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4 Reasons to Check Out the Quicken Loans National PGA Golf Tournament

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Experience professional golf near the nation's capital with this summer sporting event.

The Quicken Loans National is the perfect summer activity, bringing the excitement of a premier PGA Tour tournament featuring top professionals from around the world to the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm in Potomac, Md. from June 28 – July 1. From following your favorite golfer, including Tiger Woods, to hanging out at one of the public viewing destinations, the Quicken Loans National gives you the flexibility to create your own unforgettable experience. Here are a few of the many reasons why you should check it out this summer.

1 From catching the action to lawn games and barbecue, there's something for everyone

Quicken Loans National - PGA Golf Tournament Near Washington, DC - Summer Events in DC

Craft your own summer outing at the Quicken Loans National, with plenty of activities and experiences for you and your friends. Spectator experiences include:

  • A central location for fun featuring lawn games, barbecue, cocktails, beer and more. You can still catch all of the golf action on the giant video board, or find a spot on the public viewing platforms overlooking the 18th hole's fairway and green.
  • Located at the driving range, the Quicken Loans Shot for Heroes allows you to take your best swing to raise money for military charities and win cash and other prizes.
  • Public bleachers and a natural grass amphitheater setting around certain greens gives you the perfect perch to catch all the action live and in-person.​
2 Catch your favorite golfers up close

Quicken Loans National - PGA Golf Tournament Near Washington, DC - Summer Events in DC

Few other sports allow fans to get this close to the action. With the golfers only a rope away, watch the pros warm up on the range and the practice green or walk side-by-side with your favorite player. Catch fan favorites like Tiger Woods and Rickie Fowler.

3 Spend the day with friends and family

Quicken Loans National - PGA Golf Tournament Near Washington, DC - Summer Events in DC

General admission grounds tickets provide flexibility by offering guests the option to attend the day of their choice. Premium packages such as the Independence Pavilion and Capital Club provide a upgraded hospitality experience with an upgraded ticket. Check out all your ticket options here.

4 The best part? Your ticket makes a difference.

Quicken Loans National - PGA Golf Tournament Near Washington, DC - Summer Events in DC

Proceeds from the Quicken Loans National benefit the college access programs of the TGR Foundation, supporting youth education through the Earl Woods Scholarship program. In addition, TGR Live and the Quicken Loans National offer numerous programs and activities which support military members and their families.

Visit the Quicken Loans National website for more information and tickets. And make sure to plan the best summer ever in Washington, DC.