COVID-19 Update: The Windsor-Essex area will move into Stage 3 of the Provincial Framework for Reopening on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. This means Playgrounds, Play Structures, and Outdoor Exercise Equipment will be open for use. Modifications will also be implemented for outdoor recreational facilities already open to allow for expanded use including disc golf, tennis and pickleball. Outdoor play equipment will not be sanitized and users are encouraged to practice proper hand hygiene, keep a physical distance of 2 metres (6 ft) and wear a mask or face covering when physical distancing cannot be maintained. Signage indicating Return to Play Recommendations will be posted at parks and facilities. 

Tennis Return to Play Rules (Stage 3):

  • Do not play if you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19; have been in contact with someone with COVID-19; are considered vulnerable or at risk
  • Doubles play is permitted. Partners must be from within the same 10-person social circle
  • Maximum of 8 people within the gated area
  • Keep your distance. Leave at least 2 metres of space between players at all times. Do not rotate ends
  • If courts are in use, please wait in your vehicles. Remember to limit your play when others are waiting.
  • Wash / sanitize your hands and equipment before and after using the courts
  • Bring your own equipment, water bottle(s), towel and hand sanitizer
  • Each player should bring different coloured balls to the court. Only pick up / touch your own colours; do not touch your opponent's colours
  • If you cough or sneeze do so in a tissue or in your sleeve. Consider wearing a mask.
  • Avoid touching all areas where the virus could survive. if you touch something, make sure to wash your hands and disinfect the surface you have touched.
  • Play safe and at your own risk.

Tecumseh tennis courts are available for use with the purchase of a seasonal membership.

Membership provides a key to access the courts at Optimist Park, McAuliffe Park and Weston Park during the months of April to November.

Membership key access allows 1 player plus 1 guest opponent entry to the court. Keys are not to be shared; the purchaser is to be present when accessing the courts.

Court locations and hours

Tennis CourtsCourt HoursAddress

Optimist Park

8 AM to 10 PM

13731 St. Gregory's Road, Tecumseh

McAuliffe Park

8 AM to 10 PM

2391 St. Alphonse Street, Tecumseh

Weston Park

8 AM to 8:30 PM

5284 North Talbot Road, Oldcastle


To purchase a key, register at or call the Tecumseh Parks and Recreation office during office hours. All sales are final. No credits / refunds will be issued if courts are forced to close due to COVID-19 restrictions.



Tennis Court Key – Full Season

$26.50 plus tax

Tennis Court Key – ½ Season (starting Sept. 1st)

$13.25 plus tax

Tennis / Pickleball Combo – Full Season

$42.00 plus tax

Tennis / Pickleball Combo – ½ Season (starting Sept 1st)

$21.00 plus tax

Lost Key Replacement

$10.00 plus tax