407 ETR Free Community Weekend

407 ETR Free Community Weekend will be back in 2020 with plenty of fun activities for all the family. A fan favourite for all ages, this is the perfect opportunity to gauge the level of competition by attending the first player practice sessions and qualifying matches on opening weekend. Full information regarding 2020’s 407 ETR Free Community Weekend will be available next summer.

For now, take a look back at the highlights of 407 ETR Free Community Weekend from 2019.

2019 ACTIVITIES

Main Stage

Saturday

When: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kids had a chance to meet their favourite mascots from TV, including Paw Patrol, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Carlton the Bear, Ace and others!

When: Saturday at 12:30 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.

The 407 ETR Free Community Air Guitar Contest returned! Join your favourite mascots on stage for a chance to win some great prizes!

When: Saturday at 12:50 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fans took part in the Fan Challenge Draw and had a chance to win some amazing prizes!

When: Saturday at 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Fans had the chance to rub shoulders with their favourite WTA players at our Player Q&A Sessions!

When: Saturday at 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

On August 3rd, fans were able to meet members of the Toronto Defiant Overwatch Team.

Sunday

When: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kids had the chance to meet their favourite mascots from TV, including Paw Patrol, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Carlton the Bear, Ace and others!

When: Sunday at 12:00 p.m. to 12:20 p.m.

Fans had the chance to rub shoulders with their favourite WTA players at our Player Q&A Sessions!

When: Sunday at 12:20 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.

The 407 ETR Free Community Air Guitar Contest returned! Join your favourite mascots on stage for a chance to win some great prizes!

When: Sunday at 12:50 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fans took part in the Fan Challenge Draw and had a chance to win some amazing prizes!

When: Sunday at 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fans met WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus and of course, got her autograph.

Around the Grounds

saturday

When: Saturday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kids had the chance to test out their tennis skills and learn to play on the mini courts.

When: Saturday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fans took the chance to view tennis in a new, fully-immersive experience at our Virtual Reality Station.

When: Saturday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Guests went head to head with friends and family members by putting their serve to the ultimate test at the 407 ETR Fast Serve Cage.

When: Saturday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fans let their creativity flow at our Arts & Crafts Station where they were able to decorate tennis balls and much more.

When: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

For an innovative and creative street performance, fans looked no further than our strolling bubble show! 

When: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Kids got into the Rogers Cup spirit and showed their support for their favourite players at our Face Painting Station.

When: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fans were able to support their favourite players and get creative with our choice of stencils at the Airbrush Tattoo Station.

When: Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Guests were able to get a personalized cartoon sketch at our Caricature Artist Station.

When: Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Always a winner with the kids, guests could swing by our station to pick up balloons in all shapes and sizes.

Sunday

When: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kids had the chance to test out their tennis skills and learn to play on the mini courts.     

When: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fans took the chance to view tennis in a new, fully-immersive experience at our Virtual Reality Station.

When: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Guests went head to head with friends and family members by putting their serve to the ultimate test at the 407 ETR Fast Serve Cage.

When: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fans let their creativity flow at our Arts & Crafts Station where they were able to decorate tennis balls and much more.

When: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

For an innovative and creative street performance, fans looked no further than our strolling bubble show!

When: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Kids can get into the Rogers Cup spirit and show support for their favourite players or transform into anything they like at our Face Painting Station.

When: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fans were able to support their favourite players and get creative with our choice of stencils at the Airbrush Tattoo Station.

When: Sunday at 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Guests were able to get a personalized cartoon sketch at our Caricature Artist Station.

When: Sunday at 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Always a winner with the kids, guests could swing by our station to pick up balloons in all shapes and sizes.

Promotions court activites

saturday

When: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Guests joined us on the promotions court to take part in a tennis clinic hosted by Mayfair Clubs. With guest player and coach appearances, fans learned from some of the best around which helped take their game to the next level.

When: Saturday at 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fans took part in these fun, engaging tennis games. They were full of chances to test your tennis skills and to win a prize!                         

Sunday

When: Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Guests joined us on the promotions court to take part in a tennis clinic hosted by Mayfair Clubs. With guest player and coach appearances, fans learned from some of the best around which helped take their game to the next level.

When: Sunday at 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fans joined the fun at this target competition on the promo court where visitors were given the chance to hit a Tennis Canada target in hope of winning a prize!

When: Sunday at 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Fans took part in these fun, engaging tennis games. They were full of chances to test your tennis skills and to win a prize!      

When: Sunday at 2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Guests took the chance to learn and try wheelchair tennis for themselves under the guidance of experienced coaches and players.    

When: 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fans took part in these fun, engaging tennis games. They were full of chances to test your tennis skills and to win a prize!

NATIONAL BANK BOOTH

When: Sunday at 1:00 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.

Guests got a chance to rub shoulders with a WTA player at the National Bank Booth!