2016 Arthur Ashe Kids' Day Schedule

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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 – 4:00 pm
Watch the Pros Practice (Louis Armstrong Stadium, Grandstand, Court 17 and Practice Courts 1-6)
 
10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Hess Festival Stage - free concert with up-and-coming musical talent featuring Jacob Sartorius, Sophie Beem, Citizen Four, Tegan Marie and Los 5 – hosted by Radio Disney. 
 
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

 

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* Face Painting
* Juggling Workshop
* 10 and Under Tennis
* Hair Beading and Braiding
* Storytelling
* Balloon Artists
* Roving Entertainers
* US Open American Express Fan Experience

 

*Activities subject to change

Activities

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

 

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Tennis and Education Zone – Court 6

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

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

 

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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.

 
 

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Get Fit and Play - Court 10

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

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Hess Toy Truck Obstacle Course – Court 11

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

 

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Hess Target Time – Court 12

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

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

 

 
 
 

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

 

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PTR 10 and Under Tennis – Court 15

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

 

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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.
 

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