Beach Department

  1. Old Silver Beach

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  2. 2017 Beach Parking Sticker Sales

    Summer is on the way! Beach Parking Stickers are available for purchase 7 days a week at the Surf Drive Bathhouse from 9am - 4pm until Labor Day CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED! Read on...
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Beach Parking Sticker Sales

  • The hours for Town of Falmouth Beach Parking Sticker sales for 2017 are now 7 days a week from 9am-4pm at the Surf Drive Bathhouse until Labor Day!
  • CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED!

Mission Statement of the Beach Department


The Beach Department is responsible for maintaining and staffing 10 beaches in Falmouth, as well as selling resident and non-resident beach stickers. It also provides swimming lessons for children 4 years old and up, and conducts a lifeguard training class for children 15 years and older.

Employment


Those seeking a position in the Falmouth Beach Department should do the following:
  • Parking Attendants: Submit an application for employment to the Falmouth Personnel Department no later than April 1, interviews will be held later in the month of April.
  • Lifeguards: Submit an application for employment to the Falmouth Personnel Department not later than May 1, lifeguard tryouts will be held at the Hyannis (West Barnstable) YMCA on a Saturday during May. Applicants must have Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR, or be enrolled in an accredited training program to be allowed to participate in the tryouts.

Beach Hours

  • Parking attendants leave at 3:30 p.m. at pay beaches; 3:45 p.m. at sticker beaches.
  • Lifeguards leave at 5 p.m., locking the bathrooms.
  • The gates at all beaches, except Menauhant Beach (East) and Megansett, are locked at 10 p.m. Those 2 beaches are open 24 hours.
Town of Falmouth is Christians Law Compliant.  This link will help clarify the elements of Christians Law should you have question.
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/docs/dph/environmental/sanitation/mdph-christians-law-interim-guidance-2016.pdf

Beaches

  • Bristol Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Chapoquoit Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Falmouth Heights Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Grew's Pond: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Megansett Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Menauhant Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Old Silver Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Stoney Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Surf Drive Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Wood Neck Beach: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 days a week