Kevin Costner, Kenny G, Don Cheadle and Darius Rucker. What does this foursome have in common? All four are among celebrities who have played the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament, played at Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill Golf Course and the Monterey Peninsula Country Club Shore course. This annual golf tournament features an all-star lineup of both pros and celebrities, making it as much fun for serious duffers as it is autograph seekers and star gazers.
The $6.6 million purse leads to some serious competition! Previous winners of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am include Dustin Johnson, Steve Lowery, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, Tiger Woods, Payne Stewart, Fuzzy Zoeller, Tom Kite, and Jack Nicklaus.
The AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am has evolved into one of the most prestigious stops on the PGA Tour since it was started by singer Bing Crosby in 1937. Run almost entirely by volunteers-many of whom work year-round-the tournament is also one of the Peninsula's largest fundraisers, doling out a whopping six million dollars to local non-profits and other youth-oriented charities each year.
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