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Pickleball is a growing sport in Long Beach. Staff has worked hard with the Long Beach Pickleball Advisory Group to identify locations to enjoy this exciting activity.

Park Location Court Type Number of Courts:

  • Bayshore (5415 E. Ocean) - Dual striping 3 dual-striped
  • Billie Jean King Tennis Center at Recreation Park (10th & Park Ave.), call 562-438-8509.
  • Marina Vista (Colorado St. & Santiago) - Dual striping 8 dual-striped on tennis courts
  • Junipero Beach (2100 E. Ocean Blvd)- 2 dedicated pickleball on the repurposed half basketball court
  • El Dorado Park West (2800 N. Studebaker Rd.) - Shared Sports 3 pickleball courts on sports court
  • El Dorado Tennis Center (2800 N. Studebaker Rd.), call 562-425-0553.
  • Somerset Park (1500 E. Carson) - Dual striping 8 pickleball on 2 tennis courts
  • Veterans Park (101 E. 28th St.) - Hybrid Location 4 pickleball on 1 tennis court and 4 dedicated pickleball courts (coming soon).
  • DeForest Park (6255 DeForest Ave.) - 8 dedicated pickleball courts

Area Tennis & Pickleball Centers:

Surrounding municipalities have realized the popularity of pickleball and taken steps to evolve their tennis centers into Tennis & Pickleball Centers. Those municipalities include Los Angeles, Cerritos, Torrance, Seal Beach, Anaheim, Tustin, Huntington Beach, and Irvine to name a few.

• LA City Parks has four dedicated, lighted pickleball courts and 34 shared-use courts with eight dedicated, lighted pickleball courts coming soon, under development.

• Cerritos has three dedicated pickleball courts in Liberty Park on a first-come, first-served basis.

• Seal Beach Tennis & Pickleball Center has 17 dedicated pickleball courts with monthly membership-based patronage with non-member drop-in fees.

• Anaheim Tennis and Pickleball Center has ten dedicated, lighted pickleball courts and ten temporary courts with a monthly membership-based patronage with nonmember drop-in fees.

• Tustin has ten dedicated pickleball courts with an annual membership program for play.

• Huntington Beach has four dedicated, lighted pickleball courts that are free.

• Irvine has six dedicated, lighted pickleball courts and nine shared use courts.

• Lakewood has several pickleball courts with dual striping on park basketball courts.

Long Beach Tennis Centers:

Both Long Beach tennis centers have added court play time for pickleball. The following days of the week and blocks of time have been allocated for pickleball drop-in pay-to-play:

• Billie Jean King Tennis Center offers four shared-use pickleball courts with drop-in play currently available on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 2 to 6 pm. Future offerings will expand drop-in play on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 8 to 11 am on four courts and private pickleball reservations from 11 am to 4 pm Monday thru Friday and Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 8 pm on four courts.

• El Dorado Tennis Center offers eight shared-use pickleball courts with drop-in play available on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8 to 11 am, and Friday evenings from 6 to 9pm. Future offerings will expand drop-in play on every weekday morning from 8 to 11 am and continue Friday evenings from 6 to 9 pm and private pickleball reservations from 11 am to 4 pm Monday thru Friday on eight courts. The pay-to-play rates at both tennis facilities are $5 per person for drop-in play (up to three hours), while private pickleball court reservations are $10 per court per hour.


Paddle Sports Court Rules

Paddle Sports Court Rules” and “Somerset Park Multi-Sport