Tournament Schedule

This is preliminary schedule for the 2024 National Match Play Tournament. All dates and destinations are subject to change, and this table will be updated as needed.

Tournament Schedule Overview for 2024

This table shows the full overview of the tournament schedule and includes the costs that golfers will have for each level.

DatesInformationCost to Golfers
Level 12/1 – 4/30Teams sign up with NMP on our website (nationalmatchplay.com) & identify the course they will represent$100 per team
(25% of all participation fees to course)
Level 24/15 – 5/31Courses create play formats (designed to generate the most # of signups). Possibilities include:

1. Single day 2-man teams (top low net best ball advance to match play series) can be 2, 4 or 8 teams, or really any level. All matches should be finished by end of may to qualify for Elite 8. Matches can be played at home course or wherever host decides
2. Match play series (e.g. a league) if this is the level chosen NMP would have the 2024 winner advance to the 2025 Elite 8, while the 2023 winner would play in the 2024 Elite 8.
3. Add a $50 optional fee to an already existing tournament & have the low 2, 4 or 8 teams advance to a match play series.
4. Multiple single day events where the winner of each advances to a match play series.
5. Any qualifying format that the course decides.
Course entry fee.
Greens fees for matches.
Level 35/1 – 7/31If more than 18 courses are represented, the excess teams particpate in Regional Match play. They would receive contact information from NMP for matches they are to schedule against nearby teams. Expectation is that 4 or 5 matches will be played over this 3 month period. Matches can be played at home course or wherever host decides 6 winners in the west & 6 winners in the east would advance to the quarterfinals in AugustGreens fees for matches.
Level 4a6/1 – 6/30Elite 8: West (Winners advance to Elite 8 finals in September)Transportation to venue
Level 4b7/1 – 7/31Elite 8: East (Winners advance to Elite 8 finals in September)Transportation to venue
Level 58/1 – 9/29Quarterfinals, Elite 8 Finals & Semi-finals (Streamsong & Pebble Beach are the 2 semi-final venues). Pebble requires a certain level of participationTransportation to venue
Level 610/8 – 10/12National FinalsTransportation to venue.
Teams from west receive $400 travel credit
Tournament Schedule

Elite 8, Quarterfinal, Semifinal and Finals for 2024

This table shows the proposed dates, hotels and cities and preliminary selection of golf courses for the main tournament play after qualifications.

Lodging DatesGolf DatesHotelTeamsCityGroupCourse #1Course #2
6/7 – 6/86/8 – 6/9WeKoPa2Scottsdale, AZElite 8: WestChollaSaguro
6/14 – 6/156/15 – 6/16Westin Rancho Mirage2Palm Desert, CAElite 8: WestPete DyeMission Hills (Player)
6/21 – 6/226/22 – 6/23Luxor2Las Vegas, NVElite 8: WestSnow MountainThe Wolf
6/28 – 6/296/29 – 6/30Hyatt Monterey2Monterey, CAElite 8: WestBayonetBlackhorse
7/5 – 7/67/6 – 7/7lnnisbrook2Palm Harbor, FLElite 8: EastCopperheadIsland
7/12 – 7/137/13 – 7/14Francis Marion Hotel2Charleston, SCElite 8: EastDunes WestRiverTowne
7/19 – 7/207/20 – 7/21Omni Orlando2Orlando, FLElite 8: EastNationalInternational
7/26 – 7/277/27 – 7/28Talamore2Southern Pines, NCElite 8: EastMid SouthThe New Course
8/2 – 8/38/2 – 8/4Westin Hilton Head4Hilton Head, SCQuarterfinal: East *Oyster ReefBarony
8/9 – 8/108/9 – 8/11Kingston Plantation4Myrtle Beach, SCQuarterfinal: East *FazioDye
8/16 – 8/178/16 – 8/18Syquan /Signing Hills4San Diego, CAQuarterfinal: West *Willow GlenOak Glen
8/23 – 8/248/23 – 8/25Rancho Murieta Inn4Rancho Murieta, CAQuarterfinal: West *SouthNorth
9/5 – 9/79/5 – 9/8Spanish Bay2Pebble Beach, CASemi-final *SpyglassPebble Beach
9/12 – 9/159/12 – 9/15Streamsong2Bowling Green, FLSemi-final *Red-FriBlack-Sat
(note, new short course, The Chain by Coore Crenshaw that just opened is booked for Thu 9/12 at 1:00)
9/20 – 9/219/20 – 9/22Best Western Black Oak4Paso Robles, CAElite 8 final: West *Hunter RanchHunter Ranch
9/27 – 9/289/27 – 9/29Wild Dunes Resort4Charleston, SCElite 8 final: East *Links CourseCharleston National
10/8 – 10/910/8 – 10/10Mid-Pines Inn8Southern Pines, NCNational Finals *Pine NeedlesMid-Pines
10/10 – 10/1210/10 – 10/12Pinehurst8Southern Pines, NCNational Finals *Pinehurst #8Pinehurst #4 (or #6)
10/11Pinehurst8Southern Pines, NCNational Finals *Pinehurst #2
10/11The Cradle par 3 course8Southern Pines, NCSkills Challenge3:30
* These venues will have a third round