As part of a deal inked a full year ago and the PGA Tour golf organization has announced that American sportsbetting firm DraftKings Incorporated is to open a sports wagering lounge at its 36-hole TPC Scottsdale complex.
The 92-year-old professional golf tour body used an official Tuesday press release to detail that the coming DraftKings Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale facility is to located near to the center of the Arizona course along East Bell Road and be available year-round to aficionados over the age of 21. The organizer also noted that the coming addition will be open to members of the general public except during the month of February when it may be used to host hospitality events for the annual WM Phoenix Open extravaganza.
The PGA Tour signed an arrangement in April of 2021 that saw DraftKings Incorporated become its official sportsbetting operator while the pair subsequently went on to launch a mobile-friendly online sportsbook for aficionados in ‘The Grand Canyon State’ at DraftKings.com. The golf body stated that the DraftKings Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale lounge is to be ‘an optimal entertainment experience’ and feature more than 3,400 sq ft of video walls and screens as well as ‘a beautiful outdoor patio area’ hosting cabanas, fire pits and more even more televisions.
Ezra Kucharz serves as the Chief Business Officer for DraftKings Incorporated and he used the press release to proclaim that the ‘world-class’ DraftKings Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale venue is expected to open in the autumn of next year complete with approximately 390 seats spread across its exterior and interior spaces. The executive moreover stated that these areas ‘will also be able to accommodate additional standing room for guests’ and host around 40 wagering kiosks alongside seven ticket windows.
Read a statement from Kucharz…
“When DraftKings Incorporated became the first official betting operator of the PGA Tour last summer a number of possibilities opened up to innovate together.”
As if all of this wasn’t enough and the PGA Tour declared that the coming DraftKings Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale enterprise for the Phoenix area is to offer ‘an array of wagering options comparable to those wagers currently available in Arizona’ via DraftKings.com in addition to complimentary high-speed Internet and a restaurant serving ‘elevated domestic fare’, mixed drinks and twelve brands of beer.
A statement from the PGA Tour read…
“The DraftKings Sportsbook at TPC Scottsdale will be an integral part of the TPC Scottsdale experience throughout the year. Hours are to be determined but the sportsbook is expected to be open daily with plans to stay open throughout the day and into the evenings subject to city ordinances so that customers may enjoy all major sporting events.”