Parking in most area of Nahant requires a Parking Sticker.
For visitors wishing to use our beaches, there is public parking at Long Beach which is the beach on your left as you enter Nahant via the Causeway. This beach is operated by the DCR and open year round, dawn to dusk. There is a fee for parking at Long Beach, 8 AM to 6 PM, May – September
Parking Stickers are for use by residents whose car(s) is registered and garaged (pay excise tax) in Nahant. The sticker is required to park in the lots/spaces around town.
The lots are located at…
- The low-lands/Short Beach
- Northeastern/Canoe Beach
- Town Wharf lot
- Bailey’s Hill designated spots
A vehicle license plate number must be supplied for each sticker purchased. A valid vehicle registration is required to purchase a sticker.
Winter parking ban goes into effect December 21 – March 20 between the hours of 12AM-6AM. All vehicles parked on the street and sidewalks during this period are subject to parking tickets, and the vehicle being towed at the owner’s expense. Resident’s may apply for the winter parking sticker which upon approval will be permitted to park on the streets during the winter parking ban, unless a pending snow storm is in effect.
Click here to visit the Nahant Police Winter Parking page for current schedule and details.