Event Details


DATE: Sunday, August 27th, 2023
TIME: 10:00 a.m. ET
LOCATION: Arthur Ashe Stadium, inside the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

Join CAAA as we participate in the US Open’s Fan Week! We plan to go on the last day of Fan Week, where the grounds fill up with top players practicing for the US Open Main Draw. We plan on meeting up near the grounds and watching some of the world’s best tennis players as they practice for the upcoming tournament.

Important notes:
– To join, you need to get a pass to Fan Week, which you can find here: https://fanpass.usopen.org/
– Food will be available onsite after 11am
– There are plenty of programs available on Sunday, but also all of Fan Week if you’re interested! Check those out here: https://www.usopen.org/en_US/about/us_open_fan_week.html
– It might be very hot, especially with the large crowd that is expected to attend! Make sure to bring sun protection (hat, sunscreen, an umbrella, etc), a water bottle, and anything else you might need if there are high temperatures in the forecast.

How to get to the grounds:

Subway: The 7 train provides service from Grand Central Terminal to Mets-Willets Point Station, including connections for all Metro-North Trains from Westchester and Connecticut. Service is also available from the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

Long Island Rail Road: LIRR provides easy service to Mets-Willets Point Station from Woodside, and convenient connections from Penn Station for New Jersey Transit customers. For guests with disabilities, get off the LIRR train at 61st Street-Woodside Station and transfer to the 7 train. Take the 7 train to Mets-Willets Point Station.

Questions? Please contact Mohammad Radiyat, CAAA NYC Events Director, at mr782@cornell.edu.