2023 Citizens Pickleball Open

Get Ready for the Pickleball Event of the Summer!

The Citizens Pickleball Open is a first of its kind charity pickleball tournament in Boston happening at The Lawn On D Powered by Citizens this August 25! This “World Cup” style tournament will feature influencers, athletes, and pickleball professionals and benefit the Greater Boston Y. This unforgettable end-of-summer experience will be fully immersive in nature and is open to the general public.


4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Greater Boston YMCA Activation
Youth pickleball skills clinic with professional pickleball instructors. Clinic in partnership Pickleball Cares instructors.

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Citizens Pickleball Open Tournament
Come watch the exciting 6 team round robin event featuring professional pickleball players, Boston based athletes, and influencers.

5:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Move Studios Programing
Get your sweat on! Join Move Studios for 1 of 2 exciting workout classes they will be hosting on The Lawn.

8:30 pm - 10:00 pm: Mixer on the Lawn (Food & Beverage available for purchase)
Hang out for the night and mingle on The Lawn. You’ll never know what special guests may make an appearance!

Featured Talent

Player Gordie Gronkowski   Player Jenna Bandy   Player Ryan Sherry   Player Danny Duncan   Player Shelby Bates   Player Kevin Cooney   Player Proscuitto Papi   Player Tommy Guarino   Player Grace O'Malley   Player Kacey Ballamy   Player Haley Skarupa   


In addition to being the title sponsor of the Citizens Pickleball Open, Citizens will also be on the ground with some fun activations for Lawn guests. Make sure to stop by their kiosk and play some fun games or go strike a pose in their Citizens photobooth!

Two Toned x Move Studios
Join your favorite fitness instructors August 25th for a night of FREE fitness. With three separate classes, there’s something for everyone.
5pm: B/Spoke Yoga
6:30PM: Orriors Conditioning
7:30PM: Toned AF HIIT

Please make sure to register in advance for the class(es) you plan on attending here.

Charitable Partner

While the event is free to attend, we ask if you are able that you consider making a donation to our charitable partner: the Greater Boston Y. The Greater Boston Y is dedicated to improving the health of mind, body, and spirit of individuals and families in our communities. They provide welcoming, belonging, and opportunity for all. So many individuals, families, and children in our community rely on your generous support. With your help, the Y is able to fulfill our mission of being a place for all.

>> Donate here

Silent Auction

A silent auction will take place during the event for various sports memorabilia.


Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is one of the nation’s oldest and largest financial institutions, with $226.7 billion in assets as of December 31, 2022. Headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, Citizens offers a broad range of retail and commercial banking products and services to individuals, small businesses, middle-market companies, large corporations and institutions. Citizens helps its customers reach their potential by listening to them and by understanding their needs in order to offer tailored advice, ideas and solutions. In Consumer Banking, Citizens provides an integrated experience that includes mobile and online banking, a full-service customer contact center and the convenience of approximately 3,400 ATMs and approximately 1,100 branches in 14 states and the District of Columbia. Consumer Banking products and services include a full range of banking, lending, savings, wealth management and small business offerings. In Commercial Banking, Citizens offers a broad complement of financial products and solutions, including lending and leasing, deposit and treasury management services, foreign exchange, interest rate and commodity risk management solutions, as well as loan syndication, corporate finance, merger and acquisition, and debt and equity capital markets capabilities. More information is available at www.citizensbank.com or visit us on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.

G7 Sports Group
G7 Sports Group is a collaborative partnership between some of the most knowledgeable minds in the sports industry. From former MLB and NFL athletes and managers, our group consists of the most like-minded individuals in the space. Our passion is evident through the athletes we support and the activations we participate in. G7 is so excited to be curating and executing the Citizens Pickleball Open at The Lawn On D in Boston.

YMCA of Greater Boston
The YMCA of Greater Boston is one of Massachusetts leading nonprofits committed to strengthening communities by improving health, empowering youth and activating people for good. Every day the Y works with thousands of people to ensure that everyone has access to Y programs and services. As the nation’s fifth largest charity, the Y is creating a community of caring people through meaningful memberships. For more than 170 years, the Y has been developing skills and emotional well-being through education and training, welcoming and connecting diverse populations, preventing chronic disease and building healthier communities. The YMCA of Greater Boston is America’s first Y. For more information visit YMCA of Greater Boston (ymcaboston.org), or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Two Toned / Move Studios
Two Toned Training was started by two sisters looking to bring a unique sense of inclusivity and excitement to what can be an intimidating atmosphere to many. Their boot camp style workouts can be easily modified to cater to a wide range of fitness levels. They’re known in the Boston area for their light-up workouts, over the top energy and their contagious passion for fitness and community. This dynamic duo brings LIGHT to any/every experience.

Pickleball Cares
Pickleball Cares is a passionate non-profit organization with the bold mission to impact lives through Pickleball – from players of all skill levels to the communities that support the game. At Pickleball Cares, we envision a world where every child, regardless of background or circumstance, has the opportunity to experience the transformative power of pickleball. We aim to introduce the game and offer mentorship to youth, in order to provide them with transformative opportunities for education, health, self-confidence, and well-being.