What fans can expect at the LIV Golf Jeddah happening this weekend

Gear up for an exhilarating weekend filled with family fun, mouthwatering food, world-class sports, and exciting entertainment, all set in front of a magnificent coastline…

Golfing in Saudi Arabia is already heating up, with the 2024 calendar featuring prestigious tournaments that would see some of the best players in the world teeing off on the courses. Case in point: The Royal Greens Golf & Country Club will be playing host to LIV Golf Jeddah from Friday March 1 to Sunday March 3. And the anticipation for this year’s event could not be higher.

The third tournament in the 2024 LIV Golf League will feature 54 of the world’s best players, including global icons Dustin Johnson, Cameron Smith, Phil Mickelson, Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau, battling it out over three days in the team and individual format.

LIV Golf Jeddah

Looking for a perfect day out for the whole family? Besides the action on the pitch, here’s what fans can expect at the LIV Golf Jeddah this weekend.

Fan Village: Fun for all ages

Look forward to a ground-breaking mix of entertainment, with live music and high-energy activations all weekend at the interactive, festival-style Fan Village. Food stalls will be serving up a mix of local flavours and international cuisine, while the kids will be kept entertained at the kids’ zone filled with golf-themed games and fun activities. Here, you can still catch the live action on large video screens. Alternatively, explore the Golf Activation area for an interactive golf experience or visit the merchandise tent to pick up exclusive apparel and new LIV Golf athletic wear. Show support for your favourite teams with a wide range of team merchandise. Use the LIV X Team Picker to discover your perfect team and unlock exclusive benefits, including gifts and exciting privileges. Accessible with grounds passes, the Fan Village opens daily at 10am, just before the 11.15am shotgun start on Friday and Saturday, and the 11.05am start on Sunday.

LIV Golf Beach Club

LIV Golf Beach Club

Back by popular demand, the LIV Golf Beach Club provides an exceptional tournament experience near the iconic 16th hole tee box, right beside the stunning Red Sea. Plus, a line-up of local DJs will be cranking up the atmosphere with sessions throughout the day, complemented by a diverse selection of food, including the new addition of the world-renowned Japanese robatayaki restaurant Roka. You can also sunbathe next to the turquoise waves of the Red Sea or participate in the lively beach games. As the final putt drops, witness spectacular fireworks displays on both Friday and Saturday, celebrating in the unmistakable style of LIV Golf.

First-class hospitality packages

Avid golf fans who prefer an elevated, first-class experience at the LIV Golf Jeddah can indulge in the ultimate tournament packages, and tickets are still available. The Red Sea Lounge, which now forms part of the beach club experience, provides a stunning view of the 16th green, bringing you closer to the players and the breathtaking views of the Red Sea. Other extravagant experiences include the exclusive Club 54 at the 18th green, featuring a chef-curated multi-course selection and the best seats in the house for that winning putt on Sunday. All hospitality packages include Ground Pass access, allowing exploration of the course at your leisure. The price for the Red Sea Lounge starts from SAR375, while Club 54 starts from SAR2,200.

LIV Golf Jeddah, Mar 1 & 2, 10am to 10pm, Mar 3, 10am to 8pm, Royal Greens Golf & Country Club, King Abdullah Economic City. Tickets for Grounds Pass admission start from SAR85 and can be purchased here. @livgolf_league

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