It’s officially almost time to say “Welcome Back to Tennis Paradise”, as the 2021 BNP Paribas Open is set to take place on October 4 – 17. After one of the most difficult years in recent memory, we’ve been working diligently to facilitate the successful return of professional tennis to Indian Wells. And now, thanks to collaborative efforts between the ATP and WTA Tours, our staff, sponsors, and everyone else involved throughout our local community, we’re ready to transform the Indian Wells Tennis Garden into the epicenter of the tennis universe this fall.
To celebrate the return of our iconic event in the desert, let’s take a look at the top 5 reasons to experience the first ever fall-edition of Tennis Paradise:
1. The Long-Awaited Return of the BNP Paribas Open
After a two-and-a-half-year hiatus, the 2021 BNP Paribas Open will celebrate the return of professional tennis to the desert. We couldn’t be more excited to welcome our fans and players back to our idyllic desert oasis, as we host the first ever fall-edition of our tournament.
This October, the world’s top ATP and WTA Tour players will once again descend on Tennis Paradise in hopes of capturing the prestigious Baccarat trophy. Will a legendary icon cement their status with another title in the desert or will an unheralded newcomer orchestrate a career-defining breakthrough? No matter what happens, we guarantee that you won’t want to miss out on the return of Tennis Paradise!
2. Tickets & Packages for Every Type of Tennis Enthusiast
Whether you’re looking to experience the entire 2021 tournament, embark on a tennis-filled vacation getaway, or simply spend a single day with us, our diverse lineup of tickets and packages ensures that you’re able to find the best way to experience Tennis Paradise on your schedule.
Our Series Packages are perfect for tennis lover who cannot imagine missing even a single moment, while Mini Packages allow you to spend a few consecutive days in the desert enjoying all of the thrilling action. For out-of-towners, watch the play and enjoy your stay with one of our many Hotel Package options. And if you’re ready for the perfect day in Tennis Paradise, our Single Session Tickets let you experience the best one-day adventure possible – whether you’re an early riser, night owl or both.
3. The Indian Wells Tennis Garden’s Unmatched Amenities
The Indian Wells Tennis Garden is a truly magical place, as not only a desert tennis oasis, but also as the backdrop for all of the thrilling on-court action, unmatched dining experiences and unmistakable energy that can only be found in Tennis Paradise.
Whether you’re cheering for a top player in Stadium 1, lounging in an Adirondack chair in Stadium Plaza, enjoying a world-class meal at Nobu or Spago, or watching your favorite player warm up on one of our famous practice courts, it’s easy to see why our tournament is consistently both a player and fan favorite.
4. It’s a Perfect Vacation Getaway
For those visiting Tennis Paradise from out of town, our serene location nestled in the heart of the Coachella Valley provides the perfect backdrop for a desert vacation getaway. Between world-class resorts, scrumptious dining options, luxurious poolside escapes and breathtaking natural beauty – the Coachella Valley truly has it all. In between all of the incredible match action at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, we encourage you to make the most out of your visit by exploring the surrounding area.
Even better yet, it’s never been easier to plan your desert vacation with one of our Hotel Packages! These popular packages include accommodations and reserved seating in Stadium 1 and are designed to meet the needs of every kind of traveler.
5. You Never Know Who You Might See
Bill Gates, Gladys Knight, Ben Stiller, Bill Russell, Pete Sampras. Those are just a sample of the celebrities and superstars that have made their way to Tennis Paradise over the years. Just like all of our incredible fans, they come for the world-class tennis, electrifying ambiance, and idyllic atmosphere that they can only experience at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Who will take to Tennis Paradise in 2021? Make sure to keep an eye out as you peruse the grounds and watch the action this October, as you never know who you might run into in Tennis Paradise.