Padel Tennis Festival – Extended! Back to previous

Padel Tennis Festival – Extended!

Author: Izabella Kasinska


It’s time to play!

Date: Extended until end of September 2023
Location: The Crescent, Tower Suites, 100 Minoires, EC3N 1JY

Due to the overwhelming response, Aldgate Connect BID are delighted to announce that in collaboration with the Central London Alliance, Blue Orchid Group and EC BID, the Padel Tennis Festival is extending its stay in the City this summer until the end of September. That’s right, the Padel Tennis Festival is here to stay, bringing you more fun, excitement, and unforgettable moments in the City!

Gather your friends, family, and colleagues and join us right by the iconic Tower of London in playing the world’s fastest growing sport. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, the Padel Court offers a unique opportunity for players of all levels to experience the fun and make the most of this summer with Padel Tennis.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary summer of Padel action, from private bookings to coaching sessions and team building opportunities.

Breaking World Records

We’re thrilled to partner with Central London Alliance in attempting to set a remarkable world record for the longest played padel game. With the current achievement standing at 30 hours and 30 minutes, we are aiming for an astounding 36 hours of continuous padel gameplay.

This historic endeavour will unfold at The Crescent, EC3N 1JY, on the 25th and 26th September, in sync with The Lord Mayor’s Appeal’s City Giving Day.

Come down to show your support, or take part in the one of the FREE workshops!

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Family Fun Days

To celebrate our extension, we are brining two Family Fun Days with FREE Padel Coaching sessions for the whole family! Join us on Friday 4th & Saturday 5th August, right by the iconic Tower of London in playing the world’s fastest growing sport for FREE!

Sessions are available on Friday 4th August for families to take part in together and on Saturday 5th August for children only. You can sit back, relax and watch as you unwind in the stunning Crescent with food, drinks and manicures at your service.

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Book Your Slot Now!

The court is available for all ages and abilities for you to hire on an hourly basis from £20, including all equipment needed. Book this state-of-the-art court for up to 4 people, Monday – Sunday, 8am – 9pm until end of September and experience this incredible sport, whether it is your first time, or you’re a seasoned pro.

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Team Building & Private Coaching

This unique court is available for a limited time only for private team building sessions. Packages are available for a half and full day hire and include all equipment, coaching sessions, dedicated room for all attendees, access to changing rooms, showers, lockers, towels and amenities together with refreshments.

Or whether you’re a beginner or experienced player, you can book a personal private coaching session, where our skilled coaches will personalise your training to improve your skills, technique, and overall game.

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How to play?

Padel is an all-inclusive game, available for all ages, genders and abilities. This court is is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Many say Padel is like a combination of tennis, squash and badminton, ultimately it is a fun experience for all.

For those who have not played before, here’s a few of the rules that you need to know!

Padel Tennis Rules

Get involved now!

The Padel Tennis Festival is only available until 14th July, do not miss out on this unforgettable experience!

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Padel Tennis Festival


Brought to you by Central London Alliance, in partnership with Aldgate Connect BID, EC BID & Blue Orchid Hospitality, Supported by Davor.


Part of Aldgate Connect BID’s Summer in Aldgate Event Programme, check out full programme below:

Summer in Aldgate