3 Cool Basketball Courts to Check Out in Calgary

The next time you feel like playing some basketball, head to one of these unique courts with some friends.

The Bounce Games Park

Photograph courtesy of CMLC.

Located between Studio Bell and the Central Library in East Village, The Bounce is a multi-use game zone with a full-size basketball court, ping-pong tables, hopscotch and a vibrant mural by artist duo MAUD.

8th Ave. and 4th St. S.E.


Gopher Park

Spruced up by local businesses and neighbours, this Inglewood corner-turned-basketball court and green space features a mural of the area’s resident rodents painted right on the three-on-three asphalt playing area.

11th Ave. and 11th St. S.E.


Platform Innovation Centre Parkade

Photograph by Steve Collins.

This hidden-in-plain-sight, publicly accessible court on the main level of the Platform parkade is covered, meaning you can play all year long, even in the rain and snow.

407 9 Ave. S.E.

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This article appears in the July 2023 issue of Avenue Calgary.

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