Ultimate Fan Guide
Everything you need to know before coming to the 2019 Dell Technologies Match Play
The best week of the year is almost here! Whether a lover of golf or a socialite who wants to be seen, the Dell Technologies Match Play is a true Austin social experience for an entire week.
As if you weren't excited already, here's everything you need to know to help prepare you for your visit to Austin Country Club, March 27-31.
It's the hottest ticket in town and our field is stacked from top-to-bottom. Tiger, Rory, JT, DJ, Rose, J-Day, just to name a few. If you're still looking to attend, a limited supply of daily grounds passes remain available for Wednesday, Thursday and Sound rounds.
Enjoy access to all on-site public venues, local food and beverage options, rope-side access to the world's best players and much more! See below for ticket options.
The Loop 360 Boat Ramp Park will be closed to public access from Sunday, March 24th through Sunday, March 31st due to the World Golf Championships - Dell Technologies Match Play Golf Tournament at Austin Country Club.
Public parking will be available at Toney Burger Activity Center (3200 Jones Road, Austin, TX) and Dillard’s parking garage in the Domain (3201 Feathergrass Ct. Austin, TX) for $10 per day. A free shuttle will take patrons from Toney Burger Activity Center to the main entrance at Loop 360 Boat Ramp. Cash only.
-Shuttles will transport spectators from the parking lot to the course entrance.
-Parking space is at a premium and carpooling is encouraged.
-Parking in the neighborhoods surrounding Austin Country Club will be restricted to residents and will be heavily enforced.
Uber, the Exclusive Ridesharing Partner of the Dell Technologies Match Play, will provide fans with a designated pick up and drop off location near Austin Country Club by the 360 boat ramp. Ridesharing is valuable to all citizens, empowers drivers and riders, saves lives and is part of any transportation future.
For all other parking information, please click here for more information.
SEE THE SITES AND GRAB A BITE
It wouldn’t be a golf tournament in Austin without a barbecue option. Micklethwait Craft Meats will fill that void with its all-homemade, Central Texas barbecue and New York Style Delicatessen.
For the taco enthusiasts, Torchy’s Tacos offers a variety of their unique concoctions folded in a flour tortilla. Today Torchy's Tacos operate over 40 stores and a trailer park. They've won a bunch of cool awards and had write-ups and videos spread across the nation, and that passion can still be found in the food at any Torchy's.
New Bacon Me Crazy Stand, an all-new concession is located by the 10th tee right next to the ULTRA Deck, will only feature items which utilize bacon as a main ingredient. Fans won’t want to miss the Grilled Bacon Cheese, Bacon Bahn Mi, BLTs, Candied Bacon, or Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog.
Mighty Cone brings their unique and delicious “cone” servings to Austin Country Club. With a variety of options ranging from the Chicken and Avocado Cone, the Shrimp Cone, the Hot and Crunchy Cone, and the Monster Cone, Mighty Cone will quickly join the other restaurant options as another fan favorite at the Dell Technologies Match Play.
New this year, Ranch Hand Organic Bowls serves healthy bowls with Texas-sourced protein, produce, grains, herbs, and nuts. They are serving Austin’s healthiest food concept at the Dell Technologies Match Play for the first time.
Finally, Amy's Ice Creams, home of the world famous Mexican Vanilla Ice Cream, will provide that sweet sensation for fans with a selection of handcrafted artisan super premium ice creams, dairy free fruit ice, and milkshakes.
For our fans who don’t want to purchase any of Austin’s best eats or have restrictive diets, food allergies, etc., we welcome fans the option to bring their own food in as long as it’s in a 1-gallon clear, plastic bag where food items are also wrapped in clear wrap. Fans can refill up their empty water bottles at the filtered water stations. This policy does not allow fans to bring in outside water bottles and/or beverages.
GREY GOOSE 19TH HOLE
The GREY GOOSE 19th Hole Lounge has something for you. With the Pennybacker Bridge in the background of Austin Country Club, the Dell Technologies Match Play signature cocktail, which is aptly named “The Pennybacker Press” and comes in the tournament’s signature Yeti Cup, is the tournament’s delicious play on a traditional vodka press. Located on the 11th green, the GREY GOOSE 19th Hole Lounge is a climate-controlled venue, which is open to the public 21 years of age and older.
"The Pennybacker Presser"(10oz glass)
- 1.25oz Grey Goose Le Melon
- .25oz Monin Lemongrass Syrup
- 2 parts Soda
- 1 part Sprite
DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAY FAN VILLAGE
Located to the players right of the 16th hole, fans can watch the television broadcast, charge their phones and experience golf in new ways. The Fan Village is also the location to enjoy the very best food from all around Austin.
Fans will experience first-hand how Dell Technologies is helping customers make real progress through data. Explore new regions of space with our virtual reality Moon Rover, improve your golf game with the Topgolf swing simulator or race to the finish with the McLaren driving experience. The Alienware arena allows you to compete against your friends in some of the hottest games out.
Be sure to take a break in the Dell Technologies Fan Experience courtyard to hear live music daily and learn more about the impact Dell Technologies Match Play has on the local community.
2019 COURSE MAP
Find your way to your favorite venue, best on-course seating, concessions and THE SHOP with the Dell Technologies Match Play course map. Click here or see below for course map.
DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAY BRACKET CHALLENGE
Show off your PGA TOUR knowledge and compete for prizes in the Dell Technologies Match Bracket Challenge. Play in leagues to compete against friends, family and co-workers or go on your own and challenge the nation.
Pick selection begins on March 25, shortly after brackets are announced on PGATOUR.com and the Dell Technologies Match Play Live Draw Show on Golf Channel (broadcast concludes at 5 p.m. CDT). Deadline to submit picks is five minutes prior to the start of tournament play.
Fans can register for free via PGATOUR.com/MyBracket.
FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
For all of the latest announcements, activities and giveaways, be sure to follow us on social media. We're known for surprising fans with random gifts, so you never know what could happen. You could walk away with lunch on us or new tournament swag.
We're pleased to provide complimentary tickets to active duty and Reserve military members plus one dependent each (limit one day). The Birdies for the Brave® Patriots’ Outpost presented by United Rentals is a complimentary hospitality chalet open to all military members and their families. Open during tournament play (Wednesday - Sunday), this venue is located at the 7th tee.
Tickets can be redeemed in person at Camp Mabry or at Fort Hood/Fort Sam Houston by following the link below. Free tickets will available on a first come, first served basis.
Wednesday – 8:30AM (First tee time around 9:30AM)
Thursday – 8:30AM (First tee time around 9:30AM)
Friday – 8:30AM (First tee time around 9:30AM)
Saturday – 7:00AM (First tee time around 7:30AM)
Sunday – 8:00AM (First tee time around 9:00AM)
Monday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM
Tuesday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM
Wednesday: 8:30AM – 6:00PM
Thursday: 8:30AM – 6:00PM
Friday: 8:30AM – 6:00PM
Saturday: 7:00AM – 4:00PM
Sunday: 8:00AM – 4:00PM
In an effort to create the best environment for the competition and our spectators, click here to see the following items will not be allowed onto the grounds. Please avoid any inconvenience by leaving these items at home or in your vehicles. Please be prepared to submit yourself and personal items to inspection.
PGA TOUR Spectator Mobile Device Policy
- Devices must be on silent at all times; flash may not be used.
- Devices may be used to capture video, audio and photos (content) in all areas throughout tournament week.
- Content may be used for personal purposes (e.g., personal social media); no commercial use.
- No live streaming or real-time coverage (e.g., no shot-by-shot coverage).
- Data use (e.g., texting) is permitted in all areas throughout tournament week.
- Phone calls are allowed only in designated areas.
- Please be respectful of play and do not interfere with players, caddies or media.
- All posted signage and instructions from tournament staff must be observed.
- Failure to comply with this policy may result in the revocation of your ticket.