2019 Schedule of Events

sponsored by City of Des Moines


Wednesday, May 29 – Prairie Meadows Day

  • Gates open: 7 a.m., free admission after 2 p.m.
  • Prairie Meadows Pro-Am tee times: 7 a.m.

Thursday, May 30 – UnitedHealthcare Day

  • Gates open: 7 a.m., free admission after 2 p.m.
  • Pro-Am tee times: 7 a.m.
  • FREE Junior Golf Clinic presented by Wells Fargo and The First Tee of Central Iowa: 4:30 p.m. at the Wakonda Club driving range. (Sign up here!)

Friday, May 31 – Polk County Day

  • Gates open: 9 a.m., free admission after 2 p.m.
  • Tournament Opening Ceremony: 9:30 a.m.
  • Patriots’ Outpost: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)
    • Now located on the 13th green   
  • First round tournament play, tee times: 10:10 a.m.
  • Camarena Cantina Happy Hour at 17 green: 2 – 3 p.m.
  • Networking on the Green: 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 1 – Blank Children’s Hospital Family Day

  • Gates open: 9:30 a.m., free admission after 2 p.m.
  • Patriots’ Outpost: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)
    • Now located on the 13th green
  • Second round tournament play, tee times: 10:00 a.m.
  • Camarena Cantina Happy Hour at 17 green: 2 – 3 p.m.

Sunday, June 2 – Military Appreciation Day

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

  • Gates open: 9:00 a.m., free admission after 2 p.m.
    First 500 spectators receive a free bobblehead of defending champion Tom Lehman
  • Patriots’ Outpost: complimentary hospitality venue reserved exclusively for military members and their families (all day, free access pass required | Get your pass here!)
    • Now located on the 13th green 
  • Championship round tournament play, tee times: 9:40 a.m.
  • Camarena Cantina Happy Hour at 17 green: 2 – 3 p.m.
  • Championship trophy presentation: 4 p.m.