Shania Twain to headline US Open Opening Night Ceremony
Bermuda Limousine International will be the official ground transportation company for the 12th year in a row for the USTA US Open Opening Night Ceremony’s Monday August 28th & Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day on Saturday, August 26th.
Global superstar Shania Twain will headline the Opening Night Ceremony at the 2017 US Open to kick off the 20th Anniversary Celebrations of Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday, August 28th in style.
With more than 90 million albums sold worldwide, five-time GRAMMY Award winner Shania Twain is the top-selling female country artist of all time.
Top talents to headline 2017 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day
The biggest names in tennis and music will all be in attendance for a day of family fun at the 2017 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day powered by Net Generation.
Disney star Sofia Carson (pictured), pop-rap sensations Jack & Jack, singer-songwriter Alex Aiono, UK boy band New Hope Club and breakout trio Saving Forever are all set to take the stage this year, with Carson and Aiono to serve as co-hosts.
The star-studded event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 26, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hosted on the grounds of the US Open, this festival of music and tennis will kick off the 2017 US Open, which runs Aug. 28 – Sept. 11.
This year’s celebration also marks the official launch of Net Generation, the USTA’s new approach to inspire the next generation of tennis players.
Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day is a fantastic way to pay tribute to Arthur Ashe,” said Gordon Smith, USTA Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. “We’re thrilled to launch Net Generation – the largest youth initiative in the sports history – at this incredible event.”
For more than two decades, Kids’ Day has honored the legacy of tennis great and pioneer Arthur Ashe and served as a launching pad to some of the biggest names in music, including Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Ariana Grande and Rihanna.
Under the direction of Producer Michael Fiur and Talent Executive David Paley along with Talent Manager Cat Del Buono and Logistic Specialist Billy Amato for Bermuda Limousine International.