The hottest teen-breakout names in music teamed up with tennis icons Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Venus Williams, Monica Puig, Juan M. Del Potro, Jack Sock and Steve Johnson for the 21st Annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day held at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon (August 27) in New York City.
The annual event featured performances from headliners Flo Rida and Troye Sivan, Laura Marano, Zara Larsson, Jordan Fisher, Forever In Your Mind, Ansel Elgort, and Sophie Beem. Prior to the event inside Arthur Ashe Stadium, fans were able to catch Citizen Four, Tegan Marie, and Los 5 on the Radio Disney Hess Festival Stage. Disney Channel stars Laura Marano, Jordan Fisher, and Joey Bragg hosted the show and Olympic gold medalist Simone Manuel made a special guest appearance.
Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day is the official kick off event for the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships, which runs from August 29th through September 11th.
Celeb Secrets was on-site at AAKD for a fun-filled family day packed with tennis and good music! Check out our interviews with Troye Sivan, Jordan Fisher and Forever In Your Mind below.