Harbor Island Park Beach & Parking (Spring & Summer 2021)

Updated April 15, 2021

Season Pass Sales Location, Info, Times

Harbor Island Park Seasonal Beach and Parking Passes are scheduled to go on sale on Monday, May 3, 2021. Individuals interested in purchasing a seasonal beach and/or parking pass can do so in person, Monday to Friday, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the Recreation Office located in the Stephen E. Johnston Beach Pavilion at Harbor Island Park.

2021 Beach Fees
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Village of Mamaroneck residents are required to provide a recent utility bill to prove residency, a driver’s license or state issued ID to prove identity, and the vehicle registration for the vehicle which they wish to register (parking permits only). Beach passes and Parking permits may be purchased by check or credit card ONLY. (There is a $2.50 service charge for credit card payments.) At this time, CASH is not accepted.

In order to expedite the process, we encourage individuals applying for a beach pass and/or parking permit to download the application form, print it out, and complete it before visiting the Stephen E. Johnston Beach Pavilion at Harbor Island Park.

Click here to download the 2021 Beach Pass and Parking Permit Application Form.  


Stephen E. Johnston Beach at Harbor Island Park

The Stephen E. Johnston Beach at Harbor Island Park will open for the Summer 2021 Season on Friday, May 28, 2021 (the Friday before Memorial Day weekend). The Beach will be staffed every day, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., until Monday, September 6, 2021 (Labor Day). When the beach is not staffed outside of these hours, the beach gate will remain open for all to enjoy the waterfront. The following guidelines are in place:

  • The beach’s maximum capacity is 300 patrons.
  • The beach water is OPEN for swimming between 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. when lifeguards are on duty. The no swimming rules will be enforced before 9:00 a.m. and after 5:30 p.m.
  • The outdoor shower next to the beach gate is open.
  • Harbor Island Park Restrooms are open. Please note the following guidelines:
    • No more than two (2) individuals or one (1) family are allowed in the beach restroom area at any given time.
    • Beach restrooms will be open to beach users/staff only.
    • Face masks are required while in the beach restroom areas.
    • Indoor shower facilities will remain closed.
  • The Spray Ground will be open to the PUBLIC on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays ONLY. Please note the following:
    • Individuals must maintain a distance of at least six feet from other individuals at all times, unless they are members of the same household or family unit.
    • Face coverings are not permitted to be worn by individuals while they are in the water or Spray Ground.
    • The Spray Ground is open exclusively to campers in the Village of Mamaroneck Day Camp (while camp is in-session) on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.
  • The beach is open to VILLAGE OF MAMARONECK RESIDENTS ONLY on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Outside these days and times, the beach is open to residents and non-residents alike.
  • SOCIAL DISTANCING (approximately 6 feet or 2 meters) will be enforced. Patrons will be asked to leave the beach if they do not adhere to beach rules and social distancing requirements.

IMPORTANT: The Village of Mamaroneck can only keep its parks and beach open if the public follows SOCIAL DISTANCING requirements.

If the public cannot comply with social distancing requirements, then the Village will be forced to close its public parks –
including the Stephen E. Johnston Beach.

SOCIAL DISTANCING (approximately 6 feet or 2 meters)
KEEPS OUR PARKS OPEN

  • ​​​​​Patrons are urged to wear face masks as per New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.17. which states, “any individual who is over age two and able to medically tolerate a face-covering shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a mask or cloth face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain, or when not maintaining, social distance.”

Harbor Island Parking

Daily Parking tickets are available for purchase via three (3) Pay-and-Display Parking Machines inside Harbor Island Park: two machines are located in the East Basin (parking island near the playground) and the third machine is located in the West Basin (adjacent to the outdoor tennis court). Park patrons must pay at either of these machines (credit card only) and place receipt on car dash. Seasonal parking pass holders should display their parking placard on the rear-view mirror. (In order to expedite the process, we encourage individuals applying for a parking permit to download the application form, print it out, and complete it before visiting the Stephen E. Johnston Pavilion. Click here to download the 2021 Beach Pass and Parking Permit application form. )

2021 Parking Fees
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