Today, the United States Tennis Associate announced the line up for the 2018 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day powered by Net Generation. The worlds largest single-day, grassroots tennis and entertainment event will feature some of the top tennis players in the world including defending US Open champion and World Number One Rafael Nadal, 2018 Wimbledon Champion and past US Open Champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber and 2018 US Open Finalist Madison Keys. The event will also include performances from critically-acclaimed sibling pop group Echosmith, multilingual music sensations In Real Life and a performance of “Shine” by students from Majory Stoneman Douglas High School and the entire cast and much more to be announced.
The event takes place on Saturday August 25th at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, NY, from 9:30AM – 4PM. The event honors the legacy and impact of Arthur Ashe and serves as the kick-off to the 2018 US Open, celebrating the tournament’s 50th anniversary, which runs from August 27th – September 9th.
The event will be hosted by film star, Skai Jackson and Interscope recording artist Alex Aiiono will co-host along with Radio Disney’s Morgan.
You can purchase tickets to the event here.
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