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Best Twin Cities Golf Events 2023

2023 looks to be an exciting year for the sport of golf throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Whether you’re searching for a competitive event to play in or simply want to attend as a spectator, there are plenty of fantastic golf destinations to consider. With that in mind, let’s take a look at this year’s best golf events – from amateur tournaments to PGA tours to exhibitions and so much more – and get ready to swing!

2023 BEAR’ly Open Golf On Ice

Date: February 4, 2023
Location: White Bear Lake | St. Paul, MN
More information: bearlyopen.org

For those who just can’t get enough golf, even in the off season, then the White Bear Lake BEAR’ly Open is for you. Try your hand at this golf on ice event, complete with a realistic golf course, while raising money for the local White Bear Area Food Shelf. Make sure to dress warm!

Choice Bank Golf Show

Date: February 24 – 26, 2023
Location: Minneapolis Convention Center | Minneapolis, MN
More information: minnesotagolfshow.com

If you’re on the hunt for new golf gear, then attend the Choice Bank Golf Show, where you can test new clubs, try out apparel, accessories and new technology and even swing with the pros during free MN PGA lessons. There are several dozen exhibitors and vendors that offer the latest in golf equipment, gadgets, gifts, garb and getaways.

2023 Twin Cities Open

Date: May 21 – 22, 2023
Location: Edina Country Club | Edina, MN
More information: mnpga.bluegolf.com

This year’s Twin Cities Open, sponsored by Yamaha Golf & Utility, takes place at the prestigious Edina Country Club and is open to professional and amateur competitors. Sign up for a chance to play two tough days of professional-level golf against other members of the PGA’s Minnesota Section.

Burnsville Open

Date: June 5, 2023
Location: Brackett’s Crossing Country Club | Lakeville, MN
More information: members.burnsvillechamber.com

The Burnsville Open hosts golfers of all abilities for an 18-hole championship round of competitive golf. Brackett’s Crossing is one of the best golf courses in the south metro, newly renovated and surrounded by lush natural features. Register this spring to enjoy a full round on the links, cart, lunch, dinner, prizes, giveaways and all-around fun.

Minnesota State Open Championship

Date: July 10 – 12, 2023
Location: Oak Ridge Country Club | Hopkins, MN
More information: mnpga.bluegolf.com

As one of the oldest open golf tournaments in Minnesota, founded in 1917, the State Open Championship promises another exciting event at Oak Ridge golf course this year. Bringing together both amateurs and professionals, this PGA-sanctioned event allows winners to earn an exemption into the PGA Tour Canada CRMC Championship held in late August.

3M Open

Date: July 24 – 30, 2023
Location: TPC Twin Cities | Blaine, MN
More information: 3mopen.com

The Twin Cities biggest golf event for 2023 is the 3M Open, an official PGA Tour stop and part of the FedEx Cup series. The world’s top golfers gather for a week-long event, full of elite competition, on the area’s best golf course. Designed by legendary golfer Arnold Palmer, TPC Twin Cities has won multiple Golf Digest titles as Minnesota’s top courses. Purchase your tickets early, as it’s the first regular stop in Minnesota for the PGA Tour in fifty years.

Minnesota Women’s Open

Date: August 8 – 9, 2023
Location: StoneRidge Golf Club | Stillwater, MN
More information: mnpga.bluegolf.com

This event is open to women who currently have membership to the Minnesota Section of the LGPA, as well as any past champion. To qualify as an amateur, you’ll need a USGA handicap index of ten or below, and must be affiliated with a golf club within the Minnesota Section boundaries. StoneRidge Golf Club, designed by Bobby Weed, has won accolades as one of the best courses in the Twin Cities and features rolling fairways, large greens and rustic bunkering similar to legacy courses in England.

Tee It Up For The Troops

Date: August 11, 2023
Location: Bunker Hills Golf Club | Coon Rapids, MN
More information: teeitupforthetroops.org

If you’re searching for a golf event that supports a great cause, then register for the Tee It Up For The Troops event at Bunker Hills Golf Club. Get ready for a fun round of golf, while knowing that proceeds go toward critical areas of need for veterans, including healthcare support, employment, housing and much more.

2023 Crystal/New Hope Golf Outing

Date: September 2, 2023
Location: New Hope Village Golf Course | New Hope, MN
More information: business.mplschamber.com

Enjoy this late-season casual tournament featuring a nine-hole scramble, prize drawings and BBQ hosted by Fogo de Chao. This no-pressure tournament is sure to be a fun time for any level of golfer, while proceeds from the event go to benefit nonprofit organizations and programs throughout Crystal, Robbinsdale, Golden Valley and New Hope.

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