There's nothing quite like seeing the world's top golfers tee off at a golf tournament in Scotland. After all, Scotland is The Home of Golf, where the game has its roots. And when we say golf tournaments, we mean some of the very best golf championships around.

Between June and October, thousands of golf fans from around the globe descend on Scotland's championship courses to see how the best in the game take on the challenges of the country's finest courses from Gleneagles to St Andrews Old Course and Carnoustie to Gullane.

Why not come and see world-class golf for yourself?

Please note that due to the current COVID-19 advice, any large events are subject to change. Please check the event website for the latest information.

2022 golf events

The 150th Open

Golfers crossing The Swilcan Bridge at The Old Course, St. Andrews

  • When: 10 - 17 July 2022
  • Where: The Old Course, St Andrews

The home of golf will host The 150th Open at the Old Course, St Andrews in 2022. The last time this most special of major championships came to town was 2015. On what is sure to be a historic event with record crowds, the world’s greatest players will descend on Fife to try and capture the famous Claret Jug.

Genesis Scottish Open

North Berwick beachNorth Berwick, East Lothian

  • When: July 2022
  • Where: TBC

Traditionally taking place the week before The Open, The Scottish Open presents a tough challenge for the world's best golfers. Held for the last few years at Renaissance Club in East Lothian, the course is perched on the coast along the Firth of Forth and designed by golf course architect Tom Doak. In the past, this event has attracted winners such as Justin Rose, Rickie Fowler and Phil Mickelson. 

Women's Scottish Open

The Renaissance ClubThe Renaissance Club

  • When: August 2022
  • Where: TBC

Watch some of the world's best female golfers competing for glory at the Women's Scottish Open, a co-sanctioned event between the LET and the LPGA. Staged last year at Dumbarnie Links and previously at The Renaissance Club, two of Scotland's premier links courses, the event will showcase the very best of women's golf where America's Ryann O'Toole will look to defend her title!

AIG Women's Open

Royal Troon Golf CourseRoyal Troon, Ayrshire

  • When: 4 - 7 August 2022
  • Where: Muirfield Golf Club, East Lothian

The AIG Women's Open is possibly biggest event in women's golf. In 2022 the tournament is being staged at the iconic Muirfield Golf Club in East Lothian which boasts an impressive resume of staging major championships. The AIG Women's Open was established by the Ladies' Golf Union in 1976 and is one of the sport's most successful Major Championships. It is played by the most international field in women's golf. Stunning images of Scotland's east coast will be beamed to a global audience as golf fans get the chance to watch the world's best female golfers compete for this highly sought-after major title.

Alfred Dunhill Links Championship

Kingsbarns Golf Links

  • When: 30 September - 3 October 2021
  • Where: Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Kingsbarns Golf Links, Fife, and St Andrews Old Course, Fife.

Golfing stars and celebrities join forces at this hotly anticipated European Tour event. The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship is a team format event which will be played over three fabulous courses - Carnoustie Golf Links, Kingsbarns Golf Links and St Andrews Old Course.