Rock Out with the Bryan Bros. Band: The Village Stage will come alive from 5:00-7:00pm as the Bryan Bros. Band, the musical duo made up of the most successful men’s duo of all time and two-time BNP Paribas Open doubles champions Mike and Bob Bryan, are back again to entertain fans with their one-of-a-kind music! You won’t want to miss this year’s performance featuring Counting Crows’ drummer Jim Bogios as well as guest appearances from fellow ATP Tour stars!
FILA In-Store Appearance and Q&A with John Isner and Karolina Pliskova: Head over to the FILA retail store from 4:30-8:00pm for an exclusive FILA kickoff party featuring a live DJ, refreshments and a Q&A session with top FILA players John Isner and Karolina Pliskova beginning at 5:45 pm. Come check out the newest apparel additions and grab a pair of limited-edition FILA x BNP Paribas Open collab footwear!
Tennis Talk with Tommy Haas: Come on out to the Village Stage at 12:30pm and get to know BNP Paribas Open Tournament Director and 15-time ATP Tour title winner Tommy Haas! The former world No. 2 will discuss the hottest topics surrounding the tournament alongside Tennis Channel’s Steve Weissman.
Venus Williams vs Andrea Petkovic: With a spot in the 2019 BNP Paribas Open second round on the line, seven-time Grand Slam champion and legend of the sport Venus Williams will take on German Andrea Petkovic. Don’t miss any of the action Thursday on Stadium 1!
Marcos Giron vs. Jeremy Chardy: In a highly-anticipated matchup of first round ATP main draw action, red-hot American Marcos Giron will look to continue his ascent in the desert with an upset over Frenchman and world No. 37 Jeremy Chardy.