Pack your car for the Dog Beach of Hollywood, Florida! Bring an umbrella, towels, sunscreen, bug spray, a cooler filled with snacks and water, all the friends you can fit in a car, a garbage bag or two, and if you are bringing your pup, do not forget a pooper scooper! However, the park is only open on weekends.
When summertime hits you want fun in the sun, and so does your dog. Take your pooch to the Dog Beach of Hollywood and soak up the rays, splash in the water, and play in the sand. This off-leash dog-friendly beach is a popular spot for people and their pups to play.
This beach lets you enjoy the sun and gives your pup a chance to make other four-legged friends. The soft sand is fun to run on and dig, but make sure you fill in any holes your pup makes. The water is a beautiful blue with waves and is just right for running to the shoreline to get paws wet.
The Dog Beach of Hollywood, Florida encourages owners to take responsibility for their pets. All dogs must wear their rabies tag, respond to their owner, not be aggressive, and all owners must pick up after their dogs. Owners and dogs who do not follow these rules may be asked to leave.
There is parking on the streets near the beach, however, do not leave any valuables in your car. To enter the park, you must pay a fee to the park ranger. For residents of Hollywood, Florida, it is $5/day per dog, per day or a six-month pass is $30 per dog. Non-residents will pay $10/day per dog, per day or a six-month pass is $60 per dog.
Be sure to bring your license as proof of your residency. The Dog Beach of Hollywood, Florida is located between Custer Street and Pershing Street. You will know you are at the right beach if you see a sign that reads "Welcome to the Dog Beach of Hollywood, Florida."