Public Tennis Courts in Riverside Park
The courts pictured below are in Riverside Park north of 116th St. The season
runs from April 5th to November 30th, weather permitting. A permit from the NYC Department of Parks
is required, which may be obtained at the Arsenal,
located at Fifth Avenue and 64th St. Season permits for adults are $50,
Seniors $20 and Juniors $10. The permit office
is open 9-4 Monday-Friday and 9-12 Saturdays (Saturdays April, May and June only.) For more
information, call (212) 360-8133. Paragon Sporting Goods near Union Square also sells the permits. The right picture shows the courts being reconstructed in March of 1999 with money from Borough President C. Virginia Fields.