Pelican LPGA Tournament
The Town of Belleair is excited to host a Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) tournament at the Pelican Golf Club in May of 2020. This tournament will bring the greatest female professional golfers in the world to the Tampa/Clearwater area while showcasing the beauty and serenity of our town.
Residents will begin to see tournament setup activities in early May, as temporary seating and facilities will be placed on the course in advance of the tournament.
The tournament itself will run from Thursday, May 14 through Sunday, May 17, with a pro-am on Wednesday, May 13. Thursday’s through Sunday’s competition will include live coverage on The Golf Channel. Activities will begin each morning at 7:00 am and wrap up with sunset, per the following schedule available at www.pelicanlpga/attend.
Impacts and Frequently-Asked Questions
Q: Where will the attendees park?
A: Parking will be coordinated to have a minimal impact on Belleair’s roads, with a limited amount of parking offered in town. The majority of parking will be housed outside of town limits, in Largo and Clearwater. Shuttle systems will be set up to bring attendees from designated lots in those areas to the tournament’s entrance.
Dropoff locations for vehicles and rideshares will also be designated, as will locations for bicycle parking. More detailed information on parking locations and traffic impacts will be provided on this site by March 1, 2020.
Q: If I live on the course, will I be able to see the tournament from my property?
A: Yes, and the tournament encourages you to watch from your home and enjoy the views. Fences or walls will NOT be installed to block the view from your home.
Q: Can I list my home on Airbnb, Vrbo, or other sites for tournament attendees?
A: NO. Short-term rentals are not allowed in Belleair under any circumstance, as they are forbidden in our town’s Code of Ordinances.
Q: How can I get involved with the tournament?
A: The tournament is currently accepting and welcoming volunteers for all days and activities. Volunteering is an amazing way to get a behind-the-scenes look at a professional golf tournament, and experience up-close-and-personal the operations of this exciting event. Visit www.pelicanlpga.com/volunteer to learn more.
Q: Can I buy tickets to attend the tournament?
A: Yes, tickets are on sale now at www.pelicanlpga.com/attend for all days of the tournament.
Additional information on parking and shuttle plans, traffic impacts, site maps, and more, will be provided on this page by March 1, 2020. In the meantime, any questions about the tournament may be submitted at www.pelicanlpga.com/contact-us.