Main Beach

At end of Ocean Avenue off Montauk Highway East Hampton, NY 631-324-0074

A baby plays in the sand at Main

(Credit: Newsday/Nina Ruggiero)

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Seasonal parking permits: free for residents; seasonal parking permits for nonresidents cost $400 (sold out for 2017). Daily parking: $40 Mon.-Fri., except holidays, available only at Georgica and main Beaches. Permits are issued at Main Beach in season and Village Hall (weekdays). Village limits the number of nonresident permits issued to 3,100. Details: 631-324-4150.


Food stand, beach pavilion, lockers (fee, sold out for 2017), showers and restrooms


300 feet on ocean


10 a.m.-5 p.m.weekends only Memorial Day-June 30, then daily through Labor Day, then weekends only through mid-Sept.

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