Day Trip: The Greenbrier Classic in W. Va.

The Greenbrier Classic


: This PGA tour event is part of the FedExCup series. The golf tournament will take place on the Old White Course at The Greenbrier, a historic resort. Tour golfers expected to participate include defending champion

Stuart Appleby


John Daly


Sergio Garcia


Justin Leonard


Phil Mickelson

. (As of last week,

Tiger Woods

was not on the list.)

The event also includes the Greenbrier Classic Concert series, featuring performances by The Black Eyed Peas,

Tim McGraw


Keith Urban

, Luke Bryan and

Miranda Lambert

at the West Virginia Fairgrounds.


The Greenbrier Resort, 300 W. Main St., White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. Parking is off-site for this event.


Monday through July 31, with a Pro-Am and practice rounds beginning tomorrow.

How much:

Tickets prices — or badges — vary, but you must purchase a package that includes golf to receive admission to the live performances. Concert tickets are not sold separately. Some grounds badges have sold out. A badge that includes seven days of golf, free parking and access to all concerts is $159. Go to or call 877-322-2870. Badges are also available at



What's nearby:

The Greenbrier Resort offers a spa, casino, golf and other activities. Call 800-453-4858 to check for reservation availability. Rooms for this event are limited.


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—The Baltimore Sun