• How can I learn to play Pickleball?
For info about beginners, intermediate, and advanced clinics or lessons please contact us.
• Is there Open Play/Drop-in play at Muni?
Muni Operating Hours:
Every Day 8:30AM - 7:15PM: Open Play on all courts (See exception below).
Muni Operating Hours/Play Schedule
Gates open daily at 8:00 AM
Play begins daily at 8:30 AM
Gates close at 7:30PM
Two Pickleball courts will be available to reserve 7 days a week from 12pm-5pm.
(Rental instructions below)
COURT RENTAL INFORMATION
Players interested in renting a court may do so online
@ CityofSantaBarbara.PerfectMind.Com using the following guidelines:
Two Pickleball courts will be available to reserve 7 days a week from 12pm-5pm. Court rental fee is $15 per hour.
All other times are considered open play.
• Is there a fee to use the courts?
Yes, $5 per day or an annual pass may be purchased from the Parks & Recreation Department beginning July 1st, 2022.
Here is the link to purchase a pass:
• How can I find out about Muni closures, upcoming tournaments, and other important information?
Sign up for our monthly newsletter here: https://www.santabarbarapickleball.com/subscribe/
Pickleball is a social game and all levels are welcome during Open Play hours.
Rather than take over a court that players have spent time drying, pay it ahead and assist by drying a court for others.
to players you may not have met (before the game starts).
serving the ball, please announce the score loudly and clearly for both teams to hear.
Singles matches, practice, drills, instruction, private round-robins, or ladders are prohibited if others are waiting to use courts. Anyone playing singles must allow two additional players to challenge during Open Play hours.
Players interested in joining OPEN PLAY should find a court where the level of play matches their ability.
and wait on the bench until the current game ends.
rotate in and players on court rotate out after each game to 11 (win by 2).
Players may not refuse to allow others to rotate in based on perceived skill level or for any other reason.
the winning team stays for the next game; waiting player rotates in.
the winning team stays for the next game; the losing team vacates the court (or wait on the bench for the next game); waiting challengers come on to play.
an equal number of players from the prior game vacate the court at the conclusion of the game; waiting players come on to play.
Get in touch
Please Fill Out the quick form and we will be in touch with you as soon as we can. If you want to be added to the newsletter list, please go to the subscribe page on the top menu and enter your information.