GRAPEVINE, TEXAS (July 30, 2020) – Up for a match? Co-Chairs for the 34th Annual GrapeFest – A Texas Wine Experience, presented by Bank of the West, Steve and Maggie Haley, are proud to announce the GrapeFest Tennis Classic, a family-friendly event produced by TNT Tennis, will welcome junior and adult players to compete in a two-day tournament on September 19 and 20. Although the 34th Annual GrapeFest was canceled in early July, the GrapeFest Tennis Classic along with other socially-distanced events will move forward.
The 2020 GrapeFest Tennis Classic will feature various draws including Open Singles and Doubles prize money events, Men’s and Women’s Singles and Doubles, and Boys’ and Girls’ Singles and Doubles by age group and levels. TNT Tennis will award $4,000 in total prize money for the Open Singles and Doubles events. Matches will take place at various tennis facilities, including Dove Park, Grapevine High School and Colleyville Heritage High School from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, September 19 with most finals being held Sunday, September 20.
“We are very excited to host the GrapeFest Tennis Classic this year and can’t wait to welcome all players to this special tournament in late September,” said TNT Marketing Director Tara Robbins. “Many members of the community look forward to this tournament each year and we think that the weekend will be an enjoyable one for all who play and attend.”
The entry fee for the adult and junior tournaments are $30 per player for singles and $18 per player for doubles. The prize money events are $55 per player for singles and $30 per player for doubles. Entry fee includes tournament participation and an official GrapeFest Tennis Classic t-shirt. Participants can register at TNTtennis.net, MYUTR.com, or USTA.com.
The safety and well-being of all players and event personnel remain the first and foremost consideration. All players and facilities will adhere to tournament guidelines, as well as all local and state health and safety regulations.
For more information regarding the GrapeFest Tennis Classic, please contact the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau at 817.410.3195 or visit GrapeFest.com/Tennis.
ABOUT THE GRAPEVINE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
Historic Grapevine, Texas, centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth, is the premiere go-to destination when planning a getaway or vacation in North Texas! Step back in time on Historic Main Street with a collection of charming boutiques, art galleries and bistros and cafes. Enjoy fantastic hotels and resorts, great attractions for the entire family, a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities, exquisite winery tasting rooms, world-class shopping and much more. For more information, visit GrapevineTexasUSA.com.
ABOUT GRAPEFEST – A TEXAS WINE EXPERIENCE, PRESENTED BY BANK OF THE WEST
GrapeFest is a celebration of Texas wines. Home to more than 400 wineries and 4,400 acres of vineyards producing nearly three million gallons of Texas wine each year, Texas is the fifth largest wine producing state in the United States. Grapevine is home to the Texas Wine & Grape Growers Association and Texas’ premier Urban Wine Trail. For additional information, please visit GrapeFest.com.