Masters Tournament

Sports in Augusta

One of four major professional-golf championships and the most prestigious by a landslide, the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club ranks up there with the Super Bowl, Kentucky Derby, Daytona 500 and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Final Four as one of the most iconic American sporting events, with its famed Green Jacket one of the most coveted sporting awards on earth.

If you want to go, you'll need to apply for the ticket lottery at in May the previous year. If you can't get tournament tickets, you might be able to finagle $75 tickets for the practice rounds. Either way, it's the only way you'll be getting into the world's most famous golf course unless you are a member of the exclusive, invitation-only Augusta National Golf Club.