How do I get to East Potomac Tennis Center? Click here for directions.
How do I reserve a court?
You may call up to seven days in advance and reserve a court with a credit card.
Do I need to be a member?
No, however you will be asked to set up a customer account in order to reserve a court or book a lesson for your deal. East Potomac Tennis Center (EPTC) is a public facility located on beautiful National Park Service land so access is available to all visitors.
Can I rent a court on a walk-in basis?
Yes. Please call EPTC at (202) 554-5962 for court availability.
How much does it cost for a court?
Rates vary for seasons and for the time of day you wish to play. Please visit our rates section.
How do I sign up for a contract?
Each year in spring, EPTC has a lottery drawing for winter and spring contract times. After the lottery is completed, individuals may sign up on a first come first serve basis. Please contact the Manager at:
for more information.
How do I sign up for lessons and what are the rates?
Please contact Andrew Acquadro at:
to sign up. For information about lesson rates and schedules, please visit our lesson section.
What are the cancellation policies?
Cancellation policies for both lessons and court time are 24 hours advanced notice. Any cancellation after the 24 hour period is non-refundable. Cancellations made 24hrs in advance will be issued a credit for court use or lessons at another time. Credits cannot be used for merchandise.
What is EPTC's inclement weather policy?
No refunds or credits will be given for snow or heavy rain if the Center is able to remain open.
What are the hours of operation?
Hours of operation are Monday to Sunday 7am to 10pm. Summer hours are subject to change. We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Days.
I am a complete, uncoordinated beginner. Can I learn tennis?
Yes. Anyone can learn tennis, but you will have to make the effort to practice in addition to lessons.
Are racquets available for rent?
Yes. EPTC offers Wilson and Head tennis racquets for demos and sales. Please visit the racquet stringing and sales section.
Is a ball machine available for rent?
Yes. Please click here for more information.
Can I bring my own coach to the facility?
No. It is against EPTC and National Park Service policies to bring your own coach to the facility. If a member of our staff observes this conduct, you will be asked to leave the premises and your time will not be refunded.
Will I be charged if I play for longer than an hour?
Yes. If you decide to play after your scheduled time, you will be charged the rate for a minimum one half hour.
Will I be charged for starting early?
Yes. If you decide to walk on and play tennis before your scheduled time, you will be charged the rate for a minimum of one half hour.
Does EPTC sell gift cards?
Yes! We offer any amount gift card over the phone with a major credit card or you can visit our front desk in person. Gift cards are redeemable for lessons and court time only and may not be used towards merchandise. Gift cards expire within one year of purchase date and are non-transferable.