Tennis

The Houston Parks & Recreation Department offers year-round tennis play, tennis activities, and program opportunities for all ages and abilities. This includes the operation of (3) Tennis Centers, 201 neighborhood tennis courts, youth tennis programs, and tennis lessons with tennis pros.

For general tennis information or for youth tennis program information please call 832.395.7561.

  • TENNIS CENTERS
    ADULT TENNIS LESSONS
  • NEIGHBORHOOD
    TENNIS COURTS
  • YOUTH
    TENNIS CLASSES

LEE LECLEAR TENNIS CENTER - In Braeburn Glen Park
9506 S. Gessner Road, 77074
713.272.3697
26 Lighted Courts and Practice Wall
Tournaments, leagues, corporate outings, and other events may be scheduled by calling any of the centers. Lessons may be scheduled with the Center staff.


HOMER FORD TENNIS CENTER - In MacGregor Park
5225 Calhoun, 77021
713.842.3460
16 Lighted Courts and Practice Wall
Tournaments, leagues, corporate outings, and other events may be scheduled by calling any of the centers. Lessons may be scheduled with the Center staff.


MEMORIAL PARK TENNIS CENTER - In Memorial Park
1500 Memorial Loop, 77007
832.395.7556
18 Lighted Courts and Practice Wall
Tournaments, leagues, corporate outings, and other events may be scheduled by calling any of the centers. Lessons may be scheduled with the Center staff.


Organized classes or lessons are coordinated through the Houston Parks and Recreation Department.

Private lessons by vendors require a permit with a fee and are limited to the hours stated on the permit. For information on obtaining a permit please call 832.395.7561.

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ONLINE REGISTRATION BROCHURE (PDF)

The Houston Youth Tennis Program (also referred to as National Junior Tennis & Learning or HTA NJTL) is a free, year-round program offered at parks across the city for youth ages 6 - 18 (ages 4 - 18 in the Summer).

During the school year, classes meet after school twice per week, except for the Home School program that meets twice per week in the morning. During the summer, classes meet four days per week with some sites in the morning and others in the afternoon.

This program incorporates developmental skills, tennis instruction and educational opportunities. Participants are encouraged to take part in additional play opportunities including the annual Holiday Cheer Tennis Tournament in December.

The Youth Tennis Program is co-sponsored by the Houston Tennis Association along with Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship, Tennis Express, USTA Foundation, and Harris County Department of Education CASE for Kids. Information: 832.395.7561.

2021 SUMMER SCHEDULE

HELPFUL REMINDERS
  • Wear smooth-soled tennis shoes
  • Bring your own tennis racquet
  • Wear light colored clothing
  • Bring water to tennis class to remain hydrated
  • Sunscreen and a hat help protect skin from intense sun
  • Use the restroom before arriving to class
  • Bring email confirmation of online registration with you
PLEASE NOTE:
  • Class size is limited, and site registration will close when class is full
  • Register only if student can attend entire session; no more than two sessions per student
  • There will be no waiting list, so if site is full, please look for another location
  • Students need to bring their own racquet to each class
  • Please read the parent letter prior to attending class

If your plans change and you cannot attend the session, please cancel the registration so another student may enroll.

SCHEDULE A – MORNING SITES (3-week sessions)
Ages: 4 – 6 (8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.)
 7 – 10 (9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
 11 – 18 (10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.)
Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Summer Session I – June 14 – July 1, 2021
 Summer Session II – July 5 – July 22, 2021
 Classes held Mon - Thu
Locations: Briarmeadow, 7703 Richmond, 77063
 Charlton, 8200 Park Place, 77017
 Graham, 540 W 34th Street, 77018
 Jaycee, 1300 Seamist, 77009
 Memorial Park, 1500 Memorial Loop Dr, 77007
 Nottingham, 14205 Kimberley, 77079
 Platou, 11655 Chimney Rock, 77035
 Proctor Plaza, 803 W Temple, 77009
 River Oaks, 3600 Locke Ln, 77027
 R.L. & Cora Johnson, 9920 Porto Rico, 77041
 Sunnyside, 3502 Bellfort, 77051
 Tidwell, 9720 Spaulding, 77016
 Westwood, 4045 Lemac, 77025
Information: 832.395.7561.
 For current program information and online registration click here
SCHEDULE A – AFTERNOON SITES (3-week sessions)
Ages: 4 – 6 (4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
 7 – 10 (5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
 11 – 18 (6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.)
Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Summer Session I – June 14 – July 1, 2021
 Summer Session II – July 5 – July 22, 2021
 Classes held Mon - Thu
Locations: Bendwood, 12700 Kimberley, 77024
 Cherryhurst, 1700 Missouri, 77006
 Hutcheson, 5400 Lockwood, 77026
 Lee LeClear Tennis Center, 9506 S Gessner, 77074
    Note different class times for this site
    Ages 4- 6 (4:00 p.m. -4:45 p.m.)
    Ages 7-10 (4:45p.m.-5:45 p.m.)
    Ages 11-18 –(5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
 Meyerland, 5151 Jason, 77096
 Oak Forest, 2100 Judiway, 77018
 Sagemont, 11507 Hughes, 77089
 Schwartz, 8203 Vogue, 77055
Information: 832.395.7561.
 For current program information and online registration click here
SCHEDULE B – MORNING SITES (2-week sessions)
Ages: 4 – 6 (8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.)
 7 – 10 (9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
 11 – 18 (10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.)
Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Summer Session I – June 14 – July 1, 2021
 Summer Session II – July 5 – July 22, 2021
 Classes held Mon - Thu
Locations: Finnigan, 4900 Providence, 77020  Highland, 3316 DeSoto, 77091
 Montie Beach, 915 Northwood, 77009
 Sharpstown, 6600 Harbor Town, 77036
 Wilson Memorial, 100 Gilpin, 77034
 Woodland, 212 Parkview, 77009
Information: 832.395.7561.
 For current program information and online registration click here
SCHEDULE B – AFTERNOON SITES (2-Week Sessions)
Ages: 4 – 6 (4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
 7 – 10 (5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
 11 – 18 (6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.)
Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Summer Session I – June 14 – July 1, 2021
 Summer Session II – July 5 – July 22, 2021
 Classes held Mon - Thu
Locations: Bessie Swindle, Clinton, 200 Mississippi, 77029
 Haviland, 11600 Haviland, 77035
 Meadowcreek, 5333 Berry Creek, 77017
 Moody, 3725 Fulton, 77009
 Windsor Village, 14441 Croquet, 77085
Information: 832.395.7561.
 For current program information and online registration click here

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