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Watkins Tennis Bubble


  1. Indoor Air Conditioned Courts
  2. Tennis Bubble
UPDATE (as of 8/13/18):
The tennis bubble has been inflated and progress is ongoing. Updated photographs are above. Look for our re-opening date on this site as we move closer to opening. Thank you for your patience with this ongoing construction process. If you have any questions, please contact us at 301-218-6870.

The Tennis Bubble collapsed in March 2018 due to a major storm.  The renovation project has begun with resurfacing and painting of the courts.  We anticipate the renovation project being completed by late August 2018.

New Features to include: New and improved Bubble structure, new LED lighting system, spectator viewing area inside the bubble, along with a new heating and air conditioning system for year round play.

Facility Overview

Watkins Tennis Bubble Clubhouse is the pilot “green” building for M-NCPPC Prince George's County. A “green” building refers to both a structure and the use of processes that are environmentally friendly and resource-efficient throughout the life of the building.

The up-to-date clubhouse features an attention to detail in every way. The large lobby area and comfortable customer lounge allow parents or others use of Wi-fi while waiting out a tennis match, lesson or program. Additional outdoor renovations are planned for landscaping and the outdoor court seating area.

Year-Round Indoor Facility

  • Air-conditioned bubble
  • Exercise room
  • Five indoor tennis hard courts
  • Four outdoor courts
  • Front desk and lobby
  • Located in Watkins Regional Park
  • Multi-purpose room
  • New "green" clubhouse
  • Outdoor patio
  • Outdoor viewing area
  • Vending machines
  • Wi-Fi customer lounge

Services Available

  • Contract and spot time
  • Discount for juniors (17 and under)
  • Discount for senior citizens (60 and over)
  • Leagues for all ages
  • Party rental room
  • Private and group instruction for juniors, adults, and seniors
  • Tennis party rentals
For information about rentals, instruction and leagues, contact 301-218-6870.

Maryland Junior Tennis League at Watkins Tennis Bubble

A competitive indoor junior team league which offers competition with other area teams. This league is for advanced-beginners who can rally, and intermediate players. League foundation is based upon gaining consistent competitive experience and developing and strengthening skills, all within a fun team setting. Register for this event.

Saturday Night Tennis Parties

Have a ball - it’s party time. Rent all 5 courts in our tennis bubble with a $100 non-refundable deposit. Fee includes use of the lobby and entire Bubble. Please call 301-218-6870.