|Date:||Sunday, 23 October 2016|
|Venue:||Singapore Indoor Stadium|
This year, the inaugural Family Day At The Tennis kicks off the WTA Finals on opening Sunday. Get ready for a full day of fun, games and entertainment at the Fan Village and on Centre Court, that are sure to keep the old to young entertained!
SUNDAY, 23 OCTOBER
*Programme schedules are tentative and are subjected to changes
A full-day of exciting activities awaits you and your family at our very own Family Day At The Tennis!
On Centre Court:
Initially incepted as a dhol percussion group, SMU Samba Masala has evolved over the last 12 years, establishing themselves as one of Singapore’s premier Afro-Brazilian percussion bands. The band has a unique ethnic flavour because of the inclusion of Asian instruments like Indian dhols. Complementing their heart-thumping Afro-Brazilian grooves, eye-catching costumes, striking face paint and dynamic choreography, Samba Masala has been a regular feature at local arts events and festivities. Catch their energetic performances on centre court and perhaps even find yourself grooving along to their beats!
Forte is a six-member female vocal group specially formed for the 2016 WTA Finals. Made up of seasoned singers from a variety of musical backgrounds like premier jazz and mandopop, Forte will showcase their melodic harmonies and strong vocal percussion as they belt out current top hits and give evergreen oldies a fresh a capella twist!
After four gruelling recruitment drives over 2 months, Kiss92 DJs Maddy Barber and John Klass have finally formed their teams for the WTA Finals Tennis Showdown! 8 members of public will join forces with WTA Legends and WTA Future Stars on either Team Maddy or Team Klass for a final showdown on centre court. Who do you support? Be sure to cheer on your favourite DJ's team on court!
Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael and Michelangelo are the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, trained in the art of ninjutsu by a wise rat sensei they call Master Splinter. Is Singapore ready for these radical reptile brothers? Join Leo, Donnie, Raph and Mikey on centre court in an interactive and side-splitting hit-and-giggle that is sure to entertain!
Hailing all the way from the Big Apple, 17-year-old Sophie Beem is a singer/songwriter/musician and one of Beyonce's first signed artists to Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Record. Fresh off a tour with Charlie Puth this year, Sophie also recently opened for Beyonce internationally on the already historic Formation World Tour. Catch Sophie live as she performs her hit single, "Girls Will Be Girls" which is currently burning up the charts on Radio Disney and is the theme song for the box office smash, "Bad Mom's". Find out more here.
At Fan Village:
Win big with the Family Day Passport! Collect stamps at the interactive booths at Fan Village when you participate in the various activities and score yourself goodies along the way. Simply present your Session 1 WTA Finals 2016 ticket at the ticketing booth in the Fan Village to collect your Family Day Passport. Attractive grand lucky draw prizes await!
Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? SpongeBob SquarePants! Nickelodeon favourites SpongeBob SquarePants and best friend, Patrick Star will be making a special visit to mingle with fans at the Fan Village on Family Day! Come meet them and perhaps you could even be among the lucky few to take a photograph with the stars!
|Sun, 23 Oct||Sat, 29 Oct||Sun, 30 Oct|
|Meet & Greet 1||11.45pm - 12.30pm||12.30pm - 1.15pm||11.45am - 12.30pm|
|Meet & Greet 2||2pm - 2.45pm||2.45pm - 3.30pm||2.45pm - 3.30pm|
In pursuit of their motto - Saving Dogs, Touching Lives, Mercylight is a non-profit organisation committed to feeding stray dogs and helping them get adopted into good homes. Always wanted a ball-fetching buddy for your tennis games? Head over to their booth to meet some of these lives they have saved!
Sun, 23 Oct: 4pm - 6pm
Sun, 30 Oct: 12.15pm - 3.30pm
Not only will SC Global's Tennis For Every Child be bringing the joys of tennis to young fans with free mini-tennis clinics, but fans can also test their racquet skills on stage to win prizes with the 'Tennis for Every Child Hit The Target Challenge'.
Sun, 23 Oct: 3.15pm - 3.30pm
Sat, 29 Oct: 1.45pm - 2pm
Sun, 30 Oct: 4.15pm - 4.30pm
Have some hands-on time with at the LEGO Brickbuilding workshop and get a chance to bring home your very own LEGO tennis ball at the end of the session. Registration opens 15min before each workshop. Slots are limited so come down early!
|Sun, 23 Oct||Sat, 29 Oct||Sun, 30 Oct|
|Workshop 1||10.30am - 11.30am||11.30am - 12.30pm||11.30am - 12.30am|
|Workshop 2||11.30am - 12.45pm||1pm - 2pm||1pm - 2.15pm|
|Workshop 3||1pm - 2pm||3.30pm - 4.30pm||3.30pm - 4.45pm|
Daily, 11am - 6pm
Want to leave your mark on the tennis world? Join hands with Nicholas Foo, one of only 13 and the only Southeast Asian LEGO Certified Professional around the globe, to build the LEGO Interactive Art Mural which will be on display at Fan Village.
Sun, 23 Oct, 11.30am and 1.30pm
The Little Arts Academy (LAA), a non-profit arts academy based in Singapore and a CSR partner in the BNP Paribas Foundation's Dream Up Project, will participate in the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore for the third year - this time on the inaugural Family Day on October 23. As part of the opening show, LAA's award-winning dance troupes, Sugar Rush Crew and Stylo Milo Crew, will each perform a dance routine on stage in the Fan Zone. Offstage, LAA students will showcase their art and craft skills, joining forces with BNP Paribas volunteers in painting and completing two large murals.
Always wondered what an aerial view of you and your family will look like yet often fumbling around with the camera angles? Here’s our take on it – score a photograph with you and your friends or family at our SkyCam service against our specially designed backdrop just for you!
The Family SkyCam service is available on 23 Oct*, 29 Oct^ and 30 Oct^ at the following time slots:
Session 1: 11.30am - 1pm
Session 2: 2pm - 3.30pm
Session 3: 4.30pm - 6pm
* only for completed Family Day Passport holders
^ only for same day ticket holders
One of Singapore's premier Afro-Brazilian percussion bands, Samba Masala, will be entertaining the crowd with their lively performances this Family Day. Comprising undergraduates from Singapore Management University, their energetic performance encompasses big beats, ranging from traditional samba to funk, reggae to drum and bass inspired rhythms – which are sure to bring you grooving to your feet.
Sun, 23 Oct: 1.15pm - 1.30pm
Sat, 29 Oct: 11.45am - 12.15pm
Sun, 23 Oct, 12.30pm
We're sure you've heard of ball kids but ever heard of ball dogs? Specially trained dogs will take to the outdoor courts at Fan Village and play the role of ball kids. Watch them as they charm you with their ability to sit, stay, fetch, return and more!
Family Day Package
Enjoy fantastic savings (50% off) on your family outing when you buy a Family Day Package (2 Adults + 2 Children below the age of 16) to Sunday Session 1.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016
EXCLUSIVE: First 1000 ticket holders to enter the Singapore Indoor Stadium are entitled to redeem free popcorn!
Journey to Infinity: Escher's World of Wonder
Be captivated by more than 150 M.C. Escher's original artworks of poetic geometry, strange realities and impossible constructions. Families will enjoy experimenting with interactive installations and optical illusions that bring his ideas to life as well as taking part in an exciting line-up of hands-on programmes.
Family Day package ticket holders can enjoy 15% off Standard Tickets for Journey to Infinity: Escher’s World of Wonder exhibition when you present your ticket at point of purchase. Terms and conditions apply.
Venue: ArtScience Museum, Marina Bay Sands
Now showing till 26 February 2017
Terms and Conditions
WTA Finals Family Day Ticket Holders will enjoy 15% off LOCAL tickets to Journey to Infinity: Escher's World of Wonder
- Offer is valid till 30 November 2016.
- All tickets must be issued for same day use and for the same exhibition(s).
- Discounts applicable to WTA Finals Family Day tickets only.
- Discount applies to LOCAL prices only.
- A valid WTA Finals Family Day ticket must be presented at point of purchase.
- Child price is valid for children 2 - 12 years of age.
- Offer only available at ArtScience Museum Box Office.
- Tickets are subject to availability at the time of purchase.
- Tickets may not be re-sold or re-distributed.
- No refund or exchange on unused tickets.
- Not applicable with other offers and promotions.
- All other Terms & Conditions of sale and entry apply.
- Marina Bay Sands reserves the right to deny entry to visitors suspected of breach of Terms & Conditions of sale and entry.
- Marina Bay Sands reserves the right to make changes and modifications to the promotion without prior notice.
Stay tuned for more exciting promotions to be released!
It is a day where families can engage in a series of on and off-court programmes. Give your children exposure to one of the most exciting large-scale international events on Singapore's sports calendar and enjoy a day of family bonding through a series of games and special performances.
Family Day has activities that cater to all age groups both at the Fan Village and on Centre Court. Bring your entire family down for a day of fun and tennis! Check back this space for more information.
The more the merrier! The Family Day Package to Session 1 saves you 50% and consists of two tickets for adults and two tickets for children under the age of 16.
No, as long as you are young at heart!
Family Day activities are happening on Centre Court at the Singapore Indoor Stadium and at Fan Village at OCBC Square at Singapore Sports Hub.
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Activities in Fan Village are free. However, to catch exclusive activities on Centre Court, you have to purchase a ticket to Session 1. Getting a ticket also entitles you access to a passport in Fan Village which gives you special privileges if you participate in a selected activities. Check back this space for more information.
Yes! You can purchase your tickets at the Sport Hub Tix box office, or simply visit our information booth at the Fan Village.
The Family Day Package saves you 50% and consists of two tickets for adults and two tickets for children under the age of 16. Go to Tickets page for more details.
Event Day - Centre Court
Doors open at 2pm. Be early!
Yes, every ticket has an assigned seat number.
Event Day - Fan Village Famtertainment
Fan Village opens at 10am. Be there before 2pm to catch all the activations such as Meet-and-Greet with Nickelodeon mascots and Samba Masala!
Yes – all activities in Fan Village are free, but purchase a ticket to get a passport which entitles you to exclusive activities such as the Family Skycam.
Family Day Passport
- Session 1 WTAF2016 Ticket holders can collect a Family Day Passport at the ticketing booth in the Fan Village upon showing their Session 1 WTAF2016 Ticket. Passport holders must then participate in various activities available in the Fan Village to collect and accumulate stamps for their Passport.
- 3 stamps – The first 100 participants to complete 3 stamps can redeem a BNP Paribas goodie bag at the Information Booth.
- 5 stamps - Passport holder can enter a lucky draw to win a pair of Category 1 tickets to WTAF2016 (10 winner)
- 8 stamps – Passport holder shall be entitled access to the Family SkyCam at the Fan Village (available on 23 Oct 2016, Sunday only) and shall qualify for 1 x entry to the Grand Lucky Draw and stand a chance to win one (1) of the Grand Lucky Draw Prizes below.
- The Grand Lucky Draw will be held on 23 Oct 2016, at 5PM. Winners of the Category 1 tickets and the Grand Lucky Draw will be contacted via SMS and email for collection of prizes.
|Items||Quantity of prizes||Number of Winners|
|1 Night Stay at Official Hotel, Marina Bay Sands||1 Deluxe room||1 winner|
|A pair of Racquet Club Passes with access to premium hospitality and Session 2 matches||2 Racquet Club passes||1 winner|
|One term Junior Programme group lessons at Savitar Tennis Centre||2 vouchers||2 winners|
|One hour of private lesson with Melbourne International Tennis School||2 vouchers||2 winners|
|One hour of individual lesson at Savitar Tennis Centre||2 vouchers||2 winners|
|A pair of Premium first row tickets||
8 x Premium first row tickets
Session 5, Thursday, 27 October, 1:30pm match
Session 5, Thursday, 27 October, NB* 4pm match
Session 7, Friday, 28 October, 1:30pm match
Session 7, Friday, 28 October, NB* 4pm match
|A pair of Premium Tickets and participate in the Official Match Coin Toss||
6 x Premium tickets
Session 4, Wednesday, 26 October, 7:30pm match
Session 5, Thursday, 27 October, 1:30pm match
Session 7, Friday, 28 October, 1:30pm match
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