Tallahassee Tennis Challenger Visitor Information

Tallahassee, FL
April 17 – April 23, 2023
ATP Challenger 75

Tallahassee Tennis Challenger is a men’s professional ATP/USTA Challenger Tour event. This tournament benefits the D. Mark Vogter, M.D. Memorial Endowment for Neuro-Intensive Care at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and the Maria Yealdhall Challenger Tennis Fund at the Friends of Our Parks Foundation.

Qualifying Matches:
Sunday morning April 16

Main Draw:
Monday, April 17 through Sunday, April 23, 2023—a 36-player singles draw, a 16-team doubles draw and a 24-player qualifying singles draw.  Players from all over the world, including several former top 50 players and some of the top doubles players in the world will play in the tournament. There will be 2 feature matches every evening from April 17 – April 21 beginning after 5:30 pm on Stadium Court.  Doubles Final will be held on Saturday, April 22nd.  Singles Final will be held on Sunday, April 23rd.

The tournament will take place at the City of Tallahassee’s Forestmeadows Tennis Complex.

4750 North Meridian Road, Tallahassee, FL 32312
850-891-4979 (prior to April 15, 12N).
Tournament Desk (April 15 @12N) – April 23) 850-894-0461
Forestmeadows Tennis Complex location map.

Tournament passes and individual day tickets can be purchased beginning April 3rd at the Forestmeadows Tennis Center Front desk. The cost for general admission tickets are as follows:
Tournament Pass (for the entire tournament): $80 (a savings of $15)
Single Day tickets are as follows:

April 17 – $5/day
April 18 – 19 – $10/day
April 20 – 21 – $15/day
April 22 – Singles Semi-Finals and Doubles Final – $20
April 23 –Finals – $20

VIP Sponsorships are available starting at $600.  To become a sponsor, visit our website, TallahasseeChallenger.com and click on Sponsors/Become a Sponsor or call Karen Vogter at 850-545-8740 or Jessica Ziegler at TMH Foundation at 850-431-5931.

Tournament Host Hotels
Hampton Inn & Suites I-10 North & Hilton Garden Inn Tallahassee
3388 Lonnbladh Road & 3333 Thomasville Rd.
Tallahassee, FL  32308 (These hotels are adjacent to one another)

Reservations must be made individually by calling 850-574-4900 and using Group code: TTC(Hampton Inn) or calling 850-385-3553 and using Group code: TTC (Hilton Garden Inn).  You must identify yourself as part of this group to receive the tournament rate.  All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card.  Rooms are $103 per night (excluding taxes and fees).

Cancellation Policy:  Reservations must be canceled 3 days prior to check-in to avoid a cancellation fee equal to the first night’s room and tax.

Cut-Off date for reservations is 4/1/2022 at 11:59pm.  If possible, reservations will be honored at the group rate after the cut-off date if rooms are still available in the hotel.  Please call the hotel directly and ask for Cashata if you are trying to reserve a room after the cut-off date.

The following establishments are sponsors of the tournament and many are within minutes from the hotel and tournament site:

Mom & Dad’s at Bannerman Crossing shopping center

The Blu Halo  3431 Bannerman Rd. #102  850-996-1696

Newk’s Eatery  1400 Village Square Blvd., 850-329 7162

Tasty Pastry Bakery 1355 Market St., 850-893-3752

The Wharf Casual Seafood 3439 Bannerman Rd., 850-765-1077

World of Beer Bar & Kitchen 830 E. Lafayette St., 850 901-9001

Horizon’s Bar & Grille 3427 Bannerman Rd., 850-329-2371

TAKKO Seoul Good

What to do in Tallahassee when you aren’t watching tennis, eating or sleeping?

Tallahassee Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau 106 E. Jefferson St., 850-413-9200

Movie theatres AMC at Tallahassee Mall & Regal at Governors Square

Malls Tallahassee & Governors Square

IMAX Theatre 200 South Duval St. 850-645-7796

Mid-Town Great shopping area with fun restaurants all within a few walking blocks

Universities FSU & FAMU

Museum of Florida History R.A. Gray Building, 500 S. Bronough Street 850-245-6400

Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science 3945 Museum Drive 850-576-1636

Links of Interest:
http://www.co.leon.fl.us/visitors/index.htm (golf, fishing, sights to see, restaurants)