Members Programs

Friends of Wilmington Parks offers programs to the public each quarter. These are great opportunities to learn more about our parks and celebrate their beauty. FOWP members receive discounted tickets and invitations to sign up early. Check back here for upcoming event details.


Saturday May 18th, 9:00 am

Where: Lovering Avenue Pickleball Courts

$35/person for all day tournament

FOWP Members:
$30/person for all day tournament


Spectators: Free (bring your own chair)

FOWP Members: As a benefit of membership, FOWP members receive a discount on ticket sales for FOWP events.

Pickleball Play Day 2024

Friends of Wilmington Parks is bringing back our popular Pickleball Play Day! Players can compete in an all day tournament at the Lovering Avenue Courts at Brandywine Park. Spectators are encouraged to come and watch America’s fastest growing sport in person.
Players will be able to sign up for an intermediate level double bracket tournament that will provide them with opportunities to play throughout the day. First round will take place in the morning with the tournament continuing through the afternoon. Players will have the option to purchase a picnic lunch.  Registration giftbags and prize packages for the tournament winners and runnerups.