Golfing great Jim Furyk commits to Wells Fargo; First Tee in Wilmington nears completion

Jim Furyk is among the latest group of golfers to commit to the Wells Fargo Championship. Photo courtesy- PGA.com

WILMINGTON – While much of the sports world was focused on Sunday’s dramatic conclusion to the 81st Master’s Tournament in Augusta, Georgia, four golfers announced commitments to the upcoming Wells Fargo Championship. Over the weekend, Jim Furyk, Kevin Kisner, Alex Noren and Louis Oosthuizen added their names to the growing list of competitors scheduled to tee off May 1-7 at Eagle […]

Local business owner helps veterans, active duty service members get to Wells Fargo Championship

Phil Mickelson is one of many well known golfers to commit to Wells Fargo Championship.  Photo courtesy- PGA TOUR, www.PGA.com.

WILMINGTON – One local business owner has answered the call for active duty service members and veterans by donating 200 tickets for the upcoming Wells Fargo Championship. Buffalo Wild Wings Regional Owner Larry Alderson has joined the PGA Tour event’s Patriot Supporter Program as a way to say thank you to the men and women […]

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‘Play A Round Downtown’ during the Wells Fargo Tournament

WILMINGTON — Downtown Wilmington will be bustling with a range of free, family friendly activities this May to coincide with the golf tournament and other events including the One Tree Hill convention and UNCW’s graduation. All of the activities are designed to capture the interest and imagination of both local residents and area visitors during this busy time […]

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Going to the Wells Fargo Championship? Here’s how parking will work

Google Maps has highlighted areas where parking will be available for Wells Fargo Championship.

WILMINGTON – With less than 50 days to go before the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship comes to Wilmington, tournament officials this week announced locations for parking, shuttle services and will-call sites for when the event arrives in early May at Eagle Point Golf Club in Porters Neck. The tournament is May 1-7. Designated shuttle service to […]

PGA TOUR greats Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott commit to Wells Fargo Championship

Phil Mickelson is one of many well known golfers to commit to Wells Fargo Championship.  Photo courtesy- PGA TOUR, www.PGA.com.

WILMINGTON — Tournament officials announced Thursday commitments from two of golf’s greatest players, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott, for the Wells Fargo Championship scheduled for May at Eagle Point Golf Club. Mickelson, the World Golf Hall of Fame member and winner of 42 career PGA TOUR titles, will be competing in his 14th Wells Fargo Championship. […]

Wilmington Downtown Inc. wants you to have the ‘ultimate fan experience’ during Wells Fargo Championship

Wilmington looks to showcase itself to thousands during the PGA Tour event. Photo courtesy- IRONMAN North Carolina

WILMINGTON – Similar to how the National Football League puts together a fan friendly experience ahead of the big game within the host city each year, Wilmington Downtown Incorporated (WDI) is looking to put on a show for its guests coming for the Wells Fargo Championship. A putting green, scavenger hunt, free golf-themed movie and […]