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Pershing Park Tennis Courts
100 Castillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Eight lighted courts shared with Santa Barbara City College. Weekends dawn to 9 p.m.. Weekdays 5:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. Annual permit fee: adult $80, seniors $70. One-day fee: $5

  • Photo album of Pershing Park Tennis Courts
  • Movie (1.5 MB) - Panoramic view of courts and ocean

Court Use Policy

  • The courts are open to the public
  • Youth (Age 17 and under) play free
  • Annual or daily permits are required for all players age 18 and over during the following times: Every Day 8:00 a.m. to Dusk
  • Daily permit fees ($4/Adult) will be collected by city tennis staff who monitor these courts on a random basis. Exact change may be required. An additional fee may also be charged for lighted play.
  • All players must use sign-up chalkboard or risk being bumped.
  • Time Limits: 1 player 30 minutes, 2 players 60 minutes, 3-4 players 90 minutes
  • Special use of courts, such as non-city lessons, clinics, rentals, etc., must first be authorized and posted by the city on the court reservation schedule.
  • Only non-marking shoes allowed.
  • Court washing takes priority over all play.
  • All players must adhere to the USTA code of conduct.
  • No food, pets, glass, smoking, alcohol, rollerblades, skates, skateboards, bicycles allowed.

Heading south on 101 freeway, exit at Castillo St and turn right towards the ocean. Continue down Castillo St and be sure to stay in the left hand lane because the right lane will force you to make a right turn a quarter mile from the freeway. After the stop lights continue towards the ocean and you will see a large ball field on the right. Turn into the parking lot and drive to the back where the courts are.

Heading north on the 101 freeway, exit Bath Street. You will soon reach a stop sign at Haley St. Turn left and drive to Castillo St. Take a left on Castillo St and you will drive on the freeway overpass. Follow the directions above.