Are dogs allowed on the beach?

Dog are only permitted at the dog beach between Pershing and Custer streets. Dogs must be on a leash until they are in the dog beach area. Dog beach is free Monday - Thursday from 9am to 5pm and on Friday through Sunday from 9am to 3pm. These hours may be extended based on Lifeguard staffing.

A paid daily pass or 6 month pass is required to use Dog Beach on Friday through Sunday from 3pm to 7pm. During Daylight Saving Time these hours are from 4pm to 8pm.

Daily Pass

  • $5.00 per dog, per day (Hollywood Residents)
  • $10.00 per dog, per day (Non-Residents)

6 Month Pass

  • $30.00 per dog (Hollywood Residents)
  • $60.00 per dog (Non-Residents)

Passes may be purchased:

Between Pershing & Custer Street (preferred purchase location) , or at the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Administrative Office, 1405 S. 28th Ave Hollywood, FL. Credit Card ONLY - No Cash or Money Orders Accepted and Identification is Required.

Dog Beach Rules 

  • Owners are legally responsible for their dog(s) at all times
  • Owners must control their dog(s) at all times
  • Owners are responsible for waste cleanup
  • Dogs must have a current rabies tag
  • Dogs must be leashed anywhere outside Dog Beach
  • City is not responsible for injury or damage
  • Use and enjoy the dog beach at your own risk
  • Help keep the beach clean.  Clean up after yourself 
  • Park Rangers and Lifeguards are authorized to advise any person or dog to leave these premises 

Lightning is a severe hazard. Immediately exit the beach when lightning is observed and/or thunder is heard.


  • Sick Dogs
  • Dogs in heat
  • Aggressive Dogs 
  • Other Animals 
  • Alcohol
  • Glass containers
  • Fireworks
  • Whistles
  • Balloons
  • Polystyrene
  • Single-use plastic
Please help keep our beach clean - bring along a doggie bag! For additional information, please call 954.921.3404.
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