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US Open (2015) - New York

Webpage: Address:  USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Flushing Meadow - Corona Park Flushing, NY 11368 Subway:  7 at Mets-Willets Pt.  See line  here . Duration:  around 40 minutes from Times Square Definitely one of the big Tennis competitions, the US Open is one of the things which are in my bucket list.  I have been to Roland Garros (French) and Wimbledon and it seems that US open seems to be 'less' exciting and crowded than both.  But at any rate, it was still very very very fun! Tips: If you are a USTA member (US tennis association), you can try checking if you can get into a different gate.  The line/queue can be a bit long but they sometimes have USTA member appreciation weekend that will allow you to easily get into the stadium without the long queue. Spend some time going around as you will get a lot of freebies.  Check out the big sponsors.  In 2015, they were giving mobile chargers for Chase card members, an