2014 Arthur Ashe Kids' Day Schedule


9:30 am

Grounds Festival opens at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center


9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Interactive Games and Family Activities – Free for all!


9:30 am – 4 pm

Watch the Pros Practice (Louis Armstrong Stadium, Grandstand and Court 17)


10:00 am 12:30 pm

Hess Express Stage - free concert featuring The Bomb Digz, Kalin and Myles, Hollywood Ending, Karina Rae and more!


CLICK HERE for schedule


12:00 pm

Gates Open to Arthur Ashe Stadium


1:00 pm

Stadium Show Begins – Great seats for $10 & $25


3:00 pm

Stadium Show Concludes



b_08282010_Rob_children03 - Copy1

* Face Painting

* Juggling Workshop

* 10 and Under Tennis

* Hair Beading and Braiding

* Storytelling

* Balloon Artists

* Roving Entertainers

* Nickelodeon's SpongeBob, Patrick, Dora and Diego

* The US Open American Express Fan Experience


*Activities subject to change



Nike Tennis – Courts 4 and 5
Tennis and skill activities on two courts featuring Nike sponsored athletes.



Tennis and Education Zone – Court 6

Innovative, fun tennis and fitness activities to develop the skills of beginning players of all ages.


Esurance Champions of the Court – Court 7
Exciting doubles play for all levels. Which team will win Champions of the Court?


untitled 3

YouthTennis.com – Courts 8 and 9

Tennis is sized right for kids! With shorter courts, smaller racquets and lower-bouncing balls, the focus is on the fun so kids enjoy the game right from the start.



Coca-Cola Get Fit and Play - Court 10

Challenging tennis courses for varying skill levels focusing on agility, balance, coordination, speed and strength.


Hess Express Obstacle Course – Court 11

Test agility, balance, running and tennis skills on the engaging and challenging obstacle course.



Hess Target Time – Court 12

Intermediate and advanced level-kids can test their skills hitting targets.


Xerox Beat the Pro – Court 13
Challenge the best playing points against some of the top touring and teaching pros in the world.




IBM Speedzone – Court 14
Just like the pros, utilize IBM's speed serve technology to test the power behind your shot.



PTR 10 and Under Tennis – Court 15

Have some fun with PTR professionals and work on improving your beginning serve, scoring and rally skills.



USPTA 10 and Under Tennis – Court 16
USPTA -certified teaching professionals host this court consisting of 30 colorful hitting stations using a variety of teaching aids.

Arthur Ashe Kids' Day "Hall of Fame" Performers

Who's Your Favorite?

Britney Spears
Justin Bieber
Jonas Brothers
Ariana Grande