In 1997, Arthur Ashe Stadium opened its doors as the primary venue for the U.S. Open. Costing a total of $254 million USD to build, its seating capacity, luxury suites, restaurants, and other amenities make it the largest outdoor tennis venue in the world.
Please be considerate of other guests. Anyone displaying inappropriate behavior will be escorted off the grounds.
Keep in mind that only 1 bag is allowed per person. There's no storage on the grounds, but visitors can keep additional bags at a storage just outside the facility. Bags larger than 12"x12"x16" are not permitted, and all bags are subject to search.
Children who get separated from their group will be taken to the guest services office, on the Court level of Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Guests who need wheelchair-accessible seating can reserve space on two levels of the Arthur Ashe Stadium. If you are visiting the Louis Armstrong Stadium, accessible seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so be sure to arrive early. Guests with disabilities will also find accessible restrooms and other services throughout the facility.
Five first aid stations are located throught the grounds. For medical assistance head to any of these posts.
Outside food is not allowed on the grounds, except for medical purposes or for infants. Alcoholic beverages are also prohibited.
Look for Guest Information on the east side of Arthur Ashe Stadium, at the East Gate. US Open Ambassadors are also available throughout the venue.
To turn in or inquire about any lost items head to the guest services office in the Great Hall of Louis Armstrong Stadium, right across from Gates 16 and 17.
The following aren't allowed in the venue:
Arthur Ashe Stadium can accomodate 23,200 visitors.
There's absolutely no smoking allowed on the grounds.