Tennis is such an intense sport! Did you know that there’s a 10,200-seat tennis center right here in Charleston? Located on Daniel Island, this gorgeous center has plenty of room for both visitors and locals to join together to watch a match. Every year, the stadium hosts the Volvo Car Open, previously known as the Family Circle Cup.
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About the Family Circle Cup, Also Known as the Volvo Car Open
Hosted at the Volvo Car Stadium, the Family Circle Cup is now known as the Volvo Car Open. However, you’ll find it is still referred to by both names! Every year, the stands are full of locals and visitors that love the game of tennis. More than 90,000 people pack into the stadium during the week-long event. Fun fact: it is the largest women’s only tennis tournament in North America!
When Is the Volvo Car Open?
The Volvo Car Open is hosted every April and lasts for a week. Check the match schedule for the exact dates and times when you’re planning your trip. You can attend every day or choose to get individual passes for the day of your choice!
More Than Just Tennis
While tennis is the main event, there’s more to do than just watch a match! You’ll definitely want to shop around the Merchandise Tent between matches. If you’re hungry, there’s a variety of dining locations onsite. Make sure you save time to visit the sponsored booths throughout the tournament– there are prizes to win! There’s plenty to keep you busy throughout the entire week of the tournament.
It’s easy to secure tickets to the Volvo Car Open! You can easily purchase tickets online. If you’re only interested in one day of the tournament, we recommend the Single Session Ticket. It will get you into the tournament for one day. If you’re hoping to spend the week or multiple days at the tournament, the Ticket Package is your best bet.
Who Is Competing?
Because the Volvo Car Open is the largest women’s only tennis tournament in North America, some of the best names in tennis travel here to compete. Even Serena and Venus Williams have been here! Who is competing in this year’s tournament? Check out the players!
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