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Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Beach 3 St. to Beach 153 St. and Boardwalk to Atlantic Ocean.

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From surfers to swimmers to the Ramones, everyone wants to "hitch a ride to Rockaway Beach." Rockaway Beach is a year-round resource for residents all along the Rockaway peninsula, and it comes alive each summer from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend with millions of visitors.

Beach goers can enjoy the sand and water, the variety of concessions, and the city's only legal surfing beach, located between 67-69 Street and 87-92 Street. Rockaway Beach is also home to a variety of playgrounds and other outdoor activities.

Events

Rockaway! Exhibit from MoMA PS1: The Surf Club

Rockaway!, a free public arts festival sponsored by the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy (JBRPC) to celebrate...

Directions to Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Weather

  • Mon
    Heavy Rain
    84°F
  • Mon
    Heavy Rain
    85°F
  • Tue
    Slight Chc Thunderstorms
    88°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    88°F

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