Eastern Point Beach

Eastern Point Beach is a lovely family oriented beach with seasonal amenities that include lifeguards, snack bar, restrooms and showers, and basketball and volleyball courts. Scenic views of where the Thames River meets the Long Island Sound are enjoyed by all.  The beach season runs from mid-June through Labor Day. This year the beach season begins on Saturday, June 18, 2022 and ends on Monday, September 5, 2022.

2022 Eastern Point Beach Rules and Regulations.

Gate hours at the beach are 8 am - 8 pm through Labor Day, September 5th.

How do I purchase a Season Beach Pass: (last day of beach pass sales is Thursday, September 1, 2022)
In person sales only accept cash or check for payment at 295 Meridian Street in Groton CT.

Monday—Thursday:  8:00 am—4:00 pm  ****NO IN PERSON SALES ON FRIDAYS, OFFICE IS CLOSED
Acceptable documents to obtain a Season Beach Pass:
Current car registration of the car that the pass will go on, ID (driver’s license) must match name on that registration. If you are a city taxpayer or have just moved to the City of Groton but registration does not show a City address you can show a current tax bill, utility bill, lease or deed to prove residency.
Checks made out to: City of Groton
(Vehicle registration is needed to purchase a pass)
City Residents, 62 years old and older/City Taxpayers, 62 years old and older*     $15.00
City Resident/City Taxpayer               $32.00
City Resident/City Taxpayer 2nd Vehicle      $22.00
Town of Groton Taxpayer 62 yrs+ *    $32.00
Taxpayer may be required to show current tax bill as proof.

Non-resident 62 years old and older*      $48.00
Non-resident        $70.00
* To be eligible for this rate, an individual must be 62 on or before Labor Day.

DAILY PARKING (8 am to 8 pm)
For Residents and Non-residents without season passes per vehicle:
$20 weekdays
$30 weekends and holidays
$40 Special Events that affect the Beach parking
5-8 pm daily—1/2 price for Non-Residents, Free for City Residents

City Residents with ID & ALL kids 17 and under     FREE
Non-Residents, 18 and older                $5.00
WALK-IN GUEST PASS        $30.00
available to City Residents ONLY—4 walk-ins (use by non-resident renters, guests, family of city res)   

Online at http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com

Call our office at 860-446-4128 with any questions.