Southport Beach

1505 Pequot Avenue, Southport
 

Beaches will be open with the following restrictions Saturday, May 23, 2020.

  • Parking Lots at Jennings, Penfield, Sasco, and Southport will be open from 8:00am - 8:00pm to Fairfield Residents with a valid 2020 Fairfield Resident Beach Sticker with reduced capacity.
  • 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.
  • No groups larger than five will be allowed.
  • Playgrounds are closed.
  • No grilling.
  • 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 and a concession stand that sells food during the beach season. 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.