Sharon Beach/Boat/Student Passes

Below is the online application for Sharon Summer 2019 Beach Passes.   Passes may be purchased online by filling out and submitting this online application on or after April 1, 2019 at 10:00 AM.   Please first answer whether you are a Sharon resident or non-resident.   Please be sure to provide all required information with the application.   Once you have successfully submitted your application, you will receive an email notification of your order.   Upon verification of your information, you will receive an email that your order has been successfully processed.   If you have any questions regarding the available passes or the ordering process, please call us at (508) 381-5456.

NEW! Hours of Operation:

Veterans Memorial Park Beach:
Pre-Season: Memorial Day- Last Day of School, Weekends Only, 11am-6pm Season: Last Day of School-August 18th, Weekdays, 10am-7pm Weekends, 9am-7pm

Community Center Beach: Last Day of School- August 12th Weekdays 12pm-6:45pm, Weekends 10:15am-6:45pm

Purchasing Beach Passes
Passes may be purchased beginning online after April 1st after 10:00am. To purchase a pass for Veterans’ Memorial Park Beach (4 Beach Street), you MUST be a resident. Residents may use either Veterans’ Memorial Park Beach or Community Center Beach. At time of purchase, you will be asked for your license which will be used to verify residency.

Non-residents may purchase passes for Community Center Beach ONLY (219 Massapoag Avenue). Once you have successfully submitted your application, information will be verified and you will receive an email notification of your order.

If you are ordering the pass during the beach season please PRINT your confirmation email and put it on your dashboard as your temporary pass. This will allow entry for your vehicle for one week to allow for your passes to be mailed to your home.

Beach Pass Definitions
Adult: Anyone between the ages of 18-61
Reduced: Children Ages 7-17, Handicap, Adults 62+
Student: Jr. or Sr. attending Sharon High School

Visiting Our Beach
To park inside Veterans’ Memorial Park Beach gate or Community Center Lot, you must have a valid parking pass. Parking passes must match your vehicles license plate and be displayed on your rear view mirror. The parking tag allows entrance for everyone in your vehicle.

Walk-In pass holder must present your tag to the gate attendant for any guest ages 7 and up wishing to access town beaches. Walk-In guests may park at Sharon High School or the upper lot at the Community Center.

Day passes are sold at both locations onsite by credit card only. Cash/checks are not accepted by our gate attendants. Please bring a valid Mastercard, Visa, Discover or American Express. Families can opt to purchase a daily walk-in pass or daily car pass at either location. Season passes must be purchased online.

Boating at Lake Massapoag
Boat Ramp Permits allow use of the Town Boat Ramp to launch your boat and park in the boat ramp lot. Boat Ramp Permits are to be issued in pairs, one sticker to be placed on the boat and one sticker to be placed on the vehicle ,rear passenger window. All boat owners launching boats into Lake Massapoag are required to read and understand the DCR Massachusetts Lakes and Ponds Program Flyer concerning invasive species. Boat owners are required to properly inspect their vessel upon entrance and exit from Lake Massapoag. Gate attendants will be on hand during beach operating hours to also ensure there are no weeds or invasive species on your boat. Failure to adhere to requirements may result in the suspension or revocation of your ability to use your boat in Lake Massapoag.

Non-motorized, non-trailered boats that are transported to the beach by car do not require a Boat Ramp Permit. If vehicles have a season pass sticker, they may park in their car in the lot and launch their non-motorized watercraft outside our swim area. If not, they may unload/load their watercraft in the boat launch area and move their vehicle to Sharon High School parking lot.

* The Town of Sharon does not permit any jet propelled watercraft in Lake Massapoag.
* All motorboats must be 60 horsepower or less.
* Personal floatation devices are required.

REMINDER: In accordance with Massachusetts Boating Law 323 CMR 2.07: Operation, Section (1) Distance, (c) Motorboats, shall not be operated: (2) within 75 feet of the seaward boundary of a public or private swimming beach, if designated by markers, floats or otherwise.

One Day Boat Ramp Passes
can be purchased online for $10 each. When purchasing your one day boat ramp pass, select the date for which your pass will apply. All one day boat ramp pass sales are final. To properly screen boat passes to ensure they are registered, please purchase online at least two business days in advance. Once you have successfully submitted your application, you will receive an email notification of your order. Upon verification of your information, you will receive an email that will contain your receipt pass. Please retain this receipt to show the gate attendant.

Student Parking Passes
Students may park at Veterans’ Memorial Park Beach during the school year with a displayed parking permit. A driver’s license number is required for proof of residency. Vehicle license plates are necessary when applying for each car pass purchased. Student parking passes are only valid from the date of purchase through the last day of the school year.

Kayak
If you wish to apply for a kayak storage spot for the season, please visit www.sharonrec.com. Only one vessel is permitted per slot. Once you register, you will get an email from the Sharon Recreation Department confirming times to pick up your sticker. Stickers must be affixed to the front of your personal watercraft before storing at the lake. Slots are randomly assigned. You will need to visit the department during normal operating business hours to pick up your sticker and return the completed Indemnification Form. Kayaks must be removed for the season by October 15th.

Frequently Asked Questions
Online Summer 2019 Beach Pass Application Form
* REQUIRED INFORMATION
First, tell us if you are a resident of the Town of Sharon and whether or not you are purchasing one day beach passes.

Are you a Sharon Resident? *
Are you purchasing one day beach passes?

(Click "No" if you are purchasing one day boat ramp passes.)




Mailing Name: *
Mailing Address: *
Mailing City: * State: Zipcode:
Home Phone: *    (example: 7815551234)
Work Phone:    (example: 7815551234)
Cell Phone:    (example: 7815551234)
Email Address: *
Email Address (again): *



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE
To park inside the Veterans Memorial park beach or Community center beach lot, you must have
a valid car tag displayed on your vehicle. The car tag allows entrance for every person in your vehicle.
Walk-in pass holders must present tag to the gate attendant for guests ages 7
and up wishing to access town beaches.



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
Seasonal Beach Walk In Passes
Adult Walk In Pass (18-61) $ 20.00 $ 0.00
Reduced Walk In Pass (62+, Veteran, Handicap, Child 7-17) $ 15.00 $ 0.00
Seasonal Beach Parking Passes
Adult Car Parking Pass $ 80.00 $ 0.00
Reduced Car Parking Pass $ 45.00 $ 0.00
Purple Heart/Disabled Veteran Pass FREE $ 0.00

Other Parking Passes
Student 2018-2019 Parking Pass $ 75.00 $ 0.00
Resident 2019 Boat Ramp Pass $ 75.00 $ 0.00
One Day Boat Ramp Pass $ 10.00 $ 0.00



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE
To park inside the Veterans Memorial park beach or Community center beach lot, you must have
a valid car tag displayed on your vehicle. The car tag allows entrance for every person in your vehicle.
Walk-in pass holders must present tag to the gate attendant for guests ages 7
and up wishing to access town beaches.



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
Seasonal Beach Walk In Passes
Non-Resident Adult Pass $ 40.00 $ 0.00
Non-Resident Reduced Pass (62+, Veteran, Handicap, Child 7-17) $ 30.00 $ 0.00

Seasonal Beach Parking Passes
Non-Resident Adult Car Parking Pass $ 160.00 $ 0.00
Non-Resident Reduced Car Parking Pass $ 90.00 $ 0.00

Other Parking Passes
Nonresident 2019 Boat Ramp Pass $ 75.00 $ 0.00
One Day Boat Ramp Pass $ 10.00 $ 0.00



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
These passes are currently not available. Please check back during the beach season.



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
These passes are currently not available. Please check back during the beach season.



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
These passes are currently not available. Please check back during the beach season.



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
Beach Walk In Passes
One-Day Individual Pass (Ages 7+) $ 4.00 $ 0.00
One-Day Car Pass $ 20.00 $ 0.00



PLEASE SELECT THE ITEMS YOU WISH TO PURCHASE



DescriptionCost Per QuantityAmount
Beach Walk In Passes
Non-Resident One-Day Individual Pass (Ages 7+) $ 8.00 $ 0.00
Non-Resident One-Day Car Pass $ 30.00 $ 0.00



PLEASE PROVIDE ALL OF THE REQUESTED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BELOW.



Residency Status: Enter the driver's license # of the person claiming residency status.
(Also used to establish Senior or Handicap discount eligibility.)
Your Driver's License Number: *



Purple Heart/Disabled Veteran: Please upload documentation affirming your status.
Purple Heart/Disabled Veteran Documentation: *



Car Pass: Enter the license plate number(s) for your vehicles that will be covered on this pass.
(Note: For Memorial Park Beach vehicles must be registered in Sharon.)
License Plate #1: * License Plate #2:
If the registered owner of either vehicle is different than the Mailing Name above, please list the vehicle owner's name below.
Vehicle #1 Registered Owner:
Vehicle #2 Registered Owner:
License Plate #3: * License Plate #4:
If the registered owner of either vehicle is different than the Mailing Name above, please list the vehicle owner's name below.
Vehicle #3 Registered Owner:
Vehicle #4 Registered Owner:



Boat Information: How many boats you will bring that are not covered by a boat pass.
Boats not covered by a boat pass:



Additional Car Pass: Enter the license plate number(s) for your vehicles that will be covered on this pass.
Check here if the primary license plate numbers will be listed on the additional pass:
(Note: Vehicles must be registered in Sharon.)
If the registered owner of either vehicle is different than the Mailing Name above, please list the vehicle owner's name below.



Student Car Pass: Enter the license plate number(s) for your vehicles that will be covered on this pass.
(Note: Vehicles must be registered in Sharon.)
License Plate: * Secondary License Plate:



Invasive Weed Disclaimer: Please read and acknowledge the notice below.

You acknowledge that you have read and understand the DCR Massachusetts Lakes and Ponds
Program flyer
. You agree to properly inspect your vessel upon entrance and exiting of
Lake Massapoag. You acknowledge that failure to adhere to these requirements may result
in the suspension or revocation of your Boat Ramp Pass.

I have read and acknowledge the above notice: *



Boat Pass: Enter the following information for the boat and vehicle that will be covered by this pass.
(Note: Boats cannot have engines over 60 horsepower.)
Boat Motorized: * Boat Type: *
(If this is a motorized boat, you must include the registration and horsepower.)
Boat Registration: Horsepower:
Enter the license plate number(s) of the vehicle that will be towing the boat and the boat trailer.
(Note: If requesting residency status, the trailer or tow vehicle must be registered in Sharon.)
Tow Vehicle License Plate: * Trailer License Plate:



Invasive Weed Disclaimer: Please read and acknowledge the notice below.

You acknowledge that you have read and understand the DCR Massachusetts Lakes and Ponds
Program flyer
. You agree to properly inspect your vessel upon entrance and exiting of
Lake Massapoag. You acknowledge that failure to adhere to these requirements may result
in the suspension or revocation of your Boat Ramp Pass.

I have read and acknowledge the above notice: *



One Day Boat Pass: Enter the following information for the boat and vehicle that will be covered by this pass.
(Note: Boats cannot have engines over 60 horsepower.)
Boat Motorized: * Boat Type: *
(If this is a motorized boat, you must include the registration and horsepower.)
Boat Registration: Horsepower:
Enter the license plate number(s) of the vehicle that will be towing the boat and the boat trailer.
(Note: If requesting residency status, the trailer or tow vehicle must be registered in Sharon.)
Tow Vehicle License Plate: * Trailer License Plate:



Date of Use: Enter your date of use. Your boat ramp pass is good only for this date.
Once submitted, this date cannot be changed.
Date of Use: *



Kayak Rack Permit: Enter the information regarding your kayak.
Kayak Make: *
Kayak Model:
Kayak Color: *
As a kayak owner and Sharon resident, I have read and will comply with all Recreation Department policies regarding the storage of my kayak. I understand that my vessel must be clearly marked and properly stored on my assigned rack only. Furthermore, I hereby release and discharge the Town, its employees and agents from any and all claims of vandalism or theft of my kayak.
Read and agree to: *



Date of Use: Enter your date of use. Your passes are good only for this date.
Once submitted, this date cannot be changed.
Date of Use: *



Credit / Debit Card Information:
If you are issued the pass(es), you will be charged     $ 0.00
(Note that that your credit card will list TOWN OF SHARON as the merchant for this charge.)

Type: * Number: * Expires: * CVV: * ??

Enter your credit card billing information.   Check if your billing information is the same as above:
Billing Name: *
Billing Address: *
Billing City: * State: Zipcode:



Live Support
Multilingual
If you have any questions, please call City Hall Systems (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) at 508-381-5456
or email us at SharonBeach@CityHallSystems.com.



Sharon, Massachusetts · 219 Massapoag Avenue, Sharon, MA 02067 · tel:(781) 784-1530 · fax:(781) 784-1532