Tickets for the Rocket Mortgage Classic PGA Tour in Detroit will go on sale May 27 with significant price increases, organizers said Thursday.
Tournament July 1-4 at the Detroit Golf Club, did not allow spectators last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Over the past year, we have witnessed the selflessness of our hometown – and now we look forward to hosting an event that will help many as we all work to bridge the digital divide in Detroit,” said Rocket Mortgage CEO Jay Farner. said in a press release.
Ticket pre-sales began on Tuesday for fans who delayed buying tickets last year or donated to charity.
Delta Dental Pro-Am tickets to the Rocket Mortgage Classic on June 30 are $ 20, while competition tickets are priced dynamically from $ 60 on July 1, $ 70 on July 2, and $ 80 on July 3 and 4. Ticket prices will go up if they sell quickly, or go down if sales are slow.
Ticket prices started at $ 40 on weekdays in 2019 and $ 55 on weekends.
The 2019 weekend rounds were sold out and organizers said they expect similar demand this summer.
It is unclear how many tickets are available for the event and what capacity restrictions will be imposed by organizers or health officials. Crane requested more information.
Health and safety precautions mean all tickets will be electronic, day-specific, and purchased prior to the event at RocketMortgageClassic.com… There will be no ticket sales for Detroit Golf Club during tournament week. The event will also feature other contactless and cashless measures to ensure a safer experience with fans.
All spectators will be required to complete a health questionnaire upon entry, must wear a face mask on the course at all times except when actively eating or drinking, and must practice social distancing of at least 6 feet.
Contact between player and viewer is also prohibited, including autographs, selfies, and even punches.
“The return of live viewers to the Rocket Mortgage Classic is another step in getting our city back to normal,” Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan said in a press release. “I appreciate how thoughtfully the tournament team and Rocket Mortgage have come up with a plan that will allow viewers to safely enjoy this great event in person.”
Players already in the tournament include reigning champion Bryson DeShambeau and fan favorite Ricky Fowler, sponsored by Rocket Mortgage. Jason Day, Bubba Watson and Harold Warner III also committed.