Serena, Federer, Djokovic set for Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

by: AP | July 24, 2013

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

AP Photo

NEW YORK (AP)—Defending U.S. Open women's champion Serena Williams and former champions Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will get in the groove with singer Ariana Grande and other performers at the 18th annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day.

The Aug. 24 event, held at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, N.Y., the weekend before tennis' last Grand Slam of the year, features exhibition matches along with live music. Besides Grande, who has the hit ''The Way'' with rapper Mac Miller, performers will include Austin Mahone, Coco Jones, the group Lawson and the duo Cazzette.

The event is broadcast on CBS and proceeds go toward different charitable groups.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

Sam Querrey battles his way into the New York Open final

The No. 2 seed topped Adrian Mannarino in three sets. 

Doha Dispatch: Final pits Kvitova's win streak vs Muguruza's freshness

The Czech is riding a 12-match winning streak, while the Spaniard had a day off.

Doha Dispatch: Wozniacki, Muguruza and more share passion for Qatar

The weather, hospitality and luxury makes for a perfect combination for hosting tennis.