UNLV PGA Leader Named to PGA of America National Board of Directors

Dr. Chris Cain is at it again. The Master Professional and director of UNLV’s PGA Golf Management Program, has been named to the PGA of America Board of Directors. Some of his new duties include being intricately involved with this week’s PGA Championship at Valhalla.–By Brian Hurlburt, founder, LasVegasGolfInsider.com Cain was elected in April 2024 […]

PopStroke by Tiger Woods to Start Rolling It in Vegas Golf April 22

Tiger Woods is making another mark in Las Vegas with the impending opening of PopStroke at Town Square. PopStroke Entertainment Group announce the opening of its thirteenth location and the public will be welcome on April 22, 2024.–By Brian Hurlburt, founder, www.LasVegasGolfInsider.com “As the dynamic hub of global entertainment, Las Vegas draws visitors from every […]

Justin Thomas Puts Netflix Cup Competitors to Sleep with Final Swing to Win

It was another epic day in Vegas Golf as four PGA Tour and four F1 stars played golf live on Netflix from the Wynn Las Vegas. Justin Thomas stole the show with a final swing to win the event with his driver partner Carlos Sainz. Immediately after the final swing, Thomas showed off the “sleep” […]

Boulder Creek Hosts PGA Hope Event to Honor U.S. Military Veterans

Boulder Creek Golf Club, a 27-hole facility in Boulder City, is known for hosting big events and on Nov. 10, 2023, the day before Veterans Day, the course was the home of a PGA Hope benefit. The event was organized by Karl Larcom, director of golf, whose son is active duty. PGA HOPE (Helping Our […]

Golf Full Throttle In Vegas – F1 Racers to Meet PGA Tour Golfers at Wynn

Once again, the golf and racing world will be focused on Las Vegas. On Nov. 14, racers from F1 and golfers from the PGA Tour meet at Wynn Las Vegas. “The Netflix Cup”, Netflix’s first-ever live sports event, will feature athletes from “Formula 1: Drive to Survive” and “Full Swing” series. The drivers and golfers […]

Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Night of Induction Captures History, Kicks Off Shriners Open

Whenever more than 30 Las Vegas Golf of Famers gather, it will be a special night. Such was the case Oct. 7 for the 2023 Night of Induction, which kicked off the Shriners Children’s Open PGA Tour event. Five new inductees were honored. –By Brian Hurlburt. The Class of 2023 was Chuck Bombard, PGA of […]

Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers Is All of Us On Golf Course

Baseball Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers estimates he has played in hundreds of charity scrambles, helping to raise MILLIONS of dollars. This week, Rollie played in the Inspiring Children Foundation event at Reflection Bay Golf Club at Lake Las Vegas. He shared after the round that he is just like all of us … that […]

Military, First Responders are Free at Shriners Children’s Open and Can Visit Patriot’s Outpost

It is almost time for the annual Shriners Children’s Open and event organizers are once again offering military personnel and first responders free tickets. Plus a chance to visit the Patriot’s Outpost and enjoy food and beverage Oct. 12. They can visit the Outpost on other days as well. For more information, please visit https://shrinerschildrensopen.com/for-our-military/. Shriners […]

Live Music, Golf, Cuisine, Dancing, Drinks Are Reasons Why Lake Las Vegas Classic Is Place to Be

Too many reasons to count why the annual Audi Henderson Lake Las Vegas Classic at Reflection Bay should be on your social calendar. The event is Sept. 29-30 and features a golf event, the feast that features top Southern Nevada chefs and restaurants, live music and more. Reserve Your Spots in Lake Las Vegas Classic […]

Golden Knights Star and Stanley Cup Champ McNabb Shares Why He Loves Golf

Brayden McNabb loves golf and admits it can be addicting. McNabb and many of his fellow Vegas Golden Knights teed it up at Wynn Las Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 7, to raise money for the Golden Knights Foundation. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit Las Vegas-based organizations through the Vegas Golden Knights Foundation. Here’s some of […]