Announcements & News

Farmers Market at Washington Park every Tuesday through mid-October!

Summer Cabaret at Eastern Point Beach!

Summer Music at Eastern Point Beach! Great music, beautiful water views and delicious concession stand food available.
City Resident cars, showing a city ID to the gate, enter for free on concert evenings as do anyone with a beach pass. Non-residents (without a beach pass) are $5.00 for parking.

Office Hours

Currently our Office is open to the public Monday- Thursday from 8 am - 4 pm

We are available on the phone from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm every weekday and there is a locked blue Drop Box to leave us any needed documents, on the right hand side top of the landing at the City Municipal Building located at 295 Meridian Street, Groton CT.

Purchasing a Season Beach Pass

In Person Sales are made at 295 Meridian Street, Groton , CT: (last day of beach pass sales is Thursday, September 1, 2022)
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       $15.00
City Resident                                               $32.00
City Resident- 2nd Vehicle                          $22.00
Town of Groton Taxpayer 62 yrs+ *             $32.00

Non-resident 62 years old and older*         $48.00
Non-resident                                               $70.00
* Must be 62 years old by September 1, 2022 to qualify for Senior Rate

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Spring-Summer 2022

Farmer's Market

Refund/Charge Policy

Refund Policy
There are no refunds unless a program is cancelled by the Recreation Department. In the case of cancellation by the Rec. Dept., the program fee (less online convenience charges) will be refunded via check from the City of Groton. All fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable, except with a physician’s note. In this instance, a prorated credit (less online convenience charges) will be issued.
Convenience Charge
There is a 2.5% of your total cart + $.50 per transaction fee that will be added to your total upon checkout. These charges are applied in consideration of the bank fees which the City bears to accept credit cards as a form of payment.