Indian Wells, California

March 5-18, 2018

grounds aerial view


Information for media covering the BNP Paribas Open

General Information & Media Guide

The BNP Paribas Open, held annually at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, is the largest WTA and ATP World Tour combined two-week event in the world. Highly regarded by both players and fans alike, the event has been named both the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Tournament of the Year and the WTA Premier Mandatory Tournament of the Year annually since 2014.

The 2018 Media Guide will be available in February.


Thank you for your interest in covering the BNP Paribas Open, taking place March 5-18, 2018 at the beautiful Indian Wells Tennis Garden. It is our goal to make sure that your time at the BNP Paribas Open is enjoyable and productive.

The BNP Paribas Open is covered annually by more than 400 credentialed media from more than 20 countries around the world. The media center at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden is one of the most professional, accessible and comfortable facilities in all of tennis. Outdoor seating on the suite level of Stadium 1 is directly adjacent to the media room, with in-stadium seating available upon request.

The 2018 BNP Paribas Open media credential application is now closed.
If you need additional information or have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.


Matt Van Tuinen

Sara Romano