514 Rhode Island Avenue NE

Kraken Kourts & Skates, from President and Founder Anna Valero, has officially opened in the Edgewood neighborhood's Bryant Street NE development. This new concept is a 70,000 square-foot space that features 14 pickleball courts, a tavern, and the District's only indoor roller-skating rink. The bar features a selection of drafts, cans, wines, and ciders. The concept is a multi-generational space with family programming and courtside cabanas for cheering on the matches with cocktails and drinks. Guests can also enjoy indoor lawn games such as Cornhole, Jenga, Shuffleboard,a nd more in the beer-garden like atmosphere. Kraken Kourts & Skates is open Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday from 6:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 6:00 a.m. until 12:00 a.m.; For more information, visit their website here.

Photo by Fredde Lieberman