Hoag Classic Newport Beach
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What to Look Forward to at the 2024 Hoag Classic in Newport Beach

The Hoag Classic Returns With Golf Legends, Philanthropy and Community Celebrations

The return of the Hoag Classic to Newport Beach Country Club from March 20-24, marks a highlight in Orange County’s sporting calendar. As the only PGA TOUR Champions event in the region, this year promises unparalleled excitement with golf legends like Ernie Els, Darren Clarke and Fred Couples competing for the $2 million purse. The event not only showcases top-tier golf talent but also emphasizes community and philanthropy, with proceeds benefiting Hoag Health System and local charities.

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A Tradition of Excellence and Community Support

The Hoag Classic, deeply rooted in Newport Beach‘s culture, continues to be a player favorite, attracting a stellar field of golf legends and major champions. Scott Easton, the event’s executive director, anticipates new and exciting experiences for fans, highlighting the tournament’s role in bringing together exceptional player fields. Beyond the competition, the Hoag Classic stands out for its significant philanthropic impact, having raised over $25 million for Hoag’s programs and other local causes, reflecting the community’s generosity and support.


An Event for Everyone

Hoag Classic Newport Beach
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The 2024 Hoag Classic goes beyond golf, offering something for every attendee:

⛳ Community Breakfast: Kick-off the event with golf legend David Duval at VEA Newport Beach.

⛳Legends Pro-Am: An intimate setting to see golf legends up close on March 20-21.

⛳Championship Weekend: The competition heats up from March 22, with special tributes to military service members and opportunities for young fans to engage with their favorite golfers.


Philanthropy at Its Core

Hoag Classic Newport Beach
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Robert T. Braithwaite, CEO of Hoag, underscores the Hoag Classic‘s role in expanding access to world-class health services. The event’s success is a testament to the community’s commitment to health and wellness, with every ticket purchase contributing to this cause.


Looking Forward

As the Hoag Classic approaches, excitement builds for a tournament that epitomizes the spirit of competition, community and charity. Whether you’re a golf aficionado or looking for a way to support local health initiatives, the Hoag Classic offers a unique blend of sports and philanthropy. With tickets now on sale, this event is a must-attend for anyone in Orange County and beyond, promising unforgettable moments and a lasting impact on the community.

Tickets are available online, offering everyone a chance to be part of this exciting event. Don’t miss the opportunity to witness golfing greatness and contribute to a healthier future for Orange County.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.hoagclassic.com.

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