South Shore Beach - 140 South Shore Road
Beach Telephone: 401-635-9974 (seasonal)
Beach Season: Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, weather permitting.
Sanitary Facilities: Port-a-jons are provided, no running water available
Food Services: The Beach Commission grants permission to a few private vendors to serve food at the Beach.
Currently those include, hot dogs, ice cream, shaved ice,
Parking Fees, Permits or Passes are available at the entrance of the beach by beach personnel. Beach Rates listed below:
2019 Camper Permit
|Beach Pass||Daily - Weekday||$15|
|Daily - Weekend or Holiday||$20|
|Camper Application Fee||Standard Fee||$100|
|Senior Citizens & Veterans||$50|
* Requires prior approval by
|Campfire Permit||Fires out by 10 pm||$5
The beach is managed by the Beach Commission through authority granted by State enabling legislation. Day-to-day operations are managed by a hired Beach Manager throughout the beach season.
The Beach Commission consists of five (5) members elected at the Financial Town Meeting for four (4) year staggered terms. The Commission shall have the authority to manage, regulate and control all public beaches owned by the Town and to make suitable provisions for the care, management maintenance, protection and improvement of the beaches.
- Joseph D, Maiato
- Patrick B. Kinnane
- Donald Medeiros
- William Ryan
- Mikel Folcarelli