Sarasota Pickleball Communities


Sarasota is a great place to live if you love pickleball - we have many communities with top-notch pickleball facilities and The Sunshine State weather allows players to enjoy the game year-round! 

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As one of America’s fastest-growing sports, Pickleball is very popular throughout Florida, especially in active adult communities, retirement communities, and 55+ communities. Included in your Sarasota pickleball community membership are pickleball courts, open playtime, lessons, social leagues, competitive tournaments, and overall, a really fun lifestyle!  Most of these communities also offer lots of amenities, such as resort-style swimming pools so players can cool off after a game, tennis courts, golf courses, etc. 

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These Sarasota, Osprey, Nokomis, Venice, Englewood, or Manatee, Lakewood Ranch Homes are either near Pickleball courts or have pickleball courts inside their community:

Sarasota Pickleball Frequently Asked Questions

Are there Communities & Resort-Style Communities in Sarasota with Pickleball Courts?

Some pickleball communities in the Greater Sarasota Area are: 

  • Artistry Sarasota

  • Boca Royale Golf & Country Club

  • Cresswind Lakewood Ranch

  • Del Webb Lakewood Ranch

  • Grand Park

  • Indigo

  • Aria

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Where are indoor pickleball courts in Sarasota?

Sarasota Indoor Parks with Pickleball Courts:

Where are outdoor pickleball courts in Sarasota?

Sarasota Outdoor Parks with Pickleball Courts: 

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  • By-Pass Park/Foxworthy Campus (8 total – six dedicated and two shared)

  • Colonial Oaks Park (two*)

  • Englewood Sports Complex (10 total – six dedicated and four* shared)

  • Fruitville Park (four*)

  • Hecksher Park (2 courts*)

  • Laurel Park (4 courts*)

  • Longwood Park (1 court*)

  • Newtown Estates Park (4 courts*)

  • Nokomis Community Park (4 courts*)

  • Pinebrook/Wellfield Park (2 courts*)

  • Siesta Beach (4 courts*)

  • Twin Lakes Park (4 courts*)

  • Woodmere Park (4 courts*)

  • Youth Athletic Complex (1 court*)

Is there a pickleball club in Sarasota, FL?

Yes, the Sarasota Pickleball Club (SPC) was formed in 2016 in order to lobby the City & County government to provide outdoor dedicated pickleball courts to the Sarasota pickleball playing community. Click here for more information.

Where is pickleball in Lakewood Ranch?

Lakewood Ranch in the Greater Sarasota, FL area, has an intro to pickleball event on the first Saturday of the month at 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at Lakewood Ranch Park (5350 Lakewood Ranch Blvd Lakewood Ranch FL 34211). 

There is also a Lakewood Ranch pickleball club. Click here for more information.

Where can I play pickleball in Venice FL?

According to The Venice Gondolier, there are three sets of public pickleball courts in the city: two at Hecksher Park downtown shared with basketball courts; two at Pinebrook Park shared with tennis courts; and four in the Venice Community Center.

Where is pickleball on Anna Maria Island?

Groups can find many places to play pickleball on Anna Maria Island. 

  • There are courts off 62nd st in Holmes Beach that are free for the public to use 

  • The Herb Dolan Park on 25th street and Avenue A on Bradenton Beach is open for public use and many pickle-ball teams utilize this court

  • Private courts are also scattered around the island

  • There’s also The Center of Anna Maria Island (407 Magnolia Avenue, Anna Maria, FL)

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