Spectator Information


Prior to heading to The Riviera Country Club for The Genesis Invitational, stay up to date on all important spectator information to make your experience more enjoyable. Get familiar with the course layout, transportation options, the best places to eat and relax while at Riviera. All guests at The Genesis Invitational can enjoy:

  • Public grandstands on the driving range, 9, 10, 14 and 17 greens
  • The Genesis Lounge on 14
  • The Promenade including food trucks, public seating and video board – located behind 14 green
  • The Golden Road brew experience – located near 15 tee
  • The Strip and The Boulevard featuring interactive partner displays and giveaways
  • The ULTRA Club on 2 green featuring great views and the perfect cold drink
  • The vineyard vines club at 10 green offering premium food, beverages and great views of the signature hole at Riviera
  • The GREY GOOSE 19th Hole located near 18 green and 10 tee featuring signature cocktails


The Riviera Country Club | February 10-16, 2020

date event time info TV Box Office & Will Call
Monday, Feb. 10 ActivePDF Monday Pro-Am & Collegiate Showcase Approx. 8 a.m. 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 11 Professional practice rounds Course closed to public Closed
Wednesday, Feb. 12 Pro-Am presented by MetLife Approx. 6:40 a.m. 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 13 Round 1 Approx. 6:40 a.m. TV: Golf Channel 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 14 Round 2 Approx. 6:40 a.m. TV: Golf Channel 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 15 Round 3 Approx. 7 a.m. Youth golf exhibition - approx. 1 p.m. TV: Golf Channel 10-11:45 a.m.; CBS 12-3 p.m. 6:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 16 Round 4 Approx. 6:45 a.m. TV: Golf Channel 10-11:45 a.m.; CBS 12-3:30 p.m. 6:15 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Fan Guidelines

Before heading to The Riviera Country Club for The Genesis Invitational, know what can and can’t be brought in through the gates.


  • Permitted


    •  Opaque bags 6″ x 6″ x 6″ or smaller
    • Clear plastic, vinyl or other carry items not exceeding 12″ x 12″ x 6″
    • A one-gallon clear resealable plastic bag
    • Cell phones, smartphones and tablets – MUST be on silent mode and adhere to the PGA TOUR’s Mobile Device Policy
    • Monday and Wednesday only: still point-and-shoot cameras with lens smaller than 6″; no cases
    • Umbrellas without sleeves
    • Portable radios with headsets
    • Medically necessary supplies, strollers, small diaper bags, plastic baby bottles and other necessary baby supplies (infant must be with carrier)
    • Collapsible chairs without carry bags
    • Binoculars without case


  • Not Permitted


    • No bags larger than 6″ x 6″ x 6″, including carrying cases, backpacks, camera bags or chair bags
    • No clear plastic, vinyl or other carry items larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″
    • No plastic, metal or glass cups, cans or containers of any kind except for medical or infant needs
    • No computers or laptops
    • No fireworks or laser pointers
    • No lawn or oversize chairs, seat cushions or bicycles
    • No pets, except for service animals
    • No knives, firearms or weapons of any kind
    • No video cameras (all week)
    • No cameras (during competition rounds, Thursday-Sunday). Professional-looking cameras and equipment (long-range lenses, tripods, etc.) will NOT be allowed
    • No beverages (patrons may not bring in or exit with beverages) or coolers
    • No radios or TVs
    • No signs, posters or banners


    Should an emergency occur, contact any uniformed tournament personnel or law enforcement personnel in order to expedite medical assistance. First aid tents are displayed on all course maps.



    During the competition rounds (Thursday-Sunday), players will not sign autographs until they have completed their rounds. Autograph Alley for youth will be designated at the clubhouse near the practice putting green.



    • Hands in the air means stop and be quiet while golfers are playing their shots.
    • To allow for better viewing for all, please be considerate of others and kneel or sit down whenever possible.
    • For your safety and the safety of others, please follow the directions of the tournament marshals.