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Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center

Kids in front of the new sign for the Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center in Cabin John Regional Park

7801 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20817

Management Staff
Facility Manager Joe Clarke

General Inquiries:

Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center features six indoor tennis courts, a lounge area, and two locker rooms with showers for patrons' use. The facility is climate controlled for year round use. Professional on-site racquet restringing and regripping is also available. Restringing services provided by Albert Lee, stringer at Wimbledon, the French, U.S. and Australian Open tournaments. Learn more about Pauline Betz Addie.


Hours of Operation


Monday-Friday: 6:00am– Midnight
Saturday: 6:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday: 6:00am - 11:00pm

Special 4th of July Weekend Modified Hours

SATURDAY, July 2: Closing at 6:00pm
SUNDAY, July 3: Closing at 4:00pm

Thank you for your understanding. Have a wonderful 4th!


Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Program Access Office at 301-495-2477 (Voice), MD Relay 7-1-1 or 800-552-7724 or to request a disability modification. Visit for more information.

WeatherAlertInclement Weather Information: Montgomery Parks facilities follow Montgomery County Government closings (not Montgomery Country Public School closings). We'll keep you informed with up-to-date information regarding closures on this site. You may also sign up to receive the latest Parks Alerts as they happen through the county's Alert Montgomery system.
Please Note: If our building loses power, our phones do not work and you will hear a busy signal.



Stringing available!

World Class level stringing available from our very own Albert Lee. Just drop off your racket, Albert will pick it up the following morning and have it ready the following day. For example if you drop it off on Monday, Albert will pick it up on Tuesday and have it ready first thing Wednesday.

It's Tennis Time in Montgomery Parks!

There's a group tennis class that's right for you at Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center! Old or young, experienced or beginner, if you want to learn tennis or improve your game, check out our tennis lessons on We offer multiple sessions of the same level class at different times and days of the week, so that it's easy for you to find one that fits your schedule.

Summer Group Lesson Registration: June 20 - July 4. Summer classes begin Tuesday, July 5 for the first summer session and Tuesday, July 26 (for 3 week sessions).

USTA 10 and Under Tennis Parent
& Child Tennis

Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced Level Tennis for six different age groups (from age 4 to 55 and up!). See all programs offered at Pauline Betz Addie here.

Cardio Tennis Matchplay Tennis  
Sign up for Spring Tennis beginning March 8 at!
Four ways to register:
  1. Online
    Register 24 hours a day, seven days a week for all activities at 
  2. By Mail
    By Mail: Fill out and sign the registration form and mail it to: ActiveMONTGOMERY, 4010 Randolph Rd. , Silver Spring, MD 20902
  3. Via Fax
    Via Fax: If paying by credit card, you may fax your completed, signed registration form to 240-777-6818.
  4. In Person
    Stop by any Montgomery County Recreation location, or Montgomery Parks location offering activities that require registration. Bring your completed registration form or fill one out on site.


Parks Rec n Roll!

Check out The Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center featured on our county show PBA Parks Rec n Roll

Seasonal Contracts

2016-17 Seasonal Contract Court Lottery - September 2016 - April 2017

The 2016-17 season runs from September 6, 2016 through April 17, 2017. Applications are available at the front desk and here.

The lottery process for this year has concluded however, we are happy to book you a contract from the available times remaining. Please feel free to call us at 301-765-8650 or email if you have questions. We look forward to seeing you at the Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center in the upcoming season!


SEASONAL CONTRACT COURT RATES -  September 6, 2016 - April 17, 2017
Monday-Friday (32 weeks with some exceptions)
Saturday and Sunday (30 weeks)
6:00 AM
$672.00 ($21/hr.)
6:00 AM
$630.00 ($21/hr.)
7am - 4pm
$1,088.00 ($34/hr.)
7am - 9pm
$1,260.00 ($42/hr.)
5pm - 10pm
$1344.00 ($42/hr.)
10pm - 11pm
$810.00 ($27/hr.)
$736.00 ($23/hr.)


Spring/Summer 2016 contract information

Interested in securing a contract for the Spring/Summer in our newly air conditioned facility? New this year, you can choose your day/time between May 1 - August 28 (subject to availablility). We require a minimum of a 6 week committment. Information can be found here.

Applications are available at the facility and here.

May 1, 2016 - August 28, 2016
Available 7 days a week
6am - 5pm
6pm - 10pm

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Spot Time

Spot time may be booked at Pauline Betz AddieTennis and/or Wheaton Indoor Tennis up to 8 days in advance. We hope this makes scheduling spot time more convenient for you. You may reserve up to two hours of spot time per day, either as two bookings of one hour each, or one booking totaling two hours. All spot time reservations begin on the hour.

Information on how to book spot time can be found here. Check out available court times at



2015/2016 SPOT TIME FEES through April 30, 2016
Spot time may be booked up to 8 days in advance. Maximum of 2 hours of spot time allowed per day, per customer
6:00 AM
7am - 4pm
7am - 4 pm
5 pm - 10pm
5pm - 7pm
5 pm - 7 pm
8pm - 10pm
8pm - 9pm


Summer 2016 SPOT TIME FEES - May 1 - August 28, 2016
Spot time may be booked up to 8 days in advance. Maximum of 2 hours of spot time allowed per day, per customer
Available 7 days a week
6am - 5pm
6pm - 10pm


If you cancel your spot time... least 24 hours in advance of your reservation time, the full amount paid for that spot time will be credited to your ActiveMONTGOMERY account. If you'd prefer a refund to your credit card, or a check (if you paid with a check), a 20% administrative fee will be deducted from the total amount of the refund.
...less than 24 hours in advance of your reservation time, no credit or refund will be given for the amount paid for that spot time.

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Private Lessons

Private lessons with accredited instructors employed by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission are available. Please contact the facility for information 301-765-8650. Please note: Only contracted Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) instructors may teach private and/or group lessons and charge a fee on Montgomery Parks tennis courts. Any member of the public is welcome to work with other direct family members on Montgomery Parks tennis courts.

Rent the "Smash" Ball Machine

Smasher - Ball Machine Want to work on your returns but can't find a partner? Rent the "Smash" ball machine! This helpful silent partner can be set to feed balls to you at different speeds and feed rates--you can even adjust the controls to vary heights and spin! Rent the "Smash" for just $10 per hour! Just call the facility to reserve your court time (if you don't have a seasonal court time contract), and rent the "Smash" for an hour or two.

See the "Smash" in action here!

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From I-495/Capital Beltway, take Exit 36 for MD Route 187, Old Georgetown Road. From Old Georgetown Road, make a left onto Democracy Blvd. and continue to 7801 Democracy Blvd.

Click here for map directions

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Rules and Regulations

Patrons are required to adhere to all Indoor Tennis Rules and Regulations, as well as M-NCPPC Rules and Regulations.

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Last Updated 3/15/16 GT