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Platform Tennis
Application Procedure
Please complete the first page of this form and return it, along with the appropriate fee, to the Park Office or City Hall. All checks must be made payable to the City of Grosse Pointe. Your membership keycard will then be updated or mailed to you within the week.

Reservation Procedures
Between the months of October and April, platform tennis courts reservations will be accepted.  Reservations can be made by email, phone or online.  Park Office hours are from 8:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Elworthy’s reservation board will be updated daily at 3:00 pm. For day of play, reservations must be made by 3:00pm. Reservations will not be received on weekends.

One court per day can be reserved up to three days in advance. Reservations for Weekends and Mondays must be made by the previous Friday at 3:00 pm. A court can only be reserved for up to one and half hours at a time.  

Unreserved courts are available on a first come, first served basis. Open court availability can be determined by checking the reservation boards online or at Elworthy Field.

     To Play On:                               The Earliest Reservations Can Be Made:

     Monday                                       Wednesday

     Tuesday                                      Saturday

     Wednesday                                 Sunday

     Thursday                                     Monday

     Friday                                          Tuesday

     Saturday/Sunday                         Wednesday


Viewing the online calendar and submitting online reservation requests

When making reservation requests, please have your membership number available
The Park Office will be closed for reservations on the following days:
  Weekends, New Years Eve, New Years Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day,
  Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Martin Luther King Jr Day, Presidents' Day and Good Friday 

To call in a reservation request, dial the Park Office at 313.343.5257.

To view the online calendar or to submit an online request, click here

Platform Tennis Court Schedule

Reservation Seasonal Play Dates: October 1 – April 30
Daily Operation Times: Monday – Sunday, 8:00am – 10:00pm

Court Use Reminders
Court Lights must be turned off by 10:00 pm.
Court heaters are meant to dry courts prior to use, not to heat courts during play.
Courts and equipment lockers must be locked after use.

To download this information and the Membership Application, CLICK HERE.