Located in Farmingdale, N.Y., Bethpage State Park features five public golf courses - Black, Blue, Yellow, Green and Red. Each course has its own special attributes that draw in and challenge golfers of all levels. The last course of the five to open was the Yellow in 1958. Over the years, the courses have hosted several events, including the 2002 U.S. Open when Tiger Woods pulled out a thrilling win over Phil Mickelson. This Long Island golf mecca is set to host several other major tournaments in the future. If you're interested in attending Bethpage State Park events, StubHub has you covered.
Which Bethpage State Park golf course is the most difficult?
The Black Course, which opened in 1936, is deemed the most challenging of the five courses. In fact, this course even features a warning sign. It has received high rankings on many prominent golf course lists, including the No. 1 spot on Golf Advisor's "Best of 2018: Top 50 golf courses in the U.S." Among other events, the course was selected to host the 2019 PGA Championship.
Are the courses open to the public every day of the year?
No, the courses are not open every day of the year to the public. Schedules can change during the year, especially when there are upcoming Bethpage State Park events. In some cases, all the courses might be closed. There are also occasions when only some are open. It's best to call ahead of when you want to schedule a tee time to determine which course is going to be open.
Are prices the same for New York residents and those who are out of state?
The green fees are separated into New York state residents and out-of-state guests. Golfers from New York state generally get discounted fees. Those prices are further broken down into three primary categories: Green/Blue/Yellow Courses, Red Course and Black Course.
Are there lessons available at Bethpage State Park golf courses?
There are lessons available from several instructors at Bethpage State Park. You can schedule different types of lessons online, but availability can vary from one instructor to the next. Availability may also be impacted when there is a current or upcoming Bethpage State Park Golf Course event.
Can I buy parking passes online for events?
You can buy parking pass tickets for Bethpage State Park Golf Course events online. Prices and availability may vary.Back to Top