Miami is the ultimate host when it comes to serving up world-class tennis. For two weeks each spring, the globe’s top-ranked tennis pros and a long list of A-list celebrities, descend upon Miami’s tranquil island of Key Biscayne for the Miami Open.
Fans are treated to riveting matches played at The Tennis Center at Crandon Park, which is nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay. It’s one of the most beautiful spots for tennis, and it’s no wonder why players rate it as one of their favorite places to play. The energy each year is palpable and it’s become one of the top tickets in town during the spring.
“This tournament helps to highlight a multitude of aspects that Miami has to offer from hotel offerings, to the chefs that are brought in for pop-ups during the tournament to the numerous events that take place throughout the city before and during the tournament,” says Lauren Gnazzo, a Miami local who’s attended the matches for the last five years. “There is a sense of pride that all people living in Miami have, and when.