Special Events


SHOPRITE KIDS DAY POWERED BY NET GENERATION (Session 1) 10:00am - It's a fun-filled day starting off with a free kid's clinic held at the indoor courts from 10:00am-12:00pm, followed by an IMG Academy clinic led by Nick Bollettieri from 2:00-4:00pm on the IMG Academy Court (in the tournament plaza). The day is also filled with giveaways and WTA player appearances. Tickets start at just $15 and all activities and matches are included. The first 1,000 kids receive a goody bag.





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.

OPENING NIGHT CEREMONY PRESENTED BY YALE UNIVERSITY (Session 3) - Be part of the biggest party in town!  Star players, local celebrities, entertainment and much more kick off tournament week.






COURTGIRLS & COCKTAILS (Session 4) 11:30am-3:00pm - Enjoy the VIP treatment at COURTGIRLS & COCKTAILS in the Connecticut Open's Courtside Club and Champions Grill overlooking stadium court and where you and your girlfriends can sip cocktails, shop, and enjoy a delectable lunch while watching WTA tennis. To purchase tickets, click HERE




AUTISM AWARENESS DAY PRESENTED BY ASD FITNESS CENTER AND CHAPEL HAVEN (Session 6) 11:00am-4:00pm - The Connecticut Open celebrates Autism Awareness Day with a fun filled day featuring adaptive tennis and fitness clinics. The first 1,000 fans receive a special gift at the gate.

Porsche Night (Session 7) - First 1,000 fans receive a special gift at the gate.




FAMILY CLASSIC FINALS (Session 8 & 9) - Come watch and cheer for the finalists of the 2018 Family Classic as they compete in true championship style to determine the winners of all nine divisions!

INVESCO SERIES QQQ (Session 9) - Connecticut's own tennis legend James Blake renews his rivalry with Tommy Haas on stadium court following the women's action. To learn more click here.




FAMILY DAY (Session 6 & 7) -Kids, dress up as your favorite superhero or princess and have a chance to meet them here at the Connecticut Open! All kids ages 14 & under who come dress up will receive a free ticket accompanied with a paid adult ticket. (Free ticket available at stadium gate) 


YALE NEW HAVEN HEALTH NIGHT (Session 11) - Celebrate Yale New Health Night with a free gift at the gate!

INVESCO SERIES QQQ (Session 11) - John McEnroe and Todd Martin face off on stadium court following the women's semifinal action. To learn more click here.




MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY presented by WWE (Session 12) - 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 Military Outpost in the Frontier Club
  • Free - American Flags courtesy of WWE

For more information and to reserve your tickets click here.


BEERFEST AT THE CONNECTICUT OPEN (Session 12) - More than 30 craft breweries from across the state will be featured at the inaugural “Beer Fest at the Connecticut Open” on Saturday, August 25th. Tickets available now at http://bit.ly/CTBeerFest