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South Shore Beach - 140 South Shore Road
Beach Telephone: none available at this time

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

Passes/Permits  Description  Cost 
Beach Pass Daily - Weekday $15
  Daily - Weekend or Holiday  $20
  Weekly  $50 
  Season  $175 
Camper Application Fee  Standard Fee $100 
  Senior Citizens & Veterans $50 
Camper Pass Overnight
* Requires prior approval by 
  Day $35
Motorcycle Pass  Anytime  $15
Campfire Permit Fires out by 10 pm $5

Beach Sign

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.  

Beach Commission

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


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