Tennis Courts

Tennis courts are available for rental on a first-come, first-served basis for individuals and groups.  All returning leagues and schools will have a priority of scheduling.

 Dineen Park - By Reservation Only
 (4) lighted courts 
 Lake Park - (5) lighted courts
 Grant Park - (6) daylight courts  Madison Park - (4) daylight courts
 Greene Park - (3) daylight courts  McKinley Park - (6) lighted courts
 Hales Corners Park - (1) daylight court  Noyes Park - (3) daylight courts
 Humboldt Park - (4) lighted courts  Rainbow Park - (3) daylight courts
 Jackson Park - (3) lighted courts
 Lights with Reservation Only
 Sheridan Park - (2) lighted courts
 Kosciuszko Park - (5) lighted courts
  Lights with Reservation Only
 Sherman Park - By Reservation Only
 (6) daylight courts
 LaFollette Park - (3) daylight courts  Wilson Recreation Center - (2) daylight courts
 Lake Park - (5) lighted courts  Zablocki Park - (5) daylight courts

Individual & Group Single-Use Permits / League Permits

Individual and Group Single-Use Permits or League Permits will ensure access to specific courts within Milwaukee County and can be reserved in advance of your preferred date. Multiple permits can be issued per day. League applications must be turned in at least 30 days in advance and could have additional permit requirements. Returning leagues will have renewal rights for a specific period of time before courts are released for new leagues or individual/group single use. If individuals or groups are unable to complete an application 30 days in advance, they may consider a short-notice practice permit. 

Short-notice practice permits may be requested by calling the Organized Sports Office at least 7 days in advance. Call (414) 257-8030

Permit Fees: Adult rate- $10/hour/court     Youth rate- $5/hour/court

Tennis Court Permit Application


Tournament / Event Permits

Groups/Organizations looking to host tournaments/events utilizing Milwaukee County Parks athletic facilities must submit an application to the sports office. A tournament is defined as an athletic/sports competition which meets the criteria listed. End of league/season tournaments may be considered a tournament, for permitting purposes, and not a continuation of league play.

A tournament includes:

  • Athletic/sports competition
  • Bracketed or pool play (or other typical tournament format) designed to determine a winner(s)
  • Open to the general public to participate/spectate
  • Collection of fees prior to and/or day of event for participants and/or spectators
  • Requires exclusive use of athletic fields/complexes
  • Event infrastructure which includes tents, tables, chairs, goods and services vending, food and beverage sales/service, vendors and/or sponsors.

The sports office will make the final determination as to the classification of the activity. Tournaments are classified as “Athletic” permits. Tournament permits must be secured following the established athletic permit schedule, per season. Tournament fees will apply.

Tennis Court Permit Applications must be turned in at least 30 days in advance and will have additional permit requirements. Please visit the link below for rules, regulations and the application.

Tennis Court Permit Application

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