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The Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village has been around since 1976, and it’s considered “Jack’s tournament.”
As in Jack Nicklaus.
The Ohio-born golfing legend is tennis grand slams tickets – koobit nicknamed the “Golden Bear,” and he founded the Memorial Tournament that is played in Dublin, Ohio, near Columbus, where Nicklaus was born.
So naturally, when you designed the course at Muirfield Village and host its biggest event, the bar is going to be named after you.
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The Golden Bear Club is the restaurant and bar at Muirfield Village during the tournament. It serves breakfast and lunch, and a portion of the proceeds are donated to the Memorial Tournament NICU at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, according to its website.
It’s also the name of a ticket badge. Here’s what to know about the Golden Bear Club at the Memorial Tournament.Golden Bear Club Memorial Tournament badge
The Golden Bear Club tickets and badge, which are no longer for sale on the Memorial Tournament site, allows all the access of a normal ticket, but also allows entrance to the Memorial Tournament’ Bear Club hospitality area.
According the ticket site Koobit the Golden Bar Club is:
The Bear Club is a premium, air-conditioned sports bar venue located between the 10th and 14th holes of the Memorial Tournament course. Enjoy the relaxed, welcoming atmosphere of the Bear Club while you watch your favourite game. A variety of elevated food and drink options will be available for purchase within this hospitality area. Please note that cash payments will not be accepted on-course.What’s on the Golden Bear Club menu at the Memorial Tournament?
Here’s the menu of the Golden Bear Club, which is open 7 a.M. To 7 p.M. Thursday to Friday and 7 a.M. To 5 p.M. On Saturday and Sunday:
Breakfast is served from 7:00 a.M. To 10:30 a.M. Daily.Lunch:
Lunch is served starting at 10:30 a.M. Daily.
All sandwiches come with a side of Conn’s Potato Chips and coleslaw.
Cameron Mitchell Premiere Events Fried Bologna Sandwich Chipotle Aioli, Griddled Onions & Peppers $14
Cap City Knife & Fork Chili Dog Cheddar Cheese, Red Onions, Scallions $14
Hudson 29 Roasted Chicken Salad Quinoa, Kale, Feta, Golden Beets, Pickled Red Onion, Roasted Pepper, Mustard Vinaigrette $14
The Avenue Cheeseburger Shredded Lettuce, Sliced Tomato, Sweet Pickle Mayo $14
Rusty Bucket Buffalo Chicken Sandwich Blue Cheese, Shredded Lettuce & Tomato $14Snacks:
Café Cookie $5
Chips and Salsa $6
add cheese $1
Charcuterie Plate Prosciutto, Salami, Capicola, Fresh Mozzarella, Mixed Olives $10
Frozen Novelties Bomb Pop, Strawberry Shortcake Bar, Choco Taco $5
Hummus Cup $5
Marcella’s Mini Meatballs $10
Ohio Cheese Board Havarti, Smoked Gouda, Swiss, Yellow Cheddar $9
Soft Pretzel with Cheese $7
Whole Fruit Apple, Banana $2Non-alcoholic beverages at the Golden Bear ClubAlcohol at the Golden Bear Club Memorial Tournament
Miller Lite (16 oz) $8
Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy (16 oz) $9
Meiomi Cabernet, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Rosé $10
Vizzy Hard Seltzer $8
Blackberry Crush Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Blackberry Lemonade $14
Grand Slam Maker’s Mark Bourbon, Peach Cordial, Fresh Brewed Iced Tea, Fresh House Sour Mix $14
Memorial Mule Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Goslings Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime, Muddled Ginger Root $14
Paloma Patrón Tequila, Grapefruit Soda, Fresh Lime, Grapefruit, Salt $14
Tito’s Transfusion Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Ginger Ale, Grape Juice, Fresh Lime $14
Appleton Rum $12
Dewar’s Scotch $12
Maker’s Mark Bourbon $12
Patrón Tequila $12
Roku Gin $12
Tito’s Handmade Vodka $12How much is the Golden Bear Club Memorial Tournament badge?
Muirfield Village is a private club, and membership fees are not listed publicly on their website.
Other Nicklaus designed courses, such as the Golden Bear Club at Keene’s Point in Orlando have membership Initiation fees of $22,500 with monthly fees at $650.
The Golden Bear Club Memorial Tournament badge ranged from $81 to $122 for Thursday on various ticket sites. The price was as high as $543.65. A weekly badge was as high as $655.10.
Tickets are no longer for sale on the tournament’s own website.Memorial Tournament 2022 facts
Where: Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin
Traffic, parking: https://www.Thememorialtournament.Com/patron-info/traffic-parking/
Field: 120 players
Prize money: $12 million
Winner’s share: $2.16 million
Course facts: 7,543 yards, par 72What channel is the Memorial Tournament on TV?
TV: Thursday (2-6 p.M., Golf Channel); Friday (2-6 p.M., Golf Channel), Saturday (12:30-2:30 p.M., Golf Channel; 2:30-6 p.M., CBS, Ch. 10); Sunday (12:30-2:30 p.M., Golf Channel; 2:30-6 p.M., CBS, Ch. 10).Memorial Tournament 2022 schedule and tee timesWEDNESDAY
Practice rounds. Gates open at 6:30 a.M.
Workday Golden Bear Invitational. Tee times start at 6:50 a.M.
Memorial Honoree Ceremony, 2 p.M. No. 18 green. Tournament honoree: Ben Crenshaw; Charlie Sifford (posthumously). Memorial Golf Journalism Award: Michael Bamberger. Patron party, 4 p.M. Patron Village near No. 10.