Public Beaches

Current Status

Open with Restrictions

The two public beaches within City of Miami limits are open with restrictions.

  • North Point Beach
  • Historic Virginia Key Beach on Virginia Key.

Rules for Beach Use:

  • Do not use beach if you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19
  • Face masks are required when entering/exiting the beach; when walking around the beach and paths; and when utilizing the bathroom
  • Stay at least 6ft away from any beach user not from your household
  • No groups of more than 10 people 
  • No special events or parties (group picnics are also prohibited)
  • No organized group activities, sports or athletic activities with two or more people (ex: no volleyball, soccer, frisbee or paddle ball)
  • No use of group facilities in beach parks (ex: changing rooms, picnic pavilions or playgrounds)
  • Swimming conditions depend on daily surf conditions found on the lifeguard tower

Prohibited beach activities include:

  • No sharing of equipment outside of individuals in your household
  • No canopies or tents
  • No dogs or pets on the beach
  • No glass bottles
  • No fishing
  • No alcohol