2024 Arnold Palmer Invitational Thursday tee times, how to watch PGA Tour at Bay Hill

It’s time for the latest signature event on the PGA Tour schedule.

The 2024 Arnold Palmer Invitational gets underway Thursday at Bay Hill in Orlando. Kurt Kitayama is the defending champion, but he’ll have to defend his title against most of the top players in the world, like No. 1 Scottie Scheffler, No. 2 Rory McIlroy and numerous others.

Bay Hill, which has been the site of the Tour event since 1979, ranks No. 5 in Florida on Golfweek’s Best list of public-access layouts in each state. It also ties for No. 191 on Golfweek’s Best list of all modern courses in the U.S., and it ties for No. 58 on the list of all resort courses in the U.S.

The purse at the API is $20 million with $3.6 million going to the winner. The winner will also receive 700 FedEx Cup points.

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From tee times to TV and streaming info, here’s everything you need to know for the first round of the 2024 Arnold Palmer Invitational. All times listed are ET.

Thursday tee times

1st tee

Tee time


7:45 a.m.

Nick Dunlap

7:55 a.m.

C.T. Pan, Stephan Jaeger

8:05 a.m.

Luke List, Justin Lower

8:15 a.m.

Will Zalatoris, Min Woo Lee

8:25 a.m.

Mackenzie Hughes, Adam Schenk

8:35 a.m.

Nick Taylor, Sepp Straka

8:45 a.m.

Keegan Bradley, Justin Rose

8:55 a.m.

Jason Day, Tom Hoge

9:05 a.m.

Taylor Moore, Patrick Rodgers

9:20 a.m.

Hideki Matsuyama, Russell Henley

9:30 a.m.

Brendon Todd, Andrew Putnam

9:40 a.m.

Chris Kirk, Lee Hodges

9:50 a.m.

Brian Harman, J.T. Poston

10 a.m.

Wyndham Clark, Tom Kim

10:10 a.m.

Sam Burns, Scottie Scheffler

10:20 a.m.

Viktor Hovland, Rickie Fowler

10:30 a.m.

Austin Eckroat, Matthieu Pavon

10:40 a.m.

Christiaan Bezuidenhout, Nicolai Hojgaard

10:55 a.m.

David Ford, Webb Simpson

11:05 a.m.

Grayson Murray, Erik van Rooyen

11:15 a.m.

Jake Knapp, Justin Thomas

11:25 a.m.

Corey Conners, Eric Cole

11:35 a.m.

Cam Davis, Denny McCarthy

11:45 a.m.

Patrick Cantlay, Matt Fitzpatrick

11:55 a.m.

Emiliano Grillo, Byeong Hun An

12:05 p.m.

Sahith Theegala, Sungjae Im

12:15 p.m.

Si Woo Kim, Adam Hadwin

12:30 p.m.

Adam Svensson, Harris English

12:40 p.m.

Seamus Power, Tommy Fleetwood

12:50 p.m.

Cameron Young, Lucas Glover

1 p.m.

Kurt Kitayama, Max Homa

1:10 p.m.

Xander Schauffele, Jordan Spieth

1:20 p.m.

Collin Morikawa, Rory McIlroy

1:30 p.m.

Ludvig Aberg, Shane Lowry

1:40 p.m.

Sami Valimaki, Adam Scott

How to watch, listen

ESPN+ is the exclusive home of PGA Tour Live. You can also watch the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Golf Channel free on Fubo. All times ET.

Thursday, March 7

Golf Channel/Peacock: 2-6 p.m.

Sirius XM: 12-6 p.m

ESPN+: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m

Friday, March 8

Golf Channel/Peacock: 2-6 p.m

Sirius XM: 12-6 p.m

ESPN+: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m

Saturday, March 9

Golf Channel/Peacock: 12:30-2:30 p.m.

NBC: 2:30-6 p.m.

Sirius XM: 1-6 p.m

ESPN+: 8 a.m.-6 p.m

Sunday, March 10

Golf Channel/Peacock: 12:30-2:30 p.m.

NBC: 2:30-6 p.m.

Sirius XM: 1-6 p.m

ESPN+: 8 a.m.-6 p.m

Story originally appeared on GolfWeek