La Playita / the beach in Perth Amboy is free and open to the public. Come enjoy our beautiful beaches and free parking along Sadowski Parkway. The beaches extend from High St to the end of Second St.
During the summer there are public rest rooms along the Perth Amboy waterfront. There are also ice cream trucks and food trucks.
There is an excellent beach walk/run with exercise equipment stops along the waterfront. You can enjoy a beautiful waterfront run/walk for a mile going from the end of Second St to the end of Water St. Residents and visitors to Perth Amboy enjoy this great public space.
Recently, Perth Amboy has been holding bonfires at the beach and movies at the beach. These are wonderful events not to be missed! In addition, plans are in the works for swimmable beaches. Testing has shown clean water quality, improvements made through environmental initiatives. The waters in Perth Amboy are cleaner than many popular beaches down the shore. These results are documented by the Raritan River Keeper and other environmental agencies.