There are 8 miles of nice, clean, guarded beaches along
the whole coast
Beach tags are required from June through Labor Day in September
Beach Tags for Summer 2013
Beach tags for the summer 2013 season can be purchased online and at these locations in Ocean City
City Hall - 9th and Asbury
Music Pier Information Center - 811 Boardwalk
Roy Gillian Welcome Center - 16 E 9th Street
Aquatic and Fitness Center - 1735 Simpson Avenue
46th Street Municipal Building - next to Post Office
On the beach after Memorial Day
Information - City of Ocean City's beach tag page
For more information, contact: mailto:email@example.com
Ocean City Beach Tag information
Beach tags are required for children age (12) and up.
Beach tags are required starting June 8 thru September 2, 2013
The Ocean City Beach Patrol guards a total of 42 beaches and guards the beaches the Saturday before Memorial Day and usually closes the beaches the week after Labor Day. For the past two summer seasons, they have guarded 5 beaches throughout September, conditions permitting. Those beaches in the past are St Charles, 9th Street, 12th Street, 34th Street and 58th Street. All the beaches are guarded by the last week in June.
Guarded Beaches for the summer season
|Seaspray Road||10th Street||30th Street|
|Surf Road||11 Street||32nd Street|
|Waverly Blvd (surfing)||12th Street||34th Street|
|Atlantic Boulevard||13th Street||36th Street|
|North Street||14th Street||39th Street|
|Stenton Place||15th Street||42nd Street|
|St Charles Place||16th Street (surfing)||44th Street|
|Pennlyn Place||17th Street||46th Street|
|Park Place||18th Street||48th Street|
|Brighton Place||20th Street||50th Street|
|5th Street||22nd Street||53rd Street|
|7th Street (surfing)||24th Street||55th Street|
|8th Street||26th Street||57th Street|
|9th Street||28th Street||60th Street|
|St Charles Place||9th Street||14th Street||44th Street|
|Brighton Place||11th Street||26th Street||57th Street|
|8th Street||12th Street||34th Street|
There is handicap access to the beaches at 1st, 6th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 14th, 26th, 29th, 34th, 36th, 40th, 43rd, 46th, 50th, 51st, 52nd, 53rd, 55th, 57th and 59h Streets. Sand wheelchairs are available for daily or weekly use at 6th and 59th Street and can be reserved at the Sports and Civic Center - 525-9304There is handicap access to the beaches at 1st, 6th and 12th Streets. This service is free.
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:30 PM Weekends ( check in 5:00 PM)
Location: Sports & Civic Center, 6th Street & Boardwalk
Phone: 609-525-9304 OR (609) 399-1989
Availability: Memorial Day- September Top of Page
- Surf chairs are not to be used on the boardwalk, sidewalk, or street while occupied.
- They are not to be used to transport beach supplies and should be stored indoors overnight or placed out of view and covered.
- The weight limit is 250 pounds.
- The chairs are built for the surf, but must not exceed six (6) inches in the water.
- Surf chairs are not to be transported out of Ocean City. They are to be transported using a suitable vehicle. The chairs do not collapse and are not to be tied on tops of cars.
- All chairs are considered to be in 100% good condition upon your taking possession unless otherwise stated by the attendant. Any chair returned to the Civic Center in less than 100% condition will be subject to a flat fee of $50 for repair or replacement of parts
Lifeguards are on duty from 10 AM to 5 PM weekly and until 5:30 PM on
weekends and holidays for your safety. Please obey the rules posted and the
flag enclosed swimming areas. These are all safety precautions to protect
you. The beach is open from dawn to dusk at your own risk.
Public restrooms are located at 1st, 6th, 12th, 34th and 59th Street beach as well as the Music Pier at Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk. There is a privately owned bathhouse with showers and changing rooms at 13th and Ocean Avenue - 609.399.7121
Dogs are not allowed on the beach from May 1 through September. Dogs are permitted on the beach from October 1 - April 30 on a leash and you must clean up after your dog(s)
Alcoholic beverages are forbidden on the beach at any time. Ocean City is a dry town and no public alcohol consumption is allowed.
The 7th Street and 16th Street beaches are a surfing beaches plus a newly designated Gardens beach - Waverly Boulevard.
Sailing beaches are 23rd Street,
39th Street, 41st Street, 57th Street and Morningside Road
Ocean City beaches are clean, well guarded and the ocean is crystal clear.
FYI - Public access to restrooms are located at the Music Pier (Moorlyn Ave), 1st Street, 6th Street, 12th Street, 34th Street and 59th Street for your convenience
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