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Parking and shuttle services for Wells Fargo Championship

Eagle Point Golf Club will host the 2017 Wells Fargo Golf Championship this May. (Source: Christine Lockett via WFC) Eagle Point Golf Club will host the 2017 Wells Fargo Golf Championship this May. (Source: Christine Lockett via WFC)
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Parking locations and shuttle services have been determined for the Wells Fargo Championship, scheduled for May 1-7 at Eagle Point Golf Club.

Shuttle service to and from the tournament's main entrance is included in the ticket price, though fans do not need a ticket to ride the shuttle.

Tickets will be sold at the will-call center at the tournament entrance.

Authorized shuttles will be the ONLY service with access past the traffic circle at Porters Neck Road, Edgewater Club Road and the main tournament entrance.

If you ride the shuttle, make sure you don't have any prohibited items with you. You will be asked to return all unauthorized items to your car before you are allowed to board the shuttles.

You won't be able to park on Market Street, Porters Neck Road or Futch Creek Road. Porters Neck Road will be closed from Champ Davis Road to Bald Eagle Lane for thru traffic during tournament week.

Where should I park?

General Spectator Parking--Main Lot (Monday, May 1-Sunday, May 7)
The tournament’s main parking for general spectators will be located at the Hampstead, NC “Spot Festival” property located at 14121 US-Highway 17. This property is the site of the NC Spot Festival held annually in the fall. Designated tournament shuttles will run from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday of tournament week.  
 
Downtown Shuttle Service—Downtown Wilmington, NC (Monday, May 1-Sunday, May 7)
The Wells Fargo Championship will provide shuttle service from an area designated as the City of Wilmington Transportation Hub. This shuttle site is located on the south side of Harnett Street between North 3rd and North Front streets. The tournament does not control pricing or availability in ANY parking lots that surround this property or other parking facilities in the downtown area. Designated tournament shuttles will run from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday of tournament week.
 
Handicapped Parking—LOWE’s Home Improvement, Porters Neck Road (Monday, May 1-Sunday, May 7)
Parking for those with special needs will be located in a “reserved” area of LOWE’s Home Improvement at 191 Porters Neck Road during tournament week. Patrons must apply for access to our Handicapped Parking lot. Please visit www.wellsfargochampionship.com/handicappedparking to complete an application. The tournament will provide properly equipped shuttles designed specifically for the transportation needs of these special needs guests.
 
Rideshare Options (Monday, May 1-Sunday, May 7)
For fans using Uber, Lyft or other rideshare companies including taxi and limo services, these providers MUST proceed to the tournament’s general spectator parking lot in Hampstead or the Transportation Hub downtown for drop-off and pick-up. These are the only locations rideshare users will be able to access the tournament. There is NO drop-off location for rideshare users in the Market Street/Porter’s Neck Road area.
 
Will-Call Locations (Monday, May 1-Sunday, May 7)
There will be two authorized tournament Will-Call locations. The Main Will-Call will be next to the Belk Department Store  at 940 Inspiration Way in the Mayfaire Town Center. A secondary Will-Call, accessible only to patrons arriving on official tournament shuttles, will be located at the Tournament Entrance on Porters Neck Road at Eagle Point Golf Club. Both locations will be clearly marked and will be open from Monday through Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Fans can purchase tickets or pick-up tickets at either location. Tickets are not required to board an official tournament shuttle.
 
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