The Barclays announces sell-out of competition rounds; 2012 offerAugust 22, 2011
PGA TOUR staff
EDISON, N.J. -- Tournament officials announced that The Barclays, first event of the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup, has reached a sell-out for the four days of tournament competition, August 25-28, at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J. Tickets for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday are no longer available at the gate or online.
Fans can still purchase tournament tickets for the Tuesday practice round and Pro-Am round on Wednesday. Tuesday/Wednesday tickets are also good for gaining admission to the Military Appreciation Day concert presented by Barclays, featuring country music artist Chely Wright on Wednesday at 7 p.m. on the lawn in front of the main clubhouse.
Tuesday/Wednesday combo tickets are $45 when purchased at www.thebarclaysgolf.com or $55 at the gate.
Regardless of the sell out, The Barclays will honor its ticket policies as related to military and children 18 and under. The Barclays will once again offer complimentary admission all week for all active, retired and reserve military and their dependents.
Those eligible can download free tickets by visiting www.birdiesforthebrave.com and presenting their military ID and ticket at the gate. As for youth admission, a ticketed adult can bring as many as three children (18 and younger) free of charge.
On the heels of the sell-out announcement for this week's event, The Barclays is launching a special offer for tickets to The Barclays 2012 at The Black Course at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale, N.Y. For only $50 (plus applicable fees), fans can purchase a good-any-day ticket to the 2012 kickoff to golf's playoffs, or attend the entire week, Tuesday-Sunday, with a weekly ticket package for only $110 (plus applicable fees).
This limited-time offer is only good through Monday, Sept. 5, while supplies last. Fans can go to The Barclays Golf Shop on site this week or online at www.thebarclaysgolf.com to save on a daily ticket, normally priced at $75, or the weekly grounds ticket, normally priced at $150, plus tax and fees.
The Barclays, the first of four events in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup, which culminate with the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola, visits Plainfield Country Club in Edison, N.J., for the first time, August 23-28. The top-125 players in the FedExCup points standings through the Wyndham Championship (August 15-21) will qualify for The Barclays.