Book a tennis/pickleball court

Tennis courts are open, weather permitting.

The public can use our tennis courts for recreation play free of charge, without having to book them.

City of Calgary tennis/pickleball courts are open for the 2022 season from April 15 – October 10, 2022

Community and special events groups can book our courts for community events or tennis tournaments for the standard fee. Private tennis/pickleball​ instructors (or companies) can book our courts for the standard fee.

Step 1. Review rental rates

Public/Drop-in: No charge, first-come, first-served.

Tournaments, events, private instruction & individuals: 

  • The cost for all permits is $8.40 including GST per hour, per court.
  • There is also a $4.75 risk management fee per permit.
  • We'll tentatively book your time once we receive your application and confirm the space is available. A $26.25 non-refundable administration fee is due at that time to complete your Tournament/Special Event permit.
  • Once you receive your permit, a 25% non-refundable deposit is due. The balance is then required 30 days prior to the start of the event.

Step 2. Browse Tennis/Pickleball Court Availability

Step 3. Review Policies and Regulations

Step 4. Check Booking Timelines



Dec. 10, 2021

CBE and CSSD can submit applications for SPRING and FALL 2022.

Dec. 17, 2021

Private and Charter Schools; Certified Tennis Instructors and Schools can submit applications for SPRING and FALL 2022.

Dec. 13, 2021 - Jan. 28, 2022

​Tournament and Special Event applications can be submitted (applications can be submitted after this date but will not take priority)​. 

  • Special Event Admin fee, $26.25, will be applied
  • Minimum 30 days for approval
  • No Cancellation after permit has been confirmed

Mar. 14, 2022

Permits for SPRING and FALL 2022 emailed to groups with exception of special events and tournaments. Those permits will be emailed to groups as approvals/denials come in from appropriate parks offices.

Apr. 15, 2022

Tentative Court Opening Date - Weather dependent but usually no earlier than Parks Open date. 

Oct. 10, 2022

Tentative Court Closing Date - Weather dependent but usually no later than Parks Closing date. 

Applications for SPRING and FALL 2022 will be accepted throughout the season.

Step 5. Submit an Application