The recipient of the prize will also get terrace level tickets for the remainder of the tournament, as well as valet parking. She or he will perform the coin toss for the fourth match on April 2, receive $250 to spend at any food vendor or concession stand, and $250 to spend in the Family Circle Cup Merchandise Tent. The winner will also get various items autographed by the top eight seeds, a month of tennis lessons from Instinctive Academy pros, and a behind-the-scenes tour, including lunch in the Family Circle Cup Player Lounge.
The 2012 Family Circle Cup, which includes a 40th anniversary celebration attended by the Original 9, takes place March 31-April 8. Tickets are available here. The top seed is world number 5 Agnieszka Radwanska, and five former Charleston champions will be playing. Those on hand for an exhibition and other anniversary events will include Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, and Virginia Wade.