Beach Tags

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Beach Tags are required for all beachgoers ages 12 and older and are in effect from the first weekend in June through Labor Day each year. Seasonal tags cost $35 ($30 if purchased by May 31). Weekly tags ($20) will be available at the locations listed in the link above (except the Knight Building), at booths on the boardwalk, and from tag inspectors on the beach. Daily tags ($10) are available from inspectors on the beach. Weekly and daily tags are not available for pre-season purchases.

Military Tags: Free seasonal tags are available to veterans and active military members. Remember to have proper military identification to receive your free tag(s). Veterans receive free tags (veteran only). Active military members, spouses and immediate children up to age 23 also are eligible to receive free tags.