Outdoor Tennis Court Rules

  • All players must wear rubber–soled tennis shoes. Rubber cleats and raised heel shoes are prohibited.
  • No food, alcoholic beverages or glass in court area.
  • No pets, skateboards, bicycles, roller blades, roller skates or street hockey are allowed on tennis courts or any other non-tennis activity.
  • Non M-NCPPC tennis classes or private/group lessons without permit and/or involving the collection of fees are prohibited.
  • Non-permitted play is limited to 1 hour for singles and 2 hours for doubles play when others are waiting.
  • Organized group activity is prohibited without a permit and violators will be subject to removal or fine by Park Police. This includes activity that is more than doubles play.
  • Permit holders are entitled to use tennis courts on dates and times specified in the permit.
  • Play begins on the hour and ends on the hour.
  • Solicitation of any business, trade or occupation is strictly prohibited unless authorized by a permit. This including, but not limited to: conducting class instruction for a fee and the taking of photographs and/or videos for commercial use, selling tennis services or products.
Violators of these rules should be reported to the Park Police by calling 301-459-3232.