We Cover the Waterfront!
Westford Recreation oversees two public beaches: Forge Beach and Edwards Beach. Forge Beach, located in Forge Village, can be reached by an access road running between Stony Brook and the railroad tracks off of Rt. 225 (Pleasant Street). Edwards Beach at Nabnasset Lake is located at the end of Williams Avenue off of Plain Road.
Look for lunch and delicious snacks at the beach concession stand, Monday-Sunday, 10:30-5:30 P.M.
Season 2018: June 17- August 25
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Westford Residents are free, but must have proof of residency. Nonresidents are $5 per
person, per day. Three and under, and 65 and over are free. Nonresidents may purchase a
season pass at the beaches for $75 for a family of five.
Please note: only Coast Guard approved flotation devices in good and serviceable condition may be used at Westford Town Beaches. The PFD (Personal Flotation Device) must be the appropriate size for the intended user. No lifeguards will be on duty.
Town of Westford Season Beach Pass
Beach passes for non-residents are available during summer beach season. Learn More>
Every Week is Art at the Beach (For all ages!)
Parks & Recreation offers a selection of arts & craft projects every Monday through Friday,
from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. *Supplies can be purchased at the Parks & Recreation
Concession Stand. Need assistance - just ask us, we are available to help. For All Ages! Available at both Forge Pond and Edwards Beach.
Ceramics*: Paint a ceramic piece of your choice. Choose from a variety of styles.
Price Range $3-$10.
Sand Art*: Design your own work of art with colored sand and a bottle of your choice.
Price Range $2-$5.
Tie-Dye*: Have fun designing your own t-shirt with a variety of great tie-dye colors.
• Bring your own shirt. Fee: $2 (tie-dye included)
• Purchase a shirt. Fee: $5 (tie-dye included)
*While Supplies Last.
Friday MOVIE Night at the Beach
During summer beach season, Friday night movies start at dusk and alternate between Edwards Beach and Forge Beach. Enjoy this GREAT selection of contemporary family friendly movies for FREE. No food or drink may be brought in for the movie, but the concession stand will be open. Bring a blanket, chair, and bug spray. 2018 dates to be announced.