This weekend, the area around Denny Way was filled with quite a racket as the city hosted its first-ever Pickleball for All festival. But if you couldn’t swing it, have no fear.
Part of the hoopla included the unveiling of two new, permanent public pickleball courts in a small plaza near Vine Street and Fifth Avenue. Surrounded by fencing and resurfaced with fresh purple paint, the free courts will be open seven days a week — first-come, first-serve.
Judging by the turnout for the pickleball fest, those courts should be pretty popular. If you’re looking for other options, consider: