Schedule of events

 

Saturday, January 27

The tournament in the original Best Tennis Town kicks off with a day of family fun! 

Don't wait to sign up for the Pro-Am and be sure to bring the kids for a unique tennis experience at Kids' Fun Day!

 

PRO-AM

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Sharpen up your game and have a blast as you play with the pros! Limited space available. $75 includes an amazing experience playing with the pros, a meal, and drinks. Contact: aford@greatermidland.org

KIDS' FUN DAY - Powered by Net Generation - Presented by The Dow Chemical Company

3:30 - 5:00 PM

Greater Midland Tennis Center pro staff and instructors will provide a fun and energized tennis experience for youth from kindergarten to 8th grade. Adults can play too!. This event is FREE. Contact: aford@greatermidland.org

 
 

Sunday, January 28

Qualifying Rounds Begin
10:00 - 4:00 PM

32 pros battle for a spot in the main draw. No entry fee!

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Monday, January 29

Qualifying rounds continue.
Matches start at 10 AM.

No entry fee for Sunday/Monday daytime matches!

 

PLAYER PRESS CONFERENCE

11:00 AM

Join the media for an interactive press conference with the pros. Free lunch provided to the first 150 guests. Lunch provided by Whine.

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Legends Event

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Anne (Miller) Borus & Liezel Huber play doubles with rising stars Kari Miller and Ellie Coleman. This event is FREE.

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VIP SPONSOR AND PLAYER RECEPTION - Presented by The Dow Chemical Company
Hosted by: Midland Country Club

6:30 PM

Guests of the tournament are invited to share in food and fun for an entertaining evening. Network and socialize with world-class tennis professionals, sponsors and guests. Special Invitation Only.

 
 

Tuesday, January 30

Main Draw Matches. 10 AM - 4 PM. $3 Daily Entry Fee.

Opening Night
Feature Night Matches - Presented by Greater Midland

Feature night matches begin at 7 PM. Doors open at 5 PM for Grand Slam Dining. Two featured matches, singles and doubles, with entertainment, music and premium dining.
Grand Slam Dining: Horizons Conference Center

 
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KIDS COSTUME NIGHT - Presented by Midland Sports Rehab

All kids ages 12 & under wearing a costume get in free! Juniors 13-17 get in for $5! 

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COOL 2 DUEL DUELING PIANOS

Come enjoy this incredibly talented, funny, and unforgettable music act! Cool 2 Duel will be playing before the match during Grand Slam Dining, at halftime, and after feature matches. 

 
 

Wednesday, January 31 

Main Draw Matches. 10 AM - 4 PM. $3 Daily Entry Fee.

Feature night matches begin at 7 PM. Doors open at 5 PM for Grand Slam Dining. Two featured matches, singles and doubles, with entertainment, music and premium dining.
Grand Slam Dining: The H Hotel

 

FEATURE NIGHT MATCHES - Presented by The Dow Chemical Company

7:00 PM

Our feature matches offer exceptional tennis, entertainment, music and dining. Doors open at 5 PM.

 
 

Thursday, February 1

Main Draw Matches. 10 AM - 4 PM. $3 Daily Entry Fee.

Feature Night Matches - Presented by Chemical Bank

Feature night matches begin at 7 PM. Doors open at 5 PM for Grand Slam Dining. Two featured matches, singles and doubles, with entertainment, music and premium dining.
Grand Slam Dining: Great Hall

 
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MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY

50% off all ticket prices for veterans and active duty military with photo id. Limited availability - Reserve your spots today!

Joe Everson National Anthem

Before our Feature Night Matches begin, artist and performer Joe Everson will be singing the National Anthem while painting a patriotic scene which will be auctioned off throughout the tournament.

 
 

Friday, February 2 -Quarterfinals

Feature Night Matches - Presented by Sym Financial

Feature night matches begin at 7 PM. Doors open at 5 PM for Grand Slam Dining. Two featured matches, singles and doubles, with entertainment, music and premium dining.
Grand Slam Dining: Zehnder's of Frankenmuth

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LaLonde's Shrimp Fest

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM   $15

Watch court side tennis while enjoying a delicious shrimp lunch!

 
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SWEAT IT OFF WITH THE PROS - Presented by MidMichigan Health

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Join us for a heart-pumping cardio workout led by your Tennis Center Professionals. Tournament Pros play too!

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80'S NIGHT WITH JEDI MIND TRIP

7:00 PM

Dress in your righteous digs and be ready for a totally rad time! This event is included with any Friday feature night match tickets. Jedi Mind Trip will begin playing after feature matches and guarantees at least 1.5 hours of music mayhem!

 
 

Saturday, February 3 - Semifinals

Feature Day Matches - Presented by Garber Chevrolet

Feature day matches begin at 12:00 PM. Doors open at 10:45 AM for Grand Slam Dining. 
Grand Slam Dining: Bucks Run Golf Club
 

 
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NET GENERATION HIGH SCHOOL PLAY DAY - Presented by MidMichigan Health

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Touring pros coach and train area high school youth. Over 300 high school players from across the state participate. This event is FREE.
Contact for info: aford@greatermidland.org

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FEATURE NIGHT MATCHES - Presented by Greater Midland Tennis Center

6:00 PM

Semifinal matches (singles and doubles) with entertainment, music and premium dining.
Grand Slam Dining: Horizon's Conference Center

 
 

Sunday, February 4 - Championship Sunday

Championship Sunday Matches - Presented by The Dow Chemical Company

Championship singles and doubles matches. Entertainment, music and premium dining. Award ceremony follows.

Matches begin at 1:00 PM. Dining from 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM.
Grand Slam Dining: Dow Diamond

 
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