If you happen to notice an abundance of plaid pants around town between January 31st and February 6th, there is no need to worry. The Waste Management Phoenix Open is one of the best golf vacations in the country, and sure to bring a unique style to the Scottsdale area. This regular stop on the PGA tour celebrates both a long history and strong community spirit while showcasing some of the most famous names in the sport of golf.
The Phoenix Open celebrates its 76th tournament this year with a colorful history of well-known players, culturally significant events and fascinating statistics. Since 1932 golf’s greats have graced the Scottsdale community with their athletic abilities while hundreds of thousands of spectators cheered them on. The 2011 tournament is sure to create a few more moments to remember.
This event also boasts strong charitable ties to The Thunderbirds, an incredible group of Arizonians devoted to sports and supporting their community. By partnering with professional sporting events including the Phoenix Open they have raised funds over the years to support charitable organizations and help underprivileged individuals reach their full potential.
In addition to golf, the Phoenix Open brings high caliber musicians to Scottsdale courtesy of the Coors Light Birds Nest. This giant tent turns into one of the hottest nightclub in town by hosting some amazing entertainment. This year’s lineup includes a wide range of genres such as the Doobie Brothers, O.A.R., Slightly Stoopid, and MetalHead giving even the least enthusiastic golf fan a reason to tag along on this vacation.
A trip to Arizona for the Phoenix Open with lodging at Westbrook Vacation Rentals is an ultimate golf vacation for you or the golf lover in your life. There are ticket options to suit any budget and numerous opportunities to create lasting memories.