Legends of Golf Getting Underway

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Major Golf Champions Craig Stadler (left) and Lee Janzen at the Top of the Rock Driving Range prior to Pro-Am play on Tuesday. (Photo by Scott McCaulley)

by: Scott McCaulley

There’s a slightly different look to the schedule this year as the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf Tournament presented by Big Cedar Lodge gets underway.

With the tournament going four rounds this year, activities got underway Tuesday with the beginning of play in the Pro-Am Tournament in addition to the special Tiger Woods Kid’s Golf Clinic that drew several thousand fans at Buffalo Ridge.

The Pro-Am Tournament Wraps-Up today with play at both Top of the Rock and the Mountain Top Courses. Thursday will feature the Opening Round of the Tournament at Buffalo Ridge with Rounds Two and Three Friday and Saturday at Top of the Rock and Mountain Top before the Tournament Wraps-Up with play Sunday at Top of the Rock.

Over the weekend, other activities will include the Kid’s Fun Day on Saturday featuring Dude Perfect and the expanded Celebrity Skins Game on Sunday with Kid Rock being joined by Celebrities Larry the Cable Guy, Mark Wahlberg, and Duck Dynasty’s Willie Robertson. Pro Golfers joining Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Lee Trevino will be David Graham, Johnny Miller, and Larry Nelson.