Town offices will be closed Friday, July 3rd.


Health Department COVID Page

Beach Parking Lot Capacity

This site will be updated with "live" capacity estimates throughout the day. The percentage below reflects occupied spots.

Today is July 4, 2020

8am- 11pm  10:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 4:00pm 6:00pm
Jennings Beach  40%  90%  FULL  FULL  FULL
Sasco Beach  60%  FULL  FULL  FULL  FULL
Lake Mohegan  15%  40%  50%  40%  30%
Penfield Beach  75%  FULL  FULL  FULL  FULL
Jennings Beach Daily Parking   95  FULL  FULL  FULL  FULL
Passes Remaining (max 150)

These locations are currently open for walking only for Fairfield residents who have a 2020 Beach Sticker or Valid Fairfield drivers license at Lake Mohegan. 

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 one 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 reopened as of June 20, 2020.
  • Grills are not available.
  • Dogs at LAKE MOHEGAN must be leashed. (No Dogs allowed on other beaches)
  • Decisions to close will be made in conjunction with local law enforcement and the Health Department.