Big City Pickle
Fulton Market

170 N Green St

Big City Pickle – Fulton Market is located in the middle of the hottest neighborhood in Chicago, at Lake and Green Street in Fulton Market. With 16 newly-paved outdoor pickleball courts available for rental, pickup games, weekly tournaments, and leagues, these are the most popular outdoor courts in town.

Pickleball Court Rentals

Grab A Game’s Pickleball Court Reservations Have Moved…

Reserve a pickleball court for your group for an hour or more. As of May 7, 2024 court reservations for Big City Pickle are on a new booking platform. All existing reservations from the Grab A Game platform have been migrated to the new platform. Log in to the new experience to book a court or manage your existing rentals. Credits from the Grab A Game system are now on your new account as Virtual Credit and can be applied to any purchase.

Pickup Games, Learn to Play, & Weekly Mini-Tournaments

Each person registers for themselves for pickups, Learn to Play, and Weekly Mini-Tournaments. 

Weekly Mini-Tournaments ($18) are well-organized, 2-hour sessions where you’ll play 5-6 different opponents in a round robin format. The Grab A Game staff on site will create teams during check-in and you can request to play with your partner. These weekly tournaments generally attract 3.5-4.0 level players.

Doubles Pickups ($15) are 1-hour sessions limited to 4 players per court. All players play the whole time, and you can choose a game that best matches your skill level:

Recreational (3.0)
Intermediate (3.5)
Competitive (4.0+)

Learn to Play Sessions ($18) are perfect for first-timers looking to learn the rules and how to keep score. These 1-hour sessions are limited to 4 players per court, so you get to put the lesson to use right away.


Registration for Grab A Game’s Pickleball Events has Moved…

Check out the new easy-to-book platform:

Big City Pickle’s Web-App is easy to use from a desktop, tablet, or mobile device. No need to download a new app. 

Any remaining passes from your Grab A Game account have transferred to the new system as virtual credits. Simply login with the same email address you used with the Grab A Game app or

Call our office for any assistance needed if you don’t see the transfer of your passes as virtual credits in the new system. 312-850-8167.

Same 2-hour cancelation policy.

New First Come, First Serve Waitlist.

Payments are only collected if the event happens. No need for refunds or credits.


Register as an individual or as a team for a league through Chicago Sport and Social Club. Visit the link below to view upcoming league options.