Don’t miss all the exciting play during the 2018 Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships! The 2017 Minto US Pickleball Championships were a huge success, thanks to all of you! But not as huge as the plans we have for 2018. Expanded facilities! More and more players at all skill levels! Great food, drinks, and entertainment to keep the party rolling day and night!
It’s one of the many things you have to do in Naples! It’s championship pickleball! It’s beautiful Naples! It’s April 21-28, 2018!
The US OPEN of Pickleball will transform East Naples Community Park into a one-of-a-kind Pickleball experience, with 48 courts surrounding the eye-popping Zing Zang Championship Court.
East Naples Community Park: 3500 Thomasson Drive Naples 34112
ZING ZANG CHAMPIONSHIP COURT ADMISSION:
There is a nominal fee to watch matches on the Zing Zang Championship Court each day, to watch the best players in the world. You may purchase tickets in advance here by clicking here. Available tickets may also be purchased the week of the event, inside the Expo tent at the Snack Shack. Athletes and Volunteers receive free entry into the Court Sunday – Friday, but will need to purchase a ticket for Saturday April 28th.
There is no charge to roam the 49 other courts, browse the US OPEN Expo, enjoy food and beverages and watch the hottest pickleball action in the world!
2018 Tickets Available Now!
Tickets for these matches may be purchased at the event or by clicking here.
You MUST print your receipt, and bring to the Snack Shack/Ticket Center to exchange it for your actual tickets for each day!
Kiwanis will be parking cars again this year and there will be a charge of $5.00 per car per day. Complimentary shuttle service is provided from the parking lots. Parking is limited and you are encouraged to car pool or take a shuttle when available.
NAPLES BOTANICAL GARDEN WELCOME CENTER
Once you’ve arrive at East Naples Community Park, the Naples Botanical Garden Welcome Center should be your first stop. At the Welcome Center you will be able to gather information about the event and learn more about the very cool things to do in Naples.
WHAT TO BRING
The US OPEN Village will have bleachers around the grounds. However, you may still want to consider bringing your own portable chair.
You may bring in coolers but no glass bottles or alcohol is allowed. In the US OPEN Expo you may purchase food and beverages including alcoholic drinks.
Bring a hat or umbrella for personal shade. You may also consider purchasing a US OPEN souvenir hat. Many of the food vendors and beer garden only accept cash. There will be an ATM on site for your convenience.
Dogs are welcomed at the park. Please make sure to keep your friend on their leash and always pick up after them.