Beaches

Beaches

Parks, Facilities, and Program Update

Parks and Facilities Closed

Currently all Tampa Parks and Recreation parks and facilities. Additionally, all activities and events are canceled until further notice.

Boat ramps are still open at the following locations:

  • Ballast Point Park
  • Lowry Park
  • Picnic Island Park

For the latest information, we encourage you to sign up for notifications by texting "TampaReady" or "TampaLista" to 888-777.

We manage four beaches located along the shores of Tampa Bay, including:

Beach hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset.

Park Rules and Regulations

Healthy Beaches

Hillsborough County Florida Health

Tampa's beach water is monitored by the Florida Department of Health as part of the Florida Healthy Beaches Program to more accurately determine whether beaches are safe for recreational uses such as swimming.

If you are planning a trip to one of Tampa's beaches, which include Ben T. Davis, Picnic Island, Cypress Point or Davis Islands, please check the Florida Healthy Beaches website for the latest test results.