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 19, 2021 and ends on Monday, September 6, 2021.

2021 Eastern Point Beach Rules and Regulations.

Gate hours are 8 am - 8 pm through Labor Day, September 6th.

How do I purchase a Season Beach Pass:
In our office at the City Municipal Building, 295 Meridian Street, Monday - Thursday 8 am - 4 pm.
Car Registration, of the car the sticker will go on, is needed along with your ID. Cash or checks only.

(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)   

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