NORD has 40 tennis courts located throughout Orleans parish. With 2 full service tennis centers and 7 additional tennis facilities, there is sure to be a tennis court in your area. Various programs are available for those of all levels and all abilities at our tennis centers. Courts are welcome to all Orleans parish residents and are available during designated hours of operation.

Court Times & Fees

Monday-Thursday before 4pm: $5 per hour
Monday-Thursday after 4pm: $7 per hour
Saturday-Sunday: $7 per hour
First-come, first-served. No reservations.

Atkin​son Stern Tennis Center (9 clay courts) 
4025 S. Saratoga St.   (504) 658-3060

Monday -Thursday  8am-9pm
Friday  closed for maintenance
Saturday & Sunday  8am-4pm

Joe W. Brown Tennis Center (10 hard courts)
5601 Read Blvd.   (504) 658-3071

Monday through Thursday  11am-9pm
Friday  closed for maintenance
Saturday & Sunday  8am-4pm

Tennis Programming

Our drop-in clinics give you a workout administered by our tennis instructors. Have a great time learning the game, refining skills and improving fitness levels. All levels are welcome. This is an easy way to meet other tennis enthusiasts without a long-term commitment. Registration is ongoing and all classes are free. Refer to our interactive calendar to view times.

A's & Aces

Classroom instruction and homework assistance incorporated into advanced youth tennis instruction. Ages 12 and under.

Jr. Team Tennis

USTA Jr. Team Tennis brings kids together to play singles, doubles, and mixed doubles against other teams. Promotes social skills and important values by fostering a spirit of unity and individual self-growth. Age groups: 18U, 14U, 12U, 10U and 8U. Play Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced.

Mommy, Daddy, & Me Tennis

Looking for an activity to do with your young one? Bring your family to learn basic tennis techniques such as hand eye coordination, basic swings and foot work.

Senior Mixer

The senior mixer brings together the seasoned tennis community for tennis, food, drinks, and fun.

Tennis Bootcamp

A fun group fitness and tennis program. Classes are geared toward the aerobic fitness of the participants. Rather than being about "playing" tennis, it’s more about training and he great cardiovascular workout the program provides.

Tuesday Night Mixer

Join the Atkinson-Stern Booster Club for a fun night of tennis, food, and drinks.

USTA Leagues

USTA League is the country’s largest recreational tennis league with more than 300,000 players nationwide competing on teams while meeting new people and getting physically active. Play is based on the NTRP rating system so you will play with and against players of similar ability so even if you are new to the game or a former player, there’s a spot for you providing you are age 18 or older. USTA League also offers you and your teammates a chance to advance from local play to USTA League National Championship events.

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