The PDC Unicorn Development Tour allows players aged 16-23 the chance to compete in a series of 20 tournaments throughout 2017.

Tournaments will be held over five double-header weekends, which each feature four events as two are held per day.

Players can compete from the day which they turn 16. Players aged 23 on January 3 2017 can compete in all 2017 tournaments, regardless of the date which they turn 24.

The Development Tour season concludes with the PDC Unicorn World Youth Championship, with qualifiers from the Development Tour Order of Merit joined by international qualifiers in competing in that event.

The schedule of events is:
Events 1-2 - February 18, Wigan
Events 3-4 - February 19, Wigan
Events 5-6 - March 18, Wigan
Events 7-8 - March 19, Wigan
Events 9-10 - May 27, Hildesheim
Events 11-12 - May 28, Hildesheim
Events 13-14 - September 16, Barnsley
Events 15-16 - September 17, Barnsley
Events 17-18 - November 4, Wigan
Events 19-20 - November 5, Wigan
Unicorn World Youth Championship Last 64 - November 6, Wigan
Unicorn World Youth Championship Final - November 26, Minehead