Official US Open 2016 schedule start August 29, 2016 up to September 11,2016.The US open is a global tennis event held in the New York City, US since 1881. The main venue of the event is USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre.
It usually marks the fourth and last tennis major culminating in the grand slam each year. The other three majors are Wimbledon, Australian major and the French Open. The event rolls out on the first Monday of August and lasts for six weeks till mid-September.
There are five major event championships.
|Tuesday||23-Aug||11:00 AM||Qualifying Tournament|
|Wednesday||24-Aug||11:00 AM||Qualifying Tournament|
|Thursday||25-Aug||11:00 AM||Qualifying Tournament|
|Friday||26-Aug||11:00 AM||Qualifying Tournament|
|Saturday||27-Aug||9:30 AM||Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day|
|1||Monday||29-Aug||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s & Women’s 1st Round|
|2||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s & Women’s 1st Round|
|3||Tuesday||30-Aug||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s & Women’s 1st Round|
|4||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s & Women’s 1st Round|
|5||Wednesday||31-Aug||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 1st Round/Women’s 2nd Round|
|6||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 2nd Round/Women’s 2nd Round|
|7||Thursday||1-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 2nd Round/Women’s 2nd Round|
|8||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 2nd Round/Women’s 2nd Round|
|9||Friday||2-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 2nd Round/Women’s 3rd Round|
|10||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 2nd Round/Women’s 3rd Round|
|11||Saturday||3-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 3rd Round/Women’s 3rd Round|
|12||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 3rd Round/Women’s 3rd Round|
|13||Sunday||4-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 3rd Round/Women’s 4th Round|
|14||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 3rd Round/Women’s 4th Round|
|15||Monday||5-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 4th Round/Women’s 4th Round|
|16||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s 4th Round/Women’s 4th Round|
|17||Tuesday||6-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s 4th Round/Women’s Quarterfinals|
|18||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s Fourth Round/Women’s Quarterfinals|
|19||Wednesday||7-Sep||Day||11:00 AM||Men’s Quarterfinals/Women’s Quarterfinals|
|20||Night||7:00 PM||Men’s Quarterfinals/Women’s Quarterfinals|
|23||Saturday||10-Sep||TBD||TBD||Women’s Singles Final|
|24||Sunday||11-Sep||TBD||TBD||Men’s Singles Final|
These are the men’s and women’s singles followed by the men’s and women’s doubles as well as the mixed doubles. There are additional tournaments for junior, senior, and wheelchair players.
Initially, the event used to be played on grass till 1974 after which they switched to clay till 1977. Eventually, they shifted to hard Deco Turf.