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Whitfield Campus Access During the 100th PGA Championship
Posted 07/17/2018 12:38PM
The 100th PGA Championship will take place August 9-12 at Bellerive Country Club, directly across Ladue Road from Whitfield’s campus. We are proud that the PGA has called Whitfield “one of its two most important partners” in the planning of the Championship. Our main role will be hosting the television facilities for numerous outlets, including CBS Sports and the Golf Channel who will be housed on our upper athletic fields adjacent to Ladue Road.

Please note the following important details regarding access to Whitfield’s campus and the surrounding area during the event.

Campus Access

  • Whitfield’s campus will be closed to all non-essential personnel from Saturday, August 4 through Sunday, August 12.
  • Whitfield’s lot is not available for event parking during the tournament.

Athletic Practices

  • Athletic practices for all upper school field hockey, soccer, and volleyball teams, which begin August 6, will be held off campus.
  • Tennis and cross country who already practice and compete off-site, will be largely unaffected.
  • Coaches will share additional details regarding practice schedules with their players.

Road Closures

Per the Creve Coeur Police PGA Championship Information website, certain road closures (see below) will be in effect from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. beginning on Monday, August 6 and running through Sunday, August 12. Only local residents with proper hang-tags, school buses, Metro buses, US Postal Service vehicles, and emergency vehicles will be allowed to travel within this area. Local service and delivery vehicles will also be allowed.

  • Ladue Road will be closed to through traffic from the Wednesday Club (12589 Ladue Road) to Highway 141. There will be a soft closure on Ladue Road at Coeur De Ville.
  • Mason Road will be closed from Conway Road to West Walling Drive.

For a complete listing of road closures, visit the Creve Coeur Police PGA Championship Information website:
https://www.creve-coeur.org/1047/PGA-Championship-Information

Parking

Off-site PGA Public Parking will be free and located at Fenton Logistics Park, 1050 Dodge Drive, Fenton, MO 63026. Carpooling is strongly recommended whenever possible.

Complimentary shuttles will be provided from both the PGA Public Parking lot and the Main Spectator Bus Terminal across from the 100th PGA Championship Main Spectator Entrance at Bellerive Country Club.

THERE IS NO PUBLIC PARKING OR SPECTATOR DROP-OFF AT BELLERIVE COUNTRY CLUB or WHITFIELD SCHOOL.

Spectators are encouraged to utilize Uber, Lyft, and/or St. Louis County/Yellow Cab to and from Westminster Christian Academy, 800 Maryville Centre Drive, Chesterfield, MO 63017. This is the only official Rideshare PUDO (Pick-Up/ Drop-Off) lot for the 100th PGA Championship.
Off-site PGA Public Parking will be free and located at Fenton Logistics Park, 1050 Dodge Drive, Fenton, MO 63026.

Carpooling is strongly recommended whenever possible. Complimentary shuttles will be provided from both the PGA Public Parking lot and the Main Spectator Bus Terminal across from the 100th PGA Championship Main Spectator Entrance at Bellerive Country Club.

Helpful Links

Creve Coeur Police PGA Championship Information:
https://www.creve-coeur.org/1047/PGA-Championship-Information

PGA Parking and Transportation Guide:
https://www.pga.com/events/pgachampionship/2018-pga-championship-parking-and-transportation-guide

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