Pickleball

50 Plus Anniversary LogoFunny name, addictive game! Pickleball is a fun and competitive sport that is a mash up of tennis, ping pong, wiffle ball, and badminton. The rules and style of the game are similar to tennis. The court is sized like badminton. The paddles used are somewhat like a ping pong paddle and the ball looks like a wiffle ball. It’s one of the fastest growing sports in America and has caught like wildfire across the KC Metro.  

Start playing with us anytime at one of our Drop In locations listed below. Check out the calendar for upcoming lessons and workshops. Already playing? Sign up for one of our many tournaments offered throughout the year.  

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More male pickleball players at New Century Fieldhouse tournament
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PICKLEBALL LESSONS & WORKSHOPS

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  1. Lessons
  2. Workshops

Beginning Pickleball Lessons: 
Learn how to play the game all your friends are talking about! Equipment provided and space is limited.
Preregistration is required. Please call 913-826-2830 to register.
1 - 2 hr. lessons - $14 / $15 nonresidents  

9821              Matt Ross Community Center            8/25   Wed        1 pm  FULL

14375             New Century Fieldhouse                   9/1      Wed        1 pm 

14370             Matt Ross Community Center           9/23     Thu         9 am            

14376             New Century Fieldhouse                   10/6     Wed        1 pm

14371             Matt Ross Community Center           10/19   Tue         9 am

14377             New Century Fieldhouse                   11/3     Wed        1 pm 

14372             Matt Ross Community Center           11/16   Tue         9 am

14378             New Century Fieldhouse                   12/1     Wed        1 pm

14373             Matt Ross Community Center           12/16   Thu         9 am

Beginner Pickleball 101
Learn all things pickleball! Class will cover terminology, rules, basic hits, serves and more! Bring your own paddle.
4 - 1 1/2 hr. lesson - $45 / $51 nonresidents

14594             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  9/14    Tue        10am 

Intermediate Drilling 
Dinks, Drop shots, volley and groundstrokes. Improve your game by learning and implementing fun and effective drills to daily practice. Bring your own paddle.
4 - 1 1/2 hr. lesson - $45 / $51 nonresidents

14595             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  9/15    Wed       10am

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Meadowbrook Park Summer Convenience League

September 12 - October 29
$35 per player / per division 

Meadowbrook Park pickleball courts
9101 Nall Avenue, Prairie Village

Visit our league website for more details! 

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PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENTS

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  1. Regional
  2. Paddle Battle
  3. Summer Slam
  4. Winter Rally

7th Annual Regional Pickleball Tournament - 35+

August  27, 28, and 29

New Century Fieldhouse
551 New Century Parkway, New Century, KS (near Gardner)

Registration Deadline: Friday, August 6 -  REGISTER HERE

Visit our  Regional Tournament page for more details!

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DROP-IN PLAY 

Meet up with friends or join in on the fun with drop-in pickleball times!

COVID-19 Policies & Procedures

Pickleball players on court at the Matt Ross Community Center
New Century Fieldhouse Pickleball Courts

New Century Fieldhouse

Tuesday through Thursday 9 AM - 1 PM

Wednesday - Competitive play 9 AM - 1 PM

Six courts

$4 drop-in per person per day 

10 punch card $35 or 20 punch card $70

Pickleball Players on two indoor pickleball courts at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center

Tomahawk Ridge Community Center

Monday through Friday

9 AM - 1 PM

Two courts

$3 drop-in per person per day

R Park Pickleball Courts

Outdoor Courts at R Park

Two lined courts

Available during park hours


man playing pickleball on outdoor courts in a park

Outdoor Courts at Meadowbrook Park

Eight lighted, dedicated pickleball courts

7 AM to 10 PM