Spectator AMENITIES ABOUND at 2023 principal charity classic
Including family friendly activities, VIP hospitality experiences, and spectacular views of the competition.


Des Moines, Iowa – The 2023 Principal Charity Classic is just around the corner, and this year’s tournament will offer something for spectators of all ages, with a range of amenities to enhance the overall spectator experience.

Tournament Fan Village
New for 2023, the Principal Charity Classic will be introducing an enhanced Fan Village experience. Fans looking to get in on the golf action can enjoy an interactive golf activity at the Royal Flooring Outdoor Escape, while enjoying Expo Row showing casing local businesses, and beer garden style seating with a video screen to keep up with all the on-course action. This family-friendly area will also feature a Kids Zone with activities from the Des Moines Children’s Museum. Families needing privacy or a quiet space during their time at the tournament can utilize the UnitedHealthcare Family Comfort Station located adjacent to 15th tee inside the Fan Village. All amenities are open to the public with any ticket type. Kids 15 and under are free with any ticketed adult.

Heroes Outpost presented by Casey’s
Our military heroes, and their families, are invited to secure their complimentary tickets for the Heroes Outpost. Provided to veterans and active military personnel this ticket grants access to the grounds and the Heroes Outpost hospitality venue located at 13 Green with first-class views, as well as complimentary food, and beverage each day of the tournament competition.

Michelob Ultra Club and High Noon Lounge
The Ultra Club, open to all spectators, provides amazing views behind 14 green with outdoor seating. The High Noon Lounge is a relaxing lounge area and public viewing deck with an optimal vantage point of the exciting 17th hole. Both locations provide “first-come, first-served” seating open to spectators with a gallery ticket. Food and beverages are available for purchase.

Fareway Club
Located near the 11th and 14th Greens, the Fareway Club offers VIP ticket holders great views of golf from the club’s courtyard setting and complimentary food/beverage options for a true first-class experience. Fareway Club tickets are available for purchase on the tournament’s website.

Gallery Tickets
Individual gallery tickets are valid any-one-day of the week (Wednesday-Sunday) and offer tournament grounds access with the ability to walk the course and sit in various grandstands. Food and beverage are available at concession stands located throughout the course.

“We’re excited to offer such a range of amenities for our fans this year,” said Steve Nieman, Tournament Director for the Principal Charity Classic. “From the Heroes Outpost to the Fareway Club to the new Fan Village, there’s something for everyone at this year’s tournament. We can’t wait to see everyone out there enjoying PGA TOUR Champions world-class competition and the great atmosphere.”

The 2023 Principal Charity Classic will be held from May 31st to June 4th at the Wakonda Club in Des Moines. For more information, visit the tournament website at principalcharityclassic.com.



About the Principal Charity Classic

The Principal Charity Classic is an annual and award-winning PGA TOUR Champions event dedicated to investing in the future of Iowa kids. In 2022, the Principal Charity Classic raised a record $8.2 million for charity, bringing the tournament’s giving total to more than $45.6 million since 2007. Tournament funds benefit organizations that provide a broad level of support to Iowa kids in the areas of education and culture, financial security, and/or health and wellness. Last year, the tournament touched the lives of more than 130,000 children statewide.
For more information on the charities and the tournament, visit principalcharityclassic.com and follow via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.