Mill Pond Park

 Tennis Courts

It’s never been easier to become a tennis player in New York City—you can purchase a tennis permit online for use at any outdoor tennis court during tennis season, which lasts from April 1 to the Sunday before Thanksgiving. Visit our Tennis at NYC Parks page to purchase or renew your permit, or to find more information about our tennis program.

Before heading to a court, make sure that you’ve read our rules and regulations. Follow our permit rules, wear smooth-sole tennis shoes, and use a maximum of six tennis balls on each court. Most courts are open from 8:00 a.m. to dusk, except at Central Park where courts open at 7:00 a.m. and Randall's Island where courts open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m.

Tennis permit sales have been suspended for the 2020 season. If you have already purchased a tennis permit, it will be valid through 2021.

Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond ParkGateway Center Boulevard (Exterior Street) and East 150th Street(718) 665-468416
IndoorHardAccessibleLessons Offered. During the indoor season (The day after Columbus Day – April 27), there are 4 outdoor courts available, and 12 courts are bubbled and can be rented for a fee. During the outdoor season, 8 outdoor courts are available to Parks tennis permit holders. For booking courts and program information please call or visit the Stadium Tennis Center website for more information.

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