Parks Dept

  • Location: Town Hall, 2nd Floor
  • Mailing: PO Box 1596, Edgartown, MA 02539
  • Phone: 508-627-6145
  • Fax: 508-627-6152
  • Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Please note: Alcohol is not allowed on the South Beach, Trustees locations, and Norton Point  This will be enforced this summer.

    Swim Lessons

    Swim lessons will be available this summer for children ages 3 - 10 at bend in the road beach. There will be 2 sessions, session 1 from July 1 - 19 (sold out) and session 2 from July 22 - Aug 9. Please click the link below to select your desired days/times for one of our sessions. If you have any questions, please call Jess McGroarty at 508-627-6145.

    Please click here to request registration for one of our swim lesson sessions.

    The Park and Recreation Commissioners are responsible for the following sites: South Beach, Bend in the Road at State Beach, Robinson Road Recreation area, WIlson's Landing, and Cannonball Park.

    Tennis Lessons

    Tennis Fees:
    $50 Summer Pass (Summer pass includes unlimited tennis and tennis lessons for kids ages 3 - 13) or $20/hour
    Tennis Lesson Schedule:
    Lessons will take place July 9, 2019 - August 23, 2019
    5 - 6 year olds: Mon & Wed 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    7 - 8 year olds: Mon & Wed 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    9 - 10 year olds: Tue & Thu 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    10 - 11 year olds: Tue & Thu 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    3 year olds: Fri 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    4 year olds: Fri 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    5 year olds: 13 year olds Fun Fridays 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Adult Tennis Round Robin:
    Fridays 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Adult Bocce:
    Saturdays from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM at the baseball field

South Beach & Bend in the Road Beach

The lifeguards are on duty from 9am-5pm starting June 28 until September 2. The beaches close at midnight.

The beaches do not allow alcohol, organized parties or open fires. No dogs are allowed on the beach.

As a safety precaution we ask that no holes be dug on the beach as they can become very dangerous.

Beach wheelchairs are available on a first come, first serve basis and are located at the lifeguard shack at right fork July 1- September 2. Beach wheelchairs are available at Bend in the Road beach at the lifeguard stand from July 1 - September 2.

Lost and found for the Bend in the Road beach is the lifeguard stand. Lost and found for South Beach is the lifeguard shack located at right fork. Items turned in will be held for two weeks, and then dropped off at the Edgartown Police Department.

Portable toilets are available at South Beach from June 28 - Sept 3.

Robinson Road Recreation Area

The Recreation area is open and staffed from July 1st- August 31st from 8am- 7pm and runs on a “drop in” basis. The Recreation Area is free for everyone to use.

Dogs and alcohol are not allowed at the Recreation Area.

Portable toilets are available from June 30th- August 31st.

To participate in our basketball program or tennis or swim lessons, please purchase a resident card from the staff @ the Robinson Road Rec area after July 1st 2019.

Basketball Program

Register in person at the Robinson Road Recreation Area

Beach Stickers

Trustees of Reservation run Norton Point and beach stickers are available at the entrance to Norton Point or by calling the Trustees of Reservations at 508.639.7392

Please call the park Department with any questions. 508.627.6145