Below is a list of Daily and Weeklong events & activities which took place in 2015. Please continue to check back for an updated list of 2016 events and activities
SPECIAL FAN APPRECIATION EVENTS & NIGHTS
SUNDAY, AUGUST 21
SHOP RITE KIDS DAY (Session 1) 10:00am-Join WTA pros for a fun-filled day of tennis clinics, giveaways and autograph sessions. Tickets start at just $13 (all day activities/matches included). First 1,000 kids receive a goody bag!
MONDAY, AUGUST 22
AARP Connecticut Day (Session 2)- Keep your cool! The first 1,000 fans to arrive for Monday's day session will receive an AARP Hand Fan. Special 30% ticket discount for AARP members on up to 6 adult Stadium Box Seat tickets for both the day and evening sessions (2 & 3). To receive this discount please present your AARP card at the Box Office.
Zumba Kids and Zumba Jr. by BEyond FITness (Session 2) 11:00am-12:00pm
USPTA FREE LESSON (Session 2) 1:00-4:00 p.m.- United States Professional Teaching Association brings their staff to teach tennis from 1:00-4:00pm. Cardio Tennis for Kids and the Quickstart format will be used throughout the lesson.
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT (Session 3)-It Is our privilege to honor all Military Service Members and Veterans with a special ticket offer:
Free- Two stadium box seat tickets
Free- Complimentary hospitality in the United Technologies Military Outpost in the Frontier Club
Free- American Flags courtesy of the Knights of Columbus
For more information and to reserve your tickets click here
TUESDAY, AUGUST 23
USTA MEMBER APPRECIATION DAY/NIGHT(Sessions 4 & 5)-USTA Members receive special ticket savings and VIP Hospitality in the Courtside Club overlooking Stadium Court with appearances by WTA pros and a complimentary gift from 11:00am-2:00pm. Special ticket savings also applies for the evening session.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24
AUTISM AWARENESS DAY (Session 6) 11:00am-4:00pm - The Connecticut Open celebrates Autism Awareness Day on Wednesday, August 26. Come join us for a fun filled day featuring adaptive tennis and fitness clinics. The first 1,000 fans receive a special gift at the gate
AETNA FAMILY NIGHT (Session 7) First 1,000 fans receive a special gift at the gate.
GIRL POWER NIGHT (Session 7)- Join us for a fun celebration of girl power with special WTA player and local celebrity appearances. Fundraising opportunities for all types of women and girls organizations.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 25
FAMILY CLASSIC FINALS (Session 8 & 9)- Come watch and cheer for the finalists of the 2015 Family Classic as they compete in true championship style to determine the winners of all nine divisions!
MEN'S LEGEND EVENT presented by PowerShare Series (Session 9)
- Connecticut's own tennis legend James Blake sets up match against seven-time Grand Slam singles Champion John McEnroe on stadium court following the women's action. To learn more click here
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28
YALE NEW HAVEN HEALTH SYSTEM NIGHT(Session 11) Celebrate Yale New Health Night with a free gift at the gate! With more ways than ever to be and stay healthy, Yale New Haven Health gives people throughout Connecticut more ways to access the best of today's health care. Where specialists from around the world are now around the corner. Treatments changing lives are close to home where they were discovered. Learn more at www.yalenewhavenhealth.org
MEN'S LEGEND EVENT presented by PowerShares Series (Session 11)
- Eight-time Grand Slam Champion Andre Agassi set to up match against American favorite Mardy Fish on stadium court following the women's semifinal action. To learn more click here
SATURDAY, AUGUST 29
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES DAY (Session 12) United Technologies is proud to present the finals of the 2016 Connecticut Open, promising an afternoon of hard-hitting action on Stadium Court as we crown new Singles and Doubles Champions!
AWESOME FOOD, DRINKS & ACTIVITIES
AETNA FITZONE Get active, stay fit and win prizes at interactive stations for fans of all ages.
AARP DISCOUNT- Show your AARP card and save! AARP members receive a 20% discount on up to 6 adult Stadium Box Seat tickets for sessions 1,4,5,6,7 (Sunday, August 23, Tuesday, August 25, Wednesday, August 26). To receive this discount present your AARP card at the Box Office.
US OPEN NATIONAL PLAYOFFS CHAMPIONSHIPS The US Open National Playoffs Championships is the culmination of 13 men's and women's singles and mixed doubles sectional events across the United States. Singles winners earn a spot in the US Open qualifying while mixed doubles winners earn a spot in the US Open main draw. To learn more click here
AN AWARD WINNING RECIPE Taste the best of local food trucks- with dozens of food choices like gourmet grilled cheese, pizza, salads, and seafood prepared fresh on property. From quick bites to full plates, desserts and more- you'll want to try it all!
DRINK OPTIONS TO SATISFY EVERY TASTE- From smoothies and soft drinks to craft beer, wine and specialty cocktails-we can quench your thirst
MEET THE PLAYERS Get up close and personal with your favorite WTA stars! Check for daily updates in the draw sheet or at Guest Services for the schedule of upcoming player autograph sessions.
NIGHTLY MUSIC Each evening is kicked-off with live music on the Connecticut Open stage to get you pumped up for action on the court.
GO OUT ON THE TOWN You can leave the car behind and take the free shuttle to downtown New Haven to the best restaurant, bars, museums and shopping around town. The Shuttle also serves the Tennis Center every hour! Visit the on-site INFO New Haven Booth for more information.
MAYOR'S PASSPORT TO DOWNTOWN DINING Continue the fun throughout New Haven and catch some of your favorite players at some of New Haven's award winning restaurants. Players will be dining throughout the week at more than twenty of New Haven's award winning international restaurants.
All pricing and scheduling subject to change.