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Opening in December 2024!

A brand new Fort Lauderdale destination where people gather to eat, drink and play pickleball together.

The fort lauderdale pickleball club

Welcome to the Fort

South Florida’s premier social sports destination — Fort Lauderdale Pickleball Club, Lake House and the Lakeside. It’s where the thrill of pickleball meets relaxed social vibes. Dive into competitive games, savor made-from-scratch culinary delights, and sip on crafted beverages. Whether you’re here to challenge your limits or to bask in the social scene, it’s the perfect place for sports enthusiasts, foodies, friends, and corporate events alike. Find your place at The Fort!


PLay all day (and into the night)

Welcome to The Fort Lauderdale Pickleball Club, your premier destination for pickleball enthusiasts. Featuring 43 professional regulation courts and the world’s first dedicated pickleball stadium, our state-of-the-art facility is perfect for casual and competitive players. Experience open and reserved play clinics, leagues, tournaments, or simply enjoy watching touring pros train up close. Rain or shine, 14 of our courts are weatherproof, ensuring uninterrupted play. With an on-site pro shop, locker rooms, and a post-play recovery center, we promise an unparalleled pickleball experience.


Eat and drink at the water's edge

Situated within The Fort’s 10-acre grounds and part of the combined 96-acre park, The Lake House offers the taste of authentic flavors as you overlook the tranquil lake or active courts. Grab a signature drink, immerse in beach and watersports, try your hand at bocce, cornhole, golf simulators, table tennis, and the dart room. The Lake House isn’t just a venue; it’s where South Florida comes alive. Dive into the heart of the action at The Fort.

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The Fort, founded by devoted long-term Fort Lauderdale locals, is committed to supporting our community. From local charities to youth and senior programs with member driven initiatives, we’re dedicated to making a difference. Through pickleball and our other social activities, we host charitable events, supply schools with equipment and training, all with a simple goal: Support locals and connect in the community while giving back to Fort Lauderdale.