Simmons Bank Open: What You Need to Know!

Mark your calendars for an exciting week of golfing action like never before! From September 11 to 17th, 2023, the Korn Ferry Tour’s Simmons Bank Open is coming to Middle Tennessee, right here at The Grove. We have proudly been the home of this tournament, featuring PGA Tour stars of tomorrow, for three years. We’re thrilled to welcome back professional golf to our region and to be a part of this remarkable event.

Access to Tickets, Hospitality, Tournament, and Volunteer experiences, and the opportunity to be up close and personal with some of golf’s future stars on our home course, is just part of what makes membership at The Grove extraordinary.

Club access and activities during the tournament are as follows:  

Grove Member’s Ultimate Access Guide

Members of The Grove are in for a treat with exclusive access and privileges during the Simmons Bank Open. Here’s all you need to know:

Prepare to be part of the action! Members will receive two (2) complimentary event credentials for daily tournament play. These credentials grant access to the Club Hospitality Tent on the 18th Green from Thursday, September 14, to Sunday, September 17. Event credentials are a must for entry. Get ready to immerse yourself in the excitement as you witness the future golfing stars up close.

Member’s event credentials can be found at the following locations:

  • Wednesday, 9/6 – Sunday, 9/10: The Manor House front desk
  • Monday, 9/11: The Golf Shop
  • Tuesday, 9/12 – Sunday, 9/17: The General Store

Members will also receive complimentary general admission tickets to the event, and all children under 18 years old will enjoy free admission when accompanied by an adult ticket holder. Stay tuned for more details on how to claim your tickets

Temporary Closures

Please take note of the following Club amenities that will be temporarily closed to member access:

  • Sports Centre: Tuesday – Thursday | 9/5 – 9/21
  • Golf Course: Monday – Tuesday | 9/11 – 9/19 (No access allowed during this time)
  • Manor House Dining Rooms, Men’s Grill, Men’s Locker Room, Ladies’ Locker Room/Lounge, Rosemary Spa: Sunday – Tuesday | 9/10 – 9/19
  • Fitness Center: Monday – Sunday | 9/11 – 9/17 (Closed from 5:00am – 9:00am daily)

The Golf Shop, Sales Office, General Store, and Bridge Bar will remain open for Member use.

Plan Your Arrival

Parking and gate access will see some modifications during the event. Please note that no car or private cart parking at Manor House parking areas at any time. Members are encouraged to use the gate entrance off Eudaily-Covington Road and Arno-College Grove Road whenever possible.


Sunday – Wednesday | September 10 – September 13, 2023 | PRO-AM & PRACTICE ROUND PLAY DAYS

Thursday | September 14, 2023 | OPENING ROUND OF THE SIMMONS BANK OPEN

Friday | September 15, 2023 | SECOND ROUND OF THE SIMMONS BANK OPEN

Cut is made after play.

Saturday | September 16, 2023 | THIRD ROUND OF THE SIMMONS BANK OPEN

Sunday | September 17, 2023 | FINAL ROUND OF THE SIMMONS BANK OPEN

Trophy presentation on the 18th green after the conclusion of play.

Counting Down to the Big Event

As the Simmons Bank Open draws closer, you’ll see tents, staging areas, and event-related structures around the Club grounds. The course will also be meticulously prepared, with daily mowing at 4:30 am during the tournament week. We understand these preparations might cause minor inconveniences and sincerely apologize for any disruption.

The Simmons Bank Open promises a week of excitement, camaraderie, and exceptional golf. We’re thrilled to welcome you to this prestigious event and provide a front-row seat to witness the game’s future stars in action. As always, we’re here to ensure that your experience during the event is nothing short of extraordinary.

Stay tuned for more updates and information as we approach this incredible week of golfing greatness.