GPS Address: 2600 Parkside Drive, Janesville, WI 53546 | Click for directions

As the weather warms and you’re looking for outdoor activities, you are invited to Riverside Park to take part in a number of sports, including pickleball and shuffleboard.

Pickleball players, Summer 2016. Photo by Christopher Rabuck.
Pickleball players, Summer 2016. Photo by Christopher Rabuck.

Pickleball

Try out one of the fastest growing sports in the world! Pickleball is almost like three sports rolled into one: ping pong, badminton, and tennis.

The sport is fun for all ages and abilities. Beginners and veterans are encouraged to come out to Riverside Park Monday evenings from 4:30-6:30PM to play the game on lined courts. A pickleball facilitator will be on hand to explain the rules and facilitate game play on Saturdays.

Paddles will be available for use or you may bring your own. Paddles can be rented from the Recreation Division office for $3.

No registration required and play is weather-dependent.

Dates and times:

  • Mondays, May 28-Oct. 8; 4:30-6:30PM
  • Saturdays,┬áMay 26-Oct. 13; 9-11AM

Location: Riverside Park Pickleball/Tennis Courts*

Cost: FREE

* Note: New courts coming in 2018; location subject to change until courts are complete. Stay up-to-date on the Janesville Pickleball Club’s Facebook page.

Shuffleboard players, Summer 2016. Photo by Christopher Rabuck.
Shuffleboard players, Summer 2016. Photo by Christopher Rabuck.

Shuffleboard

Make your way to the beautiful Riverside Park to play a game of outdoor shuffleboard. Six full-size courts are available for park users.

A shuffleboard facilitator will be on hand to explain the rules and facilitate game play, while explaining penalties and scoring.

All equipment will be provided. No registration required and play is weather-dependent.

Dates and times:

  • Mondays, June 4-Aug. 27; 6-7PM
  • Tuesdays, June 5-Aug. 28; 9-10AM

Location: Riverside Park Shuffleboard Courts

Cost: FREE

Play Pickleball & Shuffleboard this summer at Riverside Park