Yes, the following items will not be allowed on property at the Championship:
  • Select bags (see policy)
  • Computers or laptops
  • Video cameras
  • Weapons of any nature
  • Outside food & beverage

For a detailed list of prohibited items, please click here.

What is your bag policy?
The PGA TOUR’s bag policy is very similar to those you see at other major sporting events. Please click here to view an infographic that outlines the policy.

Are cameras permitted at the Championship?
Cameras will only be allowed during practice rounds, Tuesday and Wednesday of tournament week. They will not be permitted on tournament days, Thursday-Sunday.

Are cell phones permitted at the Championship?
Yes. We do ask that all spectators follow the PGA TOUR’s Mobile Device Policy when on site.

Are strollers allowed on-site?
Child strollers will be permitted entry at the Championship, but fans in attendance are encouraged to keep in mind that the terrain may not be stroller-friendly throughout.

Is there BMW Championship merchandise available?
Yes! All spectators have access to the Merchandise Tent located between the first tee and ninth green. The Merchandise Tent will accept credit card only.

Are autographs allowed?
No on-course autographs are allowed during the week. Autographs can only be obtained at the designated autograph zone adjacent to the practice putting green.

What is suggested attire for spectators?
It is recommended that spectators wear appropriate casual golf attire along with comfortable walking shoes. 

Are there seating areas for the general public?
General public seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis at the driving range, 1st tee, 5th tee, 7th green, 9th green, 13th green, 14th tee, 15th green, 17th green and 18th green.

Are there areas on-site to receive first aid care?
Medical tents on course will be located between the 11th and 17th fairways and golfer’s left of 18th fairway.

Is there a Lost and Found on site?
Please visit our lost and found website to search for lost items or file a claim online.

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