Drop-In Pickleball

General Information

Participants attending drop-in programs at the Sullivan Community Center must have an account in our computer system and have the Drop-in Waiver completed. An online activation form can be completed in-person at the Sullivan Community Center, over the phone, or online by clicking here. Participants 17 years and younger must have a parent/guardian included on their account, and the parent/guardian must complete the transaction.

Drop-in Gym Schedule

Drop-In Pickleball Time
Monday* 5:30 pm-8:45 pm
Sunday* 9 am-12 pm
  • *Sunday and Monday: Available when the Sullivan Community Center is open. Reserved for Vernon Hills residents and Lakeview Fitness members. Non-residents, including people who live within Hawthorn District 73 boundaries but are not Vernon Hills residents, are not permitted to play on neither Sundays nor Mondays. The Monday resident rule went into effect January 23, 2023.
  • The Drop-in Pickleball schedule is subject to change without notice. Check the online schedule above for most up to date schedule.
  • All Pickleball drop-in gym time has a limit of 24 people at any one time. Players can call the Sullivan Community Center customer service desk at (847) 996-6800 to inquire if slots are available for play. No reservations are taken, pickleball play is first-come first-served in person.


Outdoor courts are located in Deerpath Park (6 courts) and Laschen Park (2 courts).