Outdoor courts and fields in Columbus, Ohio

Flannagan's Dublin has food, drinks, and outdoor seating by the courts | Photo via @flannagansdub

Flannagan’s Dublin has food, drinks, and outdoor seating by the courts | Photo via @flannagansdub

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If you’re looking to enjoy more time outdoors this summer, getting outside and getting active is made easy with free public courts and fields across the city.

Tennis courts 🎾

Grab your racket and a friend for some tennis competition at these public parks:

  • Goodale Park, 714 Dennison Ave. | Six courts with a free parking lot
  • Schiller Park, 1009 Jaeger St. | Four courts with lights for darker hours
  • Tuttle Park, 214 W. Northwood Ave. | Four courts north of The Ohio State University

Sand volleyball courts 🏐

If you don’t mind getting sandy, then BYOB (bring your own ball) and head to these volleyball courts:

  • Fred Beekman Park, 2200 Carmack Rd. | Public sand volleyball courts surrounded by a one mile walking track if you need a break between games
  • Flannagan’s Dublin, 6835 Caine Rd. | Sign up for a league or drop in for open play
  • Woodland’s Backyard, 668 Grandview Ave. | Enjoy the outdoor courts while the weather is nice + indoor courts in the colder months

Basketball courts 🏀

Jump in a game of pick-up basketball this summer at these outdoor courts:

  • Elk Run Park, 3600 Hendron Rd. | Two full basketball courts
  • Blackburn Park, 263 Carpenter St. | One full basketball court and two half courts
  • Maloney Park, 1701 Joyce Ave. | Two full basketball courts (and two pickleball courts if your jump shot needs work + you want to switch things up)

Disc golf 🥏

Bring your frisbee and aim for the target at these public frolfing courses:

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