Town offices will be closed Friday, July 3rd.

7.2 FAIRFIELD TOWN UPDATE

Health Department COVID Page

Southport Beach

1505 Pequot Avenue, Southport
 

Beaches are open with the following restrictions as of Saturday, May 23, 2020.

  • Parking Lots at Jennings, Penfield, Sasco, and Southport will be open from 8:00am - 11:00pm to Fairfield Residents with a valid 2020 Fairfield Resident Beach Sticker.
  • As of Friday June 19, 2020, Jennings Beach will sell up to two hundred (200) Daily Parking Passes
  • Lifeguards will be on duty at all open beaches (10:00am - 6:00pm Weekends only until June 22)
  • Residents will be permitted to sit on the beach with blankets and chairs.  Blankets should be 15' away from other blankets/chairs.
  • When a six-foot distance is unavoidable, face coverings are required to be worn.
  • Outdoor groups are limited to one hundred (100) people
  • Playgrounds are open as of June 20, 2020.
  • Decisions to close will be made in conjunction with local law enforcement and the Health Department.

 

About 2.5 acres in size, Southport Beach is a tiny, quiet beach property that includes bathroom facilities. Lifeguards are on duty during the summer months.

Southport Beach is free and open to the public, however from Memorial Day Saturday to Labor Day only residents with a beach sticker are permitted to park in the lot.  There are no daily fees.