Tournament Info

When summertime kicks off in Raleigh in late May, so will the 29th annual Rex Hospital Open on May 9  through May 15, 2016. It’s an occasion that has become a North Carolina destination and a tradition that draws thousands of spectators in support of a great cause.

Held on the breathtaking course at TPC Wakefield Plantation, the Rex Hospital Open gives you a unique opportunity to build your brand, reward your employees, entertain customers, and treat your family and friends to an unforgettable event.

The Rex Hospital Open is part of the Tour, the playing field where future golf stars compete to earn their PGA TOUR cards. Our event is known for sending players on to victory on the PGA TOUR, and this year’s level of play is going to be more competitive than ever.

This opportunity comes only once a year, so take your place among the area’s most prestigious business leaders.  Whether you are branding your company, having an experience of a lifetime playing in the Pro-Am on the Tournament course or relaxing in a hospitality venue, we invite you to join us in May.  As a sponsor, you’ll enjoy high-visibility branding alongside not just Rex, but also one of the most recognized worldwide brands: the PGA TOUR.  Mark your calendar now, and find out all the ways YOU can participate in this exciting event while making a positive difference for the community!

Items that are Allowed:

  • Chair bags and small golf stools
  • Cellular phones are permitted, but must be turned off or silenced
  • Small soft-sided coolers

Prohibited Items

The following items are prohibited during tournament week.  All items are subject to search.  Any unauthorized items found on Tournament grounds will be confiscated.

  • Cameras and video (Thursday-Sunday)
  • Radios, TVs, signs, banners, clipboards
  • Firearms, explosives and fireworks of any kind
  • No weapons (regardless of permit, including but not limited to firearms or knives)
  • Camera carrying cases, backpacks, packages and other carrying items larger than 6” x 6”
  • No pets (other than service animals assisting disabled individuals)

Nearby Hotels


Holiday Inn
11400 Common Oaks Drive
Raleigh, NC 27614

Candlewood Suites
12050 Retail Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587

Hampton Inn
12318 Wake Union Church Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587