Masters 2019 Schedule: When to watch, when to get there, and when to enjoy the tournament everyone is waiting for

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AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- Hello, friends. It's that time of year again.

As the Augusta National Golf Club gets ready for thousands of patrons to walk the rug-like grass of the course, millions of others will be waiting to watch the event from the comfort of their homes.

Regardless of how you'll be watching the Masters, you'll want to know when to be ready. Here's how the schedule breaks down this year.

Pre-Tournament Practice Rounds:
Monday, April 8, 2019
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
12 p.m to 5 p.m. -- Live coverage begins online
12 p.m. to 2 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Network
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
9 a.m to 11 a.m. -- Live coverage begins online
12 p.m. to 5 p.m. -- Live coverage online of hole no. 16
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Network
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
9 a.m to 11 a.m. -- Live coverage begins online
12 p.m. -- Par 3 Contest
2 p.m to 5 p.m. -- Par 3 Contest live coverage begins online
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Network
3 p.m to 5 p.m. -- Par 3 Contest live coverage begins on ESPN
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Tournament
Thursday, April 11, 2019 -- Round 1
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. -- Live coverage online for the Honorary Starters
8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. -- Live coverage online on the range
10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online for the featured groups
10:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. -- Live coverage online for Amen Corner
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage on the range on CBS Sports Network
11:45 a.m. to 7 p.m. -- Live coverage online for holes 15 and 16
2 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Radio
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on ESPN
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Friday, April 12, 2019 -- Round 2
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. -- Live coverage online on the range
10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online for the featured groups
10:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. -- Live coverage online for Amen Corner
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage on the range on CBS Sports Network
11:45 a.m. to 7 p.m. -- Live coverage online for holes 15 and 16
2 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Radio
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on ESPN
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Saturday, April 13, 2019 -- Round 3
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage online on the range
10:15 a.m. to 7 p.m. -- Live coverage online for the featured groups
12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online for Amen Corner
1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online for holes 15 and 16
2 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Radio
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage on the range on CBS Sports Network
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close

Sunday, April 14, 2019 -- Round 4
8 a.m. -- Gates Open
10:45 a.m. to 7 p.m. -- Live coverage online for the featured groups
11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage online on the range
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Live coverage on the range on CBS Sports Network
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. -- Live coverage online for Amen Corner
1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. -- Live coverage online for holes 15 and 16
2 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS Sports Radio
3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. -- Live coverage begins on CBS
2 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. -- Live coverage online
7 p.m. -- Green Jacket Ceremony
30 minutes after play -- Gates Close