To get you in the mood for the last Major of the year, the US Open has announced the star-studded line up for this year’s Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day event. Here’s the info:
Tennis superstars Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters and Novak Djokovic will kick off the 2010 US Open at the 15th annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day presented by Hess, August 28th at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. They will be joined by performers the Jonas Brothers, pop princess Demi Lovato and funnyman Nick Cannon for the full-day tennis and music festival.
Hey, even I know who the Jonas Brothers are!
Usually other top name players – like Roger, Serena and Maria show up, as well. Here’s some footage from 2009:
Sometimes Kids’ Day isn’t just a feel good exhibition. This episode from Kids Day 2008 (around the 4:15) mark, sparked a Nole-Roddick Feud that lasted straight through the quarterfinals.
Click here for more info on this year’s event.