Tennis Permits

Outdoor Season runs May 15 – October 3
Open daily, 7 am–11 pm
Permits honored during daylight hours only, use our online reservation system to book an evening court or call (718) 436-2500. Courts can be booked one week in advance.

Permits can be obtained online or in person at:
The Arsenal, Room 1          Paragon Sporting Goods
830 Fifth Avenue                 867 Broadway and 18th Street
New York, NY 10065          New York, NY 10003
(212) 360-8131                       (212) 255-8036

Permits fees:
Juniors (under 18): $10
Seniors (62 and over): $20
Adults: $100

To obtain a permit, bring the following:
• Check or money order for appropriate dollar amount.
• Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted.
• Proof of age (for senior and junior permits)
• Photo I.D.

Tennis permit renewal applications may be completed online at or by mail.

Reservations for daytime play:
• May be made only by holders of a Parks tennis permit.
• May be made up to one week in advance.
• Must be made in person the first time and by telephone thereafter only if permit number and credit card information is on file.

The Prospect Park Tennis Center at the Parade Ground is a program of the Prospect Park Alliance. Proceeds go toward the ongoing maintenance of the Tennis Center.