A guide to all things at the Classic

Each year spectators and golf fans eagerly anticipate all the Principal Charity Classic has to offer. Whether it’s your first year visiting the tournament or you’ve been attending for years, there’s always plenty to do. Watch golf, enjoy a beverage, or explore the new tournament features alongside coworkers, clients, family, and friends.

2021 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, June 2 – Prairie Meadows Pro-Am

7:00 a.m. – Gates open (Watrous entrance only)
7:00 a.m. – Prairie Meadows Pro-Am morning tee times begin
12:30 p.m.
Prairie Meadows Pro-Am afternoon tee times begin


Thursday, June 3 – UnitedHealthcare Pro-Am

7:00 a.m.Gates open (Watrous entrance only)
7:00 a.m.
UnitedHealthcare Pro-Am morning tee times begin
12:30 p.m.
UnitedHealthcare Pro-Am afternoon tee times begin
4:30 p.m.
FREE Junior Golf Clinic presented by The First Tee of Central Iowa at the Wakonda Club driving range (Click here to register!)


Friday, June 4 – Polk County Day

9:00 a.m. – Gates open
9:30 a.m. – Tournament Opening Ceremony
10:00 a.m. – First round tournament play begins
4:00 – 6:30 p.m. – PCC After Hours Presented by Bankers Trust located on Wakonda Club patio – live entertainment by Tank Anthony
All Day – Heroes Outpost on the 13th green: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)


Saturday, June 5 – Blank Children’s Hospital Family Day

8:30 a.m. – Gates open
9:00 a.m. – Second round tournament play begins
4:00 – 6:00 p.m. – PCC After Hours Presented by Bankers Trust located on Wakonda Club patio – live entertainment by Exit 185.
All Day – Heroes Outpost on the 13th green: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)


Sunday, June 6 – Military Appreciation Day

Sponsored by American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company and Casey’s General Stores

9:00 a.m. – Gates open
9:30 a.m. – Championship round tournament begins
4:30 p.m. – Championship trophy presentation
All Day – Heroes Outpost on the 13th green: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)

2021 Tournament field

Year after year spectators enjoy watching some of the best PGA TOUR Champions professionals participate in the tournament, and 2021 is no different. Meet the 78 players committed to the 2021 Principal Charity Classic.

Meet the players

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