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.
Season: June 18-August 25
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
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 are available for non-residents - Learn More>
Every Week is Fun at the Beach Week (For all ages!):
Westford Parks & Recreation offers a variety of fun activities at Edwards and Forge Beaches every Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Activities include: Ceramics, Fun with Bubbles, Sand Art, Beach Games, Tie Dye, and more.
Check out the Fun at the Beach SUMMER SCHEDULE detailing daily events at both Forge and Edwards Beach.
Friday MOVIE Night at the Beach.
This GREAT selection of contemporary family friendly movies is free.
Movies will be held on Fridays starting at dusk.
At Edwards Beach: June 23, July 14, August 4
At Forge Beach: June 30, July 28, August 18
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.
Paddle Board at Edwards and Forge - Learn More>
Join the stand up paddle boarding phenomena at Forge Pond and Edwards Beach.
Swimming Instruction at Edwards Beach and East Boston Camps Site - Learn More>
Enjoy swim lessons with our experienced instructors in Westford's great outdoors.