The interactive games, music and activities of Arthur Ashe Kids' Day is a great way to enjoy a fun afternoon with the entire family.
It's the largest one day, grassroots tennis and entertainment event in the world and it all happens the Saturday prior to the US Open. It's fantastic and fun way to kick off the US Open! The day features a ticketed stadium show and concert plus a FREE Grounds Festival which includes a free concert. The day's scheduled activities include face painting, a juggling workshop, hair beading & braiding, storytelling, balloon artists and more!
Arthur Ashe Kids Day
Saturday, August 23rd
Schedule of Events
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, Shawn Mendes and more!
Gates Open to Arthur Ashe Stadium
Stadium Show Begins – Great seats for $10 & $25
Stadium Show Concludes
Proceeds from Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day benefits the National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) network.
If you are visiting from out of town to attend Arthur Ashe Kids' Day and/or the US Open, consider staying with us. The Courtyard New York LaGuardia Airport Hotel is one of the closest US Open tennis hotels. We are only about a six minute drive from the stadium and offer wonderful accommodations for your visit. To book your stay, visit our website or call 713-978-7400.