BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Gene Hallman with Bruno Event Team confirmed Friday that Regions Tradition has been canceled.
The tournament will not happen this year because of COVID-19.
The PGA Champions Tour was rescheduled for September 23-27.
The golf tournament has a $20 million economic impact on the area. Even though it has been canceled, local charities will still receive $750,000 from Regions Tradition.
Hallman said it was briefly discussed having the tournament without fans, but it’s such a community-based event they couldn’t see holding it without fans.
Event leaders look forward to a bigger and better next year with the Regions Tradition scheduled for May 5-9, 2021.