Pickleball

Pickleball combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It can be played indoors or outdoors on a badminton-sized court and a slightly modified tennis net. Pickleball is played with a paddle and a plastic ball with holes, and can be played as doubles or singles.

About the Courts

Four outdoor, lighted courts are open year round for open play, unless there is a tournament or league. The courts are open from dawn until 9:30pm.  

3 indoor courts are located in the Mulberry and MLK Center gymnasiums. 

  • Open play is held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
  • open play is free.
  • All ages and skill levels are welcome.

PICKLEBALL Clinics

We will offer two different pickleball clinics in February. The beginner clinic will be hosted 2/7/24 and will be tailored to those who are new to the sport, and have never played before. Our Intermediate Clinic will be on 2/13/24 and will be for those who play the sport and are looking to take their game to the next level. each class is 2.5 hours long and will max out at 8 participants per class. Register at Mulberry Recreation Center during Regular Business hours.   PB clinic

Pickleball Tournaments

Be on the lookout for upcoming information about future pickleball tournaments. The city hosted our first pickleball tournament October 9th-11th with a total of 30 teams. A flyer from our last tournament is listed below. 

October 2023 pickleball tournament flyer Opens in new window


Photos

The following photos are from various pickleball games at Mulberry Recreation Center and Martin Luther King Jr. Center.

People playing pickleball on the outdoor pickleball courts at Mulberry Recreation Center

Outdoor courts at Mulberry Recreation Center

MB PB

Indoor courts at Mulberry Recreation Center

People play pickleball at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, 4/13/2023

Indoor courts at Martin Luther King Jr. Center