Entertainment Preview Day 1

Aug 11, 2023
seats at fan zone 1

Get ready for an action-packed day of family fun and thrilling tennis at the Western & Southern Open! It’s Kids Day, presented by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, and there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Stadium 3 & Fan Zone 

From 9-11 a.m., Stadium 3 will be buzzing with the energy of young tennis enthusiasts taking on exciting on court challenges. At 10 a.m. player Grégoire Barrère will be participating in on court activities.

The Fan Zone

The Fan Zone will be bursting with activities from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Face painting, balloon artists, and engaging games will ensure a delightful time for all. Plus, it’s the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the tournament.

Also in the Fan Zone, watch Marie Bouzková participate in the Tennis Agility Drills, presented by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center. Designed for kids of all ages, these drills promise a dose of healthy competition and a chance to showcase their tennis agility skills. It’s a fantastic way to combine fitness and fun!

Jet Pack Academy – motorola razr stage 

Get ready to soar into a musical journey with the high-energy cover band, Jet Pack Academy! From 11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. on the Motorola Stage, they’ll be rocking your world with classic tunes, country favorites, 80s & 90s hits, and modern chart-toppers. Having set off in 2018, this band has already become a sensation, gracing local sporting events and entertaining crowds at FC Cincinnati and The Florence Y’alls gameday concerts. Don’t miss their stellar performance that’ll have you dancing and singing along!

Player Interactions 

Make your tennis dreams come true from 1:30 – 2:45 p.m. and again at 4 p.m. with autograph sessions with John Isner, Donna Vekic, Stefanos Tsitsipas & Madison Keys at the Western & Southern Experience booth! Grab the chance to secure player autographs – a true keepsake from this extraordinary event. Then, from 3-4 p.m., immerse yourself in Tennis Talks with Brandon Nakashima & Elina Svitolina. Get insights into the world of tennis, its strategies, and the stories that make it such an enthralling sport.

So, bring your family and friends, and join us for an unforgettable day of tennis excitement and entertainment at the Western & Southern Open’s Kids Day! Let’s celebrate the joy of the game and the spirit of camaraderie that make this event a grand slam of fun. See you there!